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Property Protection and Protection of Cultural Heritage

Federico Lenzerini

in International Investment Law and Comparative Public Law

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199589104
eISBN:
9780191595455
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199589104.003.0017
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law, Public International Law

In contemporary international law, the tension between the public interest in safeguarding cultural heritage and private property rights — including investors' rights — is often hard to settle, as ... More


Present and future trends: analytical strategies and problems

Gilberto Artioli

in Scientific Methods and Cultural Heritage: An introduction to the application of materials science to archaeometry and conservation science

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2010
ISBN:
9780199548262
eISBN:
9780191723308
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199548262.003.0004
Subject:
Physics, History of Physics

Present trends in the analytical characterization of cultural heritage materials are briefly reviewed, including the use of microbeams, portable instrumentation, non-invasive investigations, and ... More


Cultural Heritage in Human Rights and Humanitarian Law

Ana Filipa Vrdoljak

in International Humanitarian Law and International Human Rights Law

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780191001604
eISBN:
9780191729447
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780191001604.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, Public International Law

This chapter discusses the protection of cultural heritage by humanitarian law (IHL), international human rights law (IHRL), and international criminal law (ICL). First, it outlines the exceptional ... More


The Heritage Game: Economics, Policy, and Practice

Alan Peacock and Ilde Rizzo

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
May 2008
ISBN:
9780199213177
eISBN:
9780191707124
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199213177.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare

A notable feature in cultural life is the growing demand to preserve and promote public access to historical buildings and sites and artistic treasures of the past. Governments are increasingly ... More


Intangible Cultural Heritage in International Law

Lucas Lixinski

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199679508
eISBN:
9780191758546
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199679508.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Law of Obligations

This book offers a comprehensive look at the legal safeguarding of intangible cultural heritage (ICH). It maps the legal possibilities, both within institutions and more substantive solutions, ... More


Justice for Migrant Workers? The Case of Foreign Domestic Workers in Hong Kong and Singapore 1

Daniel A. Bell and Nicola Piper

in Multiculturalism in Asia

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
February 2006
ISBN:
9780199277629
eISBN:
9780191603303
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199277621.003.0009
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

The trend in Western liberal democracies is to extend to long-term residents most, if not all, the legal rights of citizens and improving their access to citizenship for immigrants and their ... More


Foundational Issues

Alessandro Chechi

in The Settlement of International Cultural Heritage Disputes

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780198703990
eISBN:
9780191773228
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198703990.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Environmental and Energy Law

This chapter consists of two parts. The first part looks at the meanings and the main implications of the concepts of “cultural property” and “cultural heritage”. It then examines the symbiosis ... More


Introduction

Lucas Lixinski

in Intangible Cultural Heritage in International Law

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199679508
eISBN:
9780191758546
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199679508.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Law of Obligations

The chapter addresses the main theoretical tensions that permeate the book, also indicating the book’s central thesis and its structure. The introduction addresses the shift from cultural ‘property’ ... More


Cultural Heritage in the Global Policy Arena: Issues, Institutions, and Resources in the Policy Mix

William H. Jansen

in Cultural Heritage Management: A Global Perspective

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813034607
eISBN:
9780813039510
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813034607.003.0018
Subject:
Archaeology, Methodology and Techniques

To date, much of the international policy dialogue for the cause of cultural heritage preservation has been focused in a relatively limited arena that is most influenced by the United Nations ... More


Cultural Heritage Management: A Global Perspective

Phyllis Mauch Messenger and George S. Smith (eds)

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813034607
eISBN:
9780813039510
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813034607.001.0001
Subject:
Archaeology, Methodology and Techniques

Even as places and objects that have particular cultural significance are increasingly valued in our global world, powerful forces threaten them with destruction. This book discusses the efforts of a ... More


The Protection of Underwater Cultural Heritage: Article 303 and the UNESCO Convention

Tullio Scovazzi

in The Law of the Sea: Progress and Prospects

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199299614
eISBN:
9780191714887
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199299614.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

On November 6, 2001, the Convention on the Protection of the Underwater Cultural Heritage (CPUCH) was signed in Paris, France, with the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural ... More


International Cultural Heritage Law

Janet Blake

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780198723516
eISBN:
9780191790300
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198723516.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Environmental and Energy Law

This book explores the international (including regional) law currently governing the protection and safeguarding of cultural heritage in peacetime and related international cultural policy-making. ... More


Enforcing Import Restrictions of China’s Cultural Objects: The Sino–US Memorandum of Understanding

Wang Yunxia

in Enforcing International Cultural Heritage Law

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199680245
eISBN:
9780191760174
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199680245.003.0012
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

On 14 January 2009, China and the United States signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on import restrictions for cultural objects. This chapter assesses the legal basis, main contents, and the ... More


Cultural Heritage and the Environment

Janet Blake

in International Cultural Heritage Law

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780198723516
eISBN:
9780191790300
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198723516.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Environmental and Energy Law

Chapter 4 addresses the intimate and frequently mutual relationship that exists between the cultural and natural heritage. In order to understand this relationship better, the shared norms and ... More


New Horizons of State Succession: Reconciliation and Cultural Cooperation

Andrzej Jakubowski

in State Succession in Cultural Property

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780198738060
eISBN:
9780191801617
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198738060.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter deals with alternative solutions applied in the current practice of state succession in cultural property, often driven by a concept of reconciliation. The impact of international ... More


The Role of International and Mixed Criminal Courts in the Enforcement of International Norms Concerning the Protection of Cultural Heritage

Federico Lenzerini

in Enforcing International Cultural Heritage Law

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199680245
eISBN:
9780191760174
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199680245.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter examines the recent jurisprudence of the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia. It also looks at the practice of international and mixed criminal courts and tribunals ... More


Recent Developments In the Legal Protection of Cultural Heritage

Neil Brodie, Morag M. Kersel, and Kathryn Walker Tubb

in Archaeology, Cultural Heritage, and the Antiquities Trade

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813029726
eISBN:
9780813039145
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813029726.003.0004
Subject:
Archaeology, Methodology and Techniques

This chapter discusses the other legal measures available to discourage or combat trade in antiquities and thus protect heritage at its source. It also examines patrimony laws, showing that the ... More


Cultural Heritage Management in China: Current Practices and Problems

Chen Shen and Hong Chen

in Cultural Heritage Management: A Global Perspective

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813034607
eISBN:
9780813039510
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813034607.003.0006
Subject:
Archaeology, Methodology and Techniques

China has a rich and diverse cultural heritage representing the foundation of Chinese civilizations and cultural traditions. In the past two decades, China has demonstrated stunning economic ... More


Tango as Part of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity

Morgan James Luker

in The Tango Machine: Musical Culture in the Age of Expediency

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780226385402
eISBN:
9780226385686
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226385686.003.0005
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

This chapter takes the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)’s 2009 declaration recognizing tango as part of the intangible cultural heritage of humanity as a ... More


Cultural heritage as performance: Re-enacting Angkorian grandeur in postcolonial Cambodia (1953–70)

Michael Falser

in Cultures of Decolonisation: Transnational productions and practices, 1945-70

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780719096525
eISBN:
9781526104335
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719096525.003.0006
Subject:
History, Imperialism and Colonialism

The topos of inheriting the built legacy of the temples of Angkor (9th to 13th centuries CE) had been a vital element of the French-colonial civilizing mission in Cambodia from 1863 onwards. Yet this ... More


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