Cultures and Globalization: Heritage, Memory and Identity / Edition 1

Cultures and Globalization: Heritage, Memory and Identity / Edition 1

Pub. Date:
SAGE Publications

Hardcover - Rent for

Select a Purchase Option
  • purchase options
    $137.52 $180.00 Save 24% Current price is $137.52, Original price is $180. You Save 24%.
  • purchase options


Cultures and Globalization: Heritage, Memory and Identity / Edition 1

Bringing together a truly global range of scholars, this volume explores heritage, memory, and identity through a diverse set of subjects, including heritage sites, practices of memorialization, museums, sites of contestation, and human rights.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780857023896
Publisher: SAGE Publications
Publication date: 03/30/2011
Series: Cultures and Globalization Series
Pages: 440
Product dimensions: 7.40(w) x 9.60(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

PART I: CONFIGURATIONS OF HERITAGE, MEMORY, IDENTITY Foreword - Pierre Nora Introduction - Yudhishthir Raj Isar, Dacia Viejo-Rose & Helmut Anheier GLOBAL APPROACHES
1. The Role of Narratives in Commemoration: Remembering as Mediated Action - James Wertsch & Doc Billingsley
2. UNESCO and Heritage: Global Doctrine and the Economy of Prestige - Yudhishthir Raj Isar
3. Destruction and Reconstruction of Heritage: Impacts on Memory and Identity - Dacia Viejo-rose
4. The Political Economies of Heritage - Tim Winter
5. Unsettling the national: Heritage and Diaspora - Ien Ang
6. Territorialization and the Politics of Autochthony - Jean-Pierre Warnier
7. Grassroots Memorials as Sites of Heritage Creation - Cristina Sánchez Carretero & Carmen Ortiz
8. Sites of Conscience: Heritage of and for Human Rights - Liz Ševčenko
9. 'Not just a place': Culture and the Environment - Benjamin Morris REGIONAL REALITIES
10. Living Sacred Heritage and 'Authenticity' in South Asia - Jagath Weerasinghe
11. A Contested Site of Memory: the Preah Vihear Temple - Aurel Croissant & Paul Wesley Chambers
12. Memory and Identity as Elements of Heritage Tourism in Southern Africa - Susan Keitumetse, Laura McAtackney & Gobopaone Senata
13. Multiple Heritages, Multiple Identities: the Southwest Indian Ocean - Rosabelle Boswell
14. Remembering and Forgetting Communist Cultural Production - Dragan Klaic
15. Post-Socialist Recollections: Identity and Memory in Former Yugoslavia - Zala Volcic
16. Contemporary Creativity and Heritage - Lucina Jiménez Lopéz FIELDS AND ISSUES
17. The manipulation of Memory and Heritage in Museums of Migration - Julie Thomas
18. Heritage, Memory, Debris: Sulukule, Don't Forget - Asu Aksoy & Kevin Robins
19. Knowing the City: Migrants Negotiating Materialiteis in Istanbul - Yael Navaro-Yashin
20. Divided Memories, Contested Histories: The Shifting Landscape in Japan - Akiko Hashimoto
21. Memorialization and the Rwandan Genocide: The Use of Theatre - Ananda Breed
22. Narrating Shared Identity - Brian Schiff, Carolina Porto de Andrade & Mathilde Toulemonde
23. Listening Voices: On Actualizing Memories - Esther Shalev-Gerz COMMENTARIES
24. Intangibles: Culture, Heritage and Identity - Henrietta L. Moore
25. From the Tower of Babel to the Ivory Tower - David Lowenthal PART II. INDICATOR SUITES

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See All Customer Reviews