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The Resource Return to Alexandria : an ethnography of cultural heritage, revivalism, and museum memory, Beverley Butler, (electronic resource)

Return to Alexandria : an ethnography of cultural heritage, revivalism, and museum memory, Beverley Butler, (electronic resource)

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Return to Alexandria : an ethnography of cultural heritage, revivalism, and museum memory
Title
Return to Alexandria
Title remainder
an ethnography of cultural heritage, revivalism, and museum memory
Statement of responsibility
Beverley Butler
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
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Butler, Beverley
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
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ebrary, Inc
Series statement
Publications of the Institute of Archaeology, University College London. Critical perspectives on cultural heritage
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  • Aliksāndrīnā (Library)
  • Revival movements (Art)
  • Library architecture
  • Cultural property
  • Museum techniques
  • East and West
  • North and south
  • Postcolonialism
  • Alexandria (Egypt)
  • Egypt
Label
Return to Alexandria : an ethnography of cultural heritage, revivalism, and museum memory, Beverley Butler, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 279-291) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Preludes : founding myth and archive -- The 'Alexandria Project' in the western imagination -- 'On the ruins' : postcolonial heritage metamorphosis -- Contemporary return to Alexandria : international sacred dramas -- 'Revivalism between worlds' : UNESCO and GOAL -- 'Meltdown' : revivalism's 'time of anxiety' -- 'Spirit of aspiration' : archaeological revivalism and recuperation -- Urban shock therapy : Alexandria's 'Las Vegasisation' -- 'Windows onto contemporary worlds'
Control code
ebr10411847
Dimensions
23 cm
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
299 p.
Form of item
electronic
Other physical details
ill., map
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)604887610
Label
Return to Alexandria : an ethnography of cultural heritage, revivalism, and museum memory, Beverley Butler, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 279-291) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Preludes : founding myth and archive -- The 'Alexandria Project' in the western imagination -- 'On the ruins' : postcolonial heritage metamorphosis -- Contemporary return to Alexandria : international sacred dramas -- 'Revivalism between worlds' : UNESCO and GOAL -- 'Meltdown' : revivalism's 'time of anxiety' -- 'Spirit of aspiration' : archaeological revivalism and recuperation -- Urban shock therapy : Alexandria's 'Las Vegasisation' -- 'Windows onto contemporary worlds'
Control code
ebr10411847
Dimensions
23 cm
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
299 p.
Form of item
electronic
Other physical details
ill., map
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)604887610

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