By Trinidad Rico
Large-scale failures mobilize background execs to a story of heritage-at-risk and a standardized set of tactics to counter that chance. Trinidad Rico’s serious ethnography analyses background practices within the aftermath of the tsunami that swamped Banda Aceh, Indonesia, in 2004 and the post-destruction narratives that followed it, exhibiting the sociocultural, historic, and political agendas those discourses bring up. Countering the common Western ideology and perform of ameliorating heritage-at-risk have been neighborhood, post-colonial trajectories that authorized the neighborhood to build its personal that means of background. This booklet records the emergence of neighborhood historical past locations, practices, and debates countering the globalized models embraced through the history professions supplying a severe paradigm for post-destruction making plans and perform that includes substitute types of historical past. Constructing Deconstruction will be of worth to students, pros, and complex scholars in historical past reports, Anthropology, Geography, and catastrophe Studies.
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Constructing Destruction: Heritage Narratives in the Tsunami City (UCL Institute of Archaeology Critical Cultural Heritage Series) by Trinidad Rico