Heritage, Memory and the Politics of Identity: New Perspectives on the Cultural Landscape

Heritage, Memory and the Politics of Identity: New Perspectives on the Cultural Landscape

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781409487203
Publisher: Ashgate Publishing Ltd
Publication date: 11/28/2012
Series: Heritage, Culture and Identity
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
File size: 4 MB

About the Author

Dr Niamh Moore is Lecturer at the School of Geography, Planning and Environmental Policy, University College Dublin, Republic of Ireland. Dr Yvonne Whelan is Lecturer in Human Geography at the School of Geographical Sciences, University of Bristol, UK.

Tadhg O'Keeffe, Iain Robertson, Tim Hall, Joanne Maddern, John Crowley, Mervyn Busteed, Paul Claval, Naimh M. Moore, Stephen F. Mills, João Luís Jesus Fernandes, Paulo Carvalho, Tim Winter.

Table of Contents

Contents: Preface; Part I Landscape, Memory and Identity: Landscape and memory: historiography, theory, methodology, Tadhg O'Keeffe; Memory, identity and the memorialization of conflict in the Scottish highlands, Iain Robertson and Tim Hall; The battle for Annie Moore: sculpting an Irish American identity at Ellis Island National Monument, Joanne Maddern; Constructing famine memory: the role of monuments, John Crowley; 'Fostered to trouble the next generation': contesting the ownership of the Martyrs commemoration ritual in Manchester 1888-1921, Mervyn Busteed. Part II The Politics of Heritage and the Cultural Landscape: Changing conceptions of heritage and landscape, Paul Claval; Valorizing urban heritage? Redevelopment in a changing city, Naimh M. Moore; Moving buildings and changing history, Stephen F. Mills; Military heritage, identity and development: a case study of Elvas, Portugal, João Luís Jesus Fernandes and Paulo Carvalho; Landscapes in the living memory: new year festivities at Angkor, Cambodia, Tim Winter; Index.

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