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Phoenixes From the Ashes: Postwar Reconstruction as a Patriotic Duty

Victoria Donovan

in Chronicles in Stone: Preservation,Patriotism, and Identity in Northwest Russia

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781501747878
eISBN:
9781501747892
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501747878.003.0002
Subject:
History, Russian and Former Soviet Union History

This chapter focuses on the postwar reconstruction of the formerly occupied territories of Novgorod and Pskov, and the debates about heritage preservation that emerged in the first decade after 1945. ... More


Environmental versus Natural Heritage Stewardship: Nova Scotia’s Annapolis River and the Canadian Heritage River System

Jennifer Welchman

in Restoring Layered Landscapes: History, Ecology, and Culture

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780190240318
eISBN:
9780190240349
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190240318.003.0007
Subject:
Philosophy, General

Mindful of the keen public interest in heritage preservation, environmental organizations have routinely characterized nature as a “heritage” asset to be preserved for future generations. But while ... More


Estonia: learning through ‘societal experiment’

Katrin Paadam and Liis Ojamäe

in Renewing Europe's housing

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9781447310129
eISBN:
9781447310143
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447310129.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

The expropriation of land and property in Estonia under the post-Second World War socialist regime was reversed in the restitution and privatisation of housing in the early 1990s. Until 1991, the ... More


Consuming Korean Tradition in Early and Late Modernity: Commodification, Tourism, and Performance

Laurel Kendall (ed.)

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824833930
eISBN:
9780824870416
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824833930.001.0001
Subject:
Anthropology, Asian Cultural Anthropology

This book explores the irony of modern things made in the image of a traditional “us.” It describes the multifaceted ways “tradition” is produced and consumed within the frame of contemporary Korean ... More


Nurturing Bantu Africanness in Bahia

Kwame Dixon and John Burdick

in Comparative Perspectives on Afro-Latin America

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780813037561
eISBN:
9780813043098
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813037561.003.0002
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

Chapter 1 examines the spiritual, social, and philosophical basis of Bantu Blackness as well as the social justice ethos of Bantu activists in Bahia, Brazil.


Struggling for Good Green Jobs in Toronto’s Deindustrializing Suburbs

James Nugent

in Unions and the City: Negotiating Urban Change

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781501706547
eISBN:
9781501712692
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501706547.003.0007
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare

This chapter explores the difficulties of attempting to bring the different moments of the production process together in a deindustrialized low-income neighborhood in Toronto's inner suburbs. Here, ... More


Oral Narratives from the Early Twentieth Century

Adrienn Gecse

in Sources of Mongolian Buddhism

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
February 2020
ISBN:
9780190900694
eISBN:
9780190900724
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190900694.003.0018
Subject:
Religion, Buddhism, World Religions

The stories introduced in this chapter tell about the life of various monks, the teachers of the storyteller who was the then-ninety-two-year-old G. Sukhbat in Erdenetsogt district of Bayankhongor ... More


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