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Conserving Culture

A NEW DISCOURSE ON HERITAGE (A Publication of the American Folklore Society. New Series)

by Mary Hufford

  • 48 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by University of Illinois Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sociology, Social Studies,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • History / United States / General,
  • Archaeology / Anthropology,
  • Ethnology,
  • Folklore,
  • Research,
  • Sociology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages272
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9514516M
    ISBN 100252063546
    ISBN 109780252063541


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This book examines issues of cultural conservation, which the contributors present as analogous to natural conservation. Their primary audience is the community of heritage professionals, which seem (not that surprisingly) to be a rather conservative bunch fascinated by the past.4/5(2).

Conserving Culture examines heritage protection in the United States and how it has been implemented in specific cases. Contributors challenge the division of heritage into nature, the built environment, and culture. They describe cultural conservation as an integrated process for resource planning and recommend supplanting the current4/5(4).

Conserving Culture examines heritage protection in the United States and how it has been implemented in specific cases. Contributors challenge the division of heritage into nature, the built environment, and culture. Conserving Cultures book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.

As the forests are felled, cultures are destroyed. In our technologica 4/5(2). Conserving Culture by Mary T. Hufford,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.4/5(4). Conserving Cultures is the first book to link nature and culture conservation.

The threat to nature is now well understood, how it relates to cultures is not. This book both describes and analyzes theoretically the danger to culture and proposes practical remedial measures.4/5(2). this is a book everyone who has any interest in the theory and history of our political cultur eshould read and digest.

It is a bit heavy going in places but the effort required to absorb the message is insignificant compared to the insight obtained.

There is real "meat" in this book that I have not found in any other comparable discussion. DavidCited by: 2. The Mahakam Lestari Foundation is dedicated to conserving culture through documentation, conservation, development, support and promotion of a number of Indonesia’s most important and revered cultural traditions, including the differing variety of wayang kulit shadow puppet theatre throughout Indonesia, and the dance, music, folklore and arts and crafts of the Dayak tribes of.

The Culture series is a science fiction series written by Scottish author Iain M. stories centre on the Culture, a utopian, post-scarcity space society of humanoids, aliens, and advanced artificial intelligences living in socialist habitats spread across the Milky Way galaxy.

The main theme of the novels is the dilemmas that an idealistic hyperpower faces in dealing with Author: Iain M. Banks. Conserving Cultures is the first book to link nature and culture conservation. The threat to nature is now well understood; how it relates to cultures is not.

This book both describes and analyzes theoretically the danger to culture and proposes practical remedial measures.

Book Description. New approaches to both cultural landscapes and historic urban landscapes increasingly recognize the need to guide future change, rather than simply protecting the fabric of the past. Challenging traditional notions of historic preservation, Conserving Cultural Landscapes takes a dynamic multifaceted approach to conservation.

It builds on the premise that a successful approach to urban and cultural landscape conservation recognizes cultural. Conserving Culture A New Discourse on Heritage. Conserving Culture examines heritage protection in the United States and how it has been implemented in specific cases.

Contributors challenge the division of heritage into nature, the built environment, and culture. Spend time with other members of the community. The best way to preserve your culture is to keep it alive. Gather as a group not just for holidays, but for ordinary meals, events, or just conversation.

Many aspects of culture are difficult to learn in books and museums, including etiquette, body language, and humor%(6). Amid the coronavirus crisis, we’re missing out on what might have been an enlightening discussion of Woody Allen’s new book and what has come to be called the “cancel culture Author: Paul Mulshine | Star-Ledger Columnist.

The book includes case studies on the spotted owl, the sale of elephant ivory, research in zoos, hybrid animals, and animal welfare." -- "World Conservation Union" About the AuthorCited by: having a good company culture is more important than ever. Since culture evolves together with the people who create it, we asked our TrustYou family members what our culture means to them.

The TrustYou Meta-Review – the summary of verified reviews – is the inspiration for our second edition of the Culture Book. Just. Basic Methods of Conserving Underwater Archaeological Material Culture. Legacy Resource Management Program, U.S. Department of Defense, Washington, D.C. The last publication is largely a compilation of the first two and is very similar in content to this on-line manual.

Conserving America. Essays on Present k J. Deneen. South Bend, IN: St. Augustine’s Press, The current political polarization in the country today can be characterized as the Political Left calling for cultural liberation in the form of identity and sexual politics and the Political Right demanding the economic liberation of the free market.

Whereas the Left. This book examines issues of cultural conservation, which the contributors present as analogous to natural conservation.

Their primary audience is the community of heritage professionals, which seem (not that surprisingly) to be a rather conservative bunch fascinated by the past.4/5.

The book is a must for all managers of heritage places where sacred natural sites occur, academics, heritage professionals, and students, not just of sacred natural sites but for those also from the culture side. It also ought to be brought to the attention of those preparing World Heritage nominations and to government agencies where 5/5(1).

INDIAN CULTURE AND HERITAGE Chapter Name Page No Unit-I. Indian Culture: An Introduction 1. Characteristics of Indian culture, Significance of Geography on Indian Culture.

Society in India through ages-Ancient period- varna and jati, family and marriage in india, position of women in ancient india, Contemporary period;File Size: 2MB. Conservation of cultural heritage involves protection and restoration using "any methods that prove effective in keeping that property in as close to its original condition as possible for as long as possible." Conservation of cultural heritage is often associated with art collections and museums and involves collection care and management through tracking, examination, documentation.

Idang African culture and values. environments. Culture, as it is usually understood, entails a totality of traits and. characters that are peculiar to a people to the extent that it marks them out from otherCited by: Books with a Non-Caucasian person as the/one of the lead characters.

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Culture and Conservation 4 Chris Kidd’s opening essay looks at how this dominant paradigm of protection may marginalize those communities that are best placed to conserve wildlife, and includes a plea to re-think the traditional western division between nature and culture in a way that.

Home › Festivals › Conserving culture and pushing boundaries in Somaliland: Hargeysa International Book Fair Conserving culture and pushing boundaries in Somaliland: Hargeysa International Book Fair By Africa in Words Guest on 18 October, • (2). AiW Guest: Caitlin Pearson, Africa Writes.

Genre/Form: Kongreß: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Conserving culture. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, © (OCoLC)   Cultural Conservation is truly a philosophy, a mindset, a movement, and an organization.

It is a philosophy that stresses the value of conserving what is important in our society and recognizing that conservation doesn't take place by have magnificent national parks today, but these parks might not even exist were it not for the efforts of conservationists to preserve them.

Sacred Natural Sites: Conserving Nature and Culture, Hardcover by Verschuuren, Bas (EDT); Wild, Robert; McNeely, Jeffrey; Oviedo, Gonzalo, ISBNISBNBrand New, Free shipping in the US Provides descriptions of a variety of sacred natural sites from around the world.

ICCROM Book of the Month. ICCROM - conserving culture, promoting diversity J Alex Villar. Spain. ICCROM - conserving culture, promoting diversity Ma Related Pages See All. MoMA The Museum of Modern Art. 2, Followers Modern Art Museum. Neil Postman, an important American educator, media theorist and cultural critic was probably best known for his popular book, Amusing Ourselves to more than four decades he was associated with New York University, where he created and led the Media Ecology program.

He is the author of more than thirty significant books on education, media criticism, and cultural change 4/5. Get this from a library. Conserving cultures: technology, globalization, and the future of local cultures. [Harry Redner] -- "As the forests are felled, cultures are destroyed.

In our technological civilization, the forces of globalization are a threat to both nature and culture. The many and. When gentrification causes a neighborhood to change, can its culture remain in tact.

The book Conserving Nature in Culture. Case Studies from Southeast Asia surely offers an intriguing and thought-provoking title, playing on the reversal of the logic that has so far entrenched our way of thinking around the issue of nature conservation: Nature is separate from culture, and can be preserved as long as culture is not : Cristina Eghenter.

The NOOK Book (eBook) of the Conserving health in early modern culture: Bodies and environments in Italy and England by Sandra Cavallo at Barnes & Due to COVID, orders may be delayed.

Thank you for your : Sandra Cavallo. Conserving culture and pushing boundaries in Somaliland: Hargeysa International Book Fair Republished with the kind permission of Africa in Words.

Go through the gates of the Xaranta Dhaqanka, the Hargeysa Cultural Centre in Somaliland’s capital, and you’ll encounter a courtyard of small your right is the Cultural Centre’s library, housing a wide-ranging collection. Book January with 3, Reads How we measure 'reads' A 'read' is counted each time someone views a publication summary (such as the title, abstract, and list of authors), clicks on a.

In library and archival science, preservation is a set of activities aimed at prolonging the life of a record, book, or object while making as few changes as possible. Preservation activities vary widely and may include monitoring the condition of items, maintaining the temperature and humidity in collection storage areas, writing a plan in case of emergencies, digitizing items, writing.

CONSERVING CULTURE No Salt, Please. How salt could possibly destroy the Maya calendar. Explore. How Alfred Maudslay brought Maya culture to the world Archaeologist, explorer, gamechanger.

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Contents: Introduction: the problem of conserving nature in cultural landscapes / Michael R. Dove, Percy E. Sajise, and Amity A. Doolittle --Postabandonment ecology of Penan forest camps / Rajindra K.

Puri --Uneasy bedfellows?:. The company says the contribution will help conserve some 4 million acres of forest land in the Eastern U.S. Inc. said it will contribute $10 million to help conserve forests in the.Cultural Diversity and Conservation.

Charles S. Rhyne Reed College. Keynote address given at the I was unable to find any article or book that layed out the issues in a comprehensive, undoctrinare manner. "Culture", as a concept, refers to the whole complex of learned behavior of some group of human beings: their beliefs, social forms.