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Poor ethics in publishing: guide for new scholars- article provided by Elsevier publisher’s editor Bert Blocken

Welcome to 2017!!📖📚. As the year commences with new resolutions to do our best, it is important that we assess whether we are giving our best in the most ethical way possible, in a way that will build our aspirations … Continue reading

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Chapter# 5 – Interpretation: Dealing with multiple identities

            ABSTRACT: The need for sustainable interpretation of cultural and heritage resources is heightening due to the resources’ growing use in socio-political as well as socioeconomic forums. Contestations for the resources are bound to surface in situations where … Continue reading

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Chpt#4: Building Sustainable Communities Using Cultural Heritage Resources: Community-Based Cultural Heritage Resources Management (COBACHREM)

 Abstract: The precautionary principle of sustainable development requires that conservation measures be developed prior to destruction of a resource. Development of a community-based cultural heritage resources management (COBACHREM) model aims to provide a point of departure for African cultural conservation, … Continue reading

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Book Chapter#2: International Conventions as Frameworks of Conservation and Identity for African heritage

Abstract, chpt#2 Cultural and heritage resources management strategies of various countries are influenced by both national and international doctrines. Most African national legislations on cultural heritage follow international convention models which in the field of cultural heritage management are provided … Continue reading

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Chapter #1: Introduction to African Cultural Heritage and Conservation

Abstract – Chapter #1 This book seeks to place African cultural heritage studies and conservation practices in the modern context by bringing out modern topics around its use in the contemporary world. Cultural heritage resources in Africa and the developing … Continue reading

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The SAGE Encyclopedia of African Cultural Heritage in North America | SAGE Publications Ltd

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Heritage that hurts – Interpreting ‘June 16 Day of the African child’

The events of June 16, 1976 in the now Republic of South Africa led to the declaration of youth day or day of the African child. In heritage literature these are now synonymous with heritage that hurts or dark heritage. Interpretation … Continue reading

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