Cultural Heritage in the Arabian Peninsula: Debates, by Karen Exell,Trinidad Rico,Dr Exell Karen,Dr Rico Trinidad PDF

By Karen Exell,Trinidad Rico,Dr Exell Karen,Dr Rico Trinidad

ISBN-10: 0815399324

ISBN-13: 9780815399322

ISBN-10: 1409470075

ISBN-13: 9781409470076

Heritage tasks within the Arabian Peninsula are constructing quickly. Museums and background websites are symbols of moving nationwide identities, and a fashion of putting the Arabian Peninsula states at the overseas map. worldwide, i.e. Western, background criteria and practices were utilised for the quick injection of history services in museum improvement and placement administration and for foreign recognition.

The use of Western historical past versions within the Arabian Peninsula conjures up key components for learn which this publication examines: the obscuring of indigenous thoughts and practices of historical past and expressions of cultural id; and the tensions among local/community suggestions of history and identification and the recent nationwide identities being built via museums and historical past websites at a country level.

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