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The Resource Return to Alexandria : an ethnography of cultural heritage, revivalism, and museum memory, Beverley Butler

Return to Alexandria : an ethnography of cultural heritage, revivalism, and museum memory, Beverley Butler

Label
Return to Alexandria : an ethnography of cultural heritage, revivalism, and museum memory
Title
Return to Alexandria
Title remainder
an ethnography of cultural heritage, revivalism, and museum memory
Statement of responsibility
Beverley Butler
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1968-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Butler, Beverley
Dewey number
069.0932
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
Z722.5
LC item number
.B88 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Publications of the Institute of Archaeology, University College London. Critical perspectives on cultural heritage
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Aliksāndrīnā (Library)
  • Revival movements (Art)
  • Library architecture
  • Cultural property
  • Museum techniques
  • East and West
  • North and south
  • Postcolonialism
  • Alexandria (Egypt)
  • Egypt
Label
Return to Alexandria : an ethnography of cultural heritage, revivalism, and museum memory, Beverley Butler
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 279-291) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preludes : founding myth and archive -- The 'Alexandria Project' in the western imagination -- 'On the ruins' : postcolonial heritage metamorphosis -- Contemporary return to Alexandria : international sacred dramas -- 'Revivalism between worlds' : UNESCO and GOAL -- 'Meltdown' : revivalism's 'time of anxiety' -- 'Spirit of aspiration' : archaeological revivalism and recuperation -- Urban shock therapy : Alexandria's 'Las Vegasisation' -- 'Windows onto contemporary worlds'
Control code
163603253
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
299 pages
Isbn
9781598741902
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2007027643
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)163603253
Label
Return to Alexandria : an ethnography of cultural heritage, revivalism, and museum memory, Beverley Butler
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 279-291) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preludes : founding myth and archive -- The 'Alexandria Project' in the western imagination -- 'On the ruins' : postcolonial heritage metamorphosis -- Contemporary return to Alexandria : international sacred dramas -- 'Revivalism between worlds' : UNESCO and GOAL -- 'Meltdown' : revivalism's 'time of anxiety' -- 'Spirit of aspiration' : archaeological revivalism and recuperation -- Urban shock therapy : Alexandria's 'Las Vegasisation' -- 'Windows onto contemporary worlds'
Control code
163603253
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
299 pages
Isbn
9781598741902
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2007027643
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)163603253

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