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
Cultural Heritage and Mass Atrocities
Language: en
Pages: 636
Authors: James Cuno
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-09-20 - Publisher: Getty Publications

A pathbreaking call to halt the intertwined crises of cultural heritage attacks and mass atrocities and mobilize international efforts to protect people and cul
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
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
The Politics of World Heritage
Language: en
Pages: 200
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)
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
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

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 Intellectual Renaissance
Language: en
Pages: 260
Authors: Victor D. Montejo
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-01-01 - Publisher: University of Texas Press

When Mayan leaders protested the celebration of the Quincentenary of the "discovery" of America and joined with other indigenous groups in the Americas to procl