Maya Cultural Heritage

Maya Cultural Heritage
Author : Patricia A. McAnany
Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
Total Pages : 270
Release : 2016-09-15
ISBN 10 : 9781442241282
ISBN 13 : 1442241284
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Maya Cultural Heritage
Language: en
Pages: 270
Authors: Patricia A. McAnany
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-09-15 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

Situated at the intersection of cultural heritage and local community, this book enlarges our understanding of the Indigenous peoples of southern México and no
Communities and Cultural Heritage
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: Valerie Higgins
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-11-30 - Publisher: Routledge

Communities and Cultural Heritage explores the relationship between communities, their cultural heritage and the global forces that control most of the world’
Maya Potters' Indigenous Knowledge
Language: en
Pages: 294
Authors: Dean E. Arnold
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-01-02 - Publisher: University Press of Colorado

Based on fieldwork and reflection over a period of almost fifty years, Maya Potters’ Indigenous Knowledge utilizes engagement theory to describe the indigenou
Contested Cultural Heritage
Language: en
Pages: 286
Authors: Helaine Silverman
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-11-02 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

Cultural heritage is material – tangible and intangible – that signifies a culture’s history or legacy. It has become a venue for contestation, ranging in
Culture and Public Action
Language: en
Pages: 442
Authors: Vijayendra Rao
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher: Stanford University Press

Led by Amartya Sen, Mary Douglas, and Arjun Appadurai, the distinguished anthropologists and economists in this book forcefully argue that culture is central to
Engaging local communities in stewardship of World Heritage
Language: en
Pages: 116
Authors: Brown, Jessica
Categories: Cultural property
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-12-01 - Publisher: UNESCO

The Politics of World Heritage
Language: en
Pages: 186
Authors: David Harrison
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-01-01 - Publisher: Channel View Publications

This collection of papers discuss World Trade Law and focus on the contested nature of World Heritage at sites as diverse as The Netherlands, Ellis Island (USA)
Science and Digital Technology for Cultural Heritage - Interdisciplinary Approach to Diagnosis, Vulnerability, Risk Assessment and Graphic Information Models
Language: en
Pages: 466
Authors: Pilar Ortiz Calderón
Categories: Architecture
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-11-28 - Publisher: CRC Press

The scientific and technological advances that influence the protection of cultural heritage are developing at an ever-increasing pace. Systems to explore, rese
Maya Cultural Activism in Guatemala
Language: en
Pages: 255
Authors: Edward F. Fischer
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-06-28 - Publisher: University of Texas Press

Maya Cultural Activism in Guatemala marks a new era in Guatemalan studies by offering an up-to-the-minute look at the pan-Maya movement and the future of the Ma
Nūbat Ramal al-Māya in Cultural Context
Language: en
Pages: 648
Authors: Carl Davila
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-10-08 - Publisher: BRILL

In Nūbat Ramal al-Māya in Cultural Context, Carl Davila offers an edition and translation of the texts of this suite in the Moroccan Andalusian music, support