Conservation in the Age of Consensus

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  • Edition: 1st
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2008-11-24
  • Publisher: Routledge
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This new text on the subject of conservation in the built environment provides a unique holistic view on the understanding of the practice of conservation conntecting it with a societal and political forces.

Table of Contents

List of figuresp. viii
List of tablesp. xii
Foreword and acknowledgementsp. xiii
Introduction: conservation, culture and planningp. 1
Modern conservationp. 14
Policies and plans: the development of state interventionp. 38
The 1970s: shifting groundp. 61
Conservation, conservatives and consensusp. 81
The commodification of heritagep. 103
Conservation and the communityp. 124
World heritagep. 144
Postmodern conservationp. 165
Conservation reformedp. 185
Conservation and the challenge of consensusp. 210
Referencesp. 225
Indexp. 243
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