Extreme Heritage Management: The Practices and Policies of Densely Populated Islands

Extreme Heritage Management: The Practices and Policies of Densely Populated Islands

by Godfrey Baldacchino (Editor)



Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780857452597
Publisher: Berghahn Books, Incorporated
Publication date: 11/01/2011
Series: Space and Place , #6
Pages: 320
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

About the Author

Godfrey Baldacchino is Canada Research Chair (Island Studies) at the University of Prince Edward Island, Canada; visiting professor of sociology at the University of Malta; and the Executive Editor of Island Studies Journal.

Table of Contents

List of Figures and Tables

List of Acronyms and Abbreviations


Foreword: Georgraphy at Risk

Mark B. Lapping

Preface: Geography, Land Use Conflict and Heritage Management: The Instructive Role of Densely Populated Islands

Godfrey Baldacchino

Introduction: Vantage Points: Observations on the Emotional Geographies of Heritage

Elaine Stratford

Chapter 1. Prince Edward Island, Canada

Karen E. Lips

Chapter 2. Malta

Marguerite Camilleri, Monique Hili, Joseph Magro Conti, René Attard, Darrin Stevens, Marie Therese Gambin and Roberta Galea

Chapter 3. Guernsey, Channel Islands

Heather Sebire and Charles David

Chapter 4. Jersey, Channel Islands

John T. Renouf and Tim A. du Feu

Chapter 5. Corsica, France

Jean-Marie Furt, Marie-Antoinette Maupertuis and Dominique Prunetti

Chapter 6. Favignana, Italy

Eleonora Cassinelli

Chapter 7. Hawai'i, U.S.A.

Luciano Minerbi

Chapter 8. Majuro Atoll, Marshall Islands

Irene J. Taafaki, Caleb McClennen, Frank R. Thomas and John Bungitak

Chapter 9. The Bahamas

Heather Cover and Nicola Virgill

Chapter 10. San Andrés Island, Colombia

Marion Howard and Elizabeth Taylor

Conclusion: Lessons from Islands, or Islands as Miners' Canaries?

Stephen A. Royle

Notes on Contributors


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