Finding Solutions for Protecting and Sharing Archaeological by Anne P. Underhill, Lucy C. Salazar

By Anne P. Underhill, Lucy C. Salazar

This quantity offers case stories approximately profitable options hired in diversified global components for the security of archaeological historical past assets. a few chapters specialize in a look for ideas arrived at through various teams of individuals operating in particular components instead of easily describing lack of cultural historical past. different chapters offer a long term view of intensified efforts at safety of archaeological assets. The authors describe demanding situations and ideas derived by means of involved humans in japanese Asia (China, Japan, Thailand), West Africa, Easter Island, Jordan, Honduras and a couple of sector of Peru. the entire authors draw upon deep, own involvement with the safety of cultural background in each one zone. This quantity is a well timed addition to an increasing number of meetings and courses in regards to the administration of cultural heritage—both archaeological and historic.

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Thus, Phnom Rung (in 1988) and Prasat Hin Phimai (in 1989) became historical parks at a time of competitive opportunity for Thailand. The ancient and contemporary Khmer occupation of southern Isan reverberates problematically in contemporary Thailand’s national heritage ideology and politics (see Denes 2006, 2012; Pasuk and Baker 2008; Silverman 2011 inter alia). As the Thai state was reviving Khmer monumental heritage, a major ethnic revival of intangible cultural heritage was underway in southern Isan through a “localism movement” (Denes 2006, 2012).

Fishing has been an important part of the economy for approximately 350 years because kelp ( konbu in the local dialect) flourishes in the foreshore areas. At the same time, the offshore areas are known for migratory routes of sea animals such as whales, dolphins, tuna, and salmon. The konbu of Minamikayabe is famous for being of particularly high quality. 4). 56 km2, which extends approximately 35 km in length along the rocky shoreline and from 3 to 10 km wide. The terrain includes mountains, piedmont gentle slopes, coastal terraces, river terraces, and lowlying alluvial areas.

6 Visitors at the Ofune site with restructured houses Through the activities to preserve and utilize the Ofune site, public interest in site preservation in the Hakodate area significantly increased. The private sector also has been increasingly engaged in activities to promote greater understanding of the ancient Jomon culture. Excavation of the Kakinoshima Site Human activities at the Kakinoshima site have been confirmed from the beginning of the Initial Jomon period to the end of the Late Jomon, from approximately 9000 to 3000 BP.

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