Intangible Cultural Heritage and Sustainable Development: The Valorisation of Heritage Practices

Based on Pierre Bourdieu’s ‘Theory of Practice’ this book reflects and discusses the developmental potentials of intangible cultural heritage as formulated in the 2003 Convention. The Convention interprets intangible cultural heritage as ‘driver’ and ‘enabler’ of development, implying paradigms of sustainable and human development.
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50 Years World Heritage Convention: Shared Responsibility – Conflict & Reconciliation

This project celebrates the 50th anniversary of the World Heritage Convention by publishing a book that reflects upon the future of World Heritage while taking into account the values ​​of “responsibility”, “reconciliation” and “sustainability”. Therefore, on 21./22. June 2021 a virtual conference will take place.
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