The disappearing 'Asian' city: protecting Asia's urban heritage in a globalizing world

2002, The disappearing 'Asian' city: protecting Asia's urban heritage in a globalizing world. Edited by Logan, William S, Oxford University Press, Quarry Bay, Hong Kong.

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Title The disappearing 'Asian' city: protecting Asia's urban heritage in a globalizing world
Editor(s) Logan, William S
Publication date 2002
Total pages 285
Publisher Oxford University Press
Place of Publication Quarry Bay, Hong Kong
Keyword(s) Cities and towns
City planning
Historic preservation
Notes Contents: Introduction: Globalization, Cultural Identity, and Heritage / William S. Logan -- Pt. I. Embracing the Global -- Introduction / William S. Logan -- 1. Manila's Intramuros: Storming the Walls / Fergus T. Maclaren and Augusto Villalon -- 2. Shanghai Reincarnated / Susan Balderstone, Qian Fengqi and Zhang Bing -- 3. Too Little, Too Late? Urban Planning and Conservation in Phnom Pehn, Cambodia / William Chapman -- 4. Vientiane, Laos: Lane Xang's Capital in the Age of Modernization and Globalization / William S. Logan, Colin Long and Roz Hansen -- Pt. II. Reacting to the Colonial -- Introduction / William S. Logan -- 5. Seoul, Republic of Korea: Removing the Reminders of Colonialism / Hae Un Rii -- 6. Nagasaki, Japan's Window to the West: Protecting its Western Heritage / Joseph G. Hajdu -- 7. Calcutta, India: Heritage and Government Priorities / Santosh Ghosh -- 8. Searching for Semarang: Nation, Urban Memory, and Cultural Heritage / Joost Cote -- Pt. III. Stressing the Local -- Introduction / William S. Logan -- 9. Yangon, Myanmar: The Re-invention of Heritage / Than Than Nwe and Janette Philp -- 10. The Golden Hanoi and Heritage Protection in Vietnam's Capital: Containing Cultural Globalization / William S. Logan -- 11. Heritage as Hologram: Hong Kong after a Change in Sovereignty, 1997-2001 / Jeffrey W. Cody -- 12. George Town, Pulau Pinang, Malaysia: Development Strategies and Community Realities / Khoo Salma Nasution and Gwynn Jenkins -- 13. The Challenge of Co-Existence: The Meaning of Urban Heritage in Contemporary Bangkok / Marc Askew -- Conclusion - Protecting Asia's Urban Heritage: The Way Forward / Renate Howe and William S. Logan.
ISBN 0195921054
Language eng
Field of Research 210202 Heritage and Cultural Conservation
Socio Economic Objective 950399 Heritage not elsewhere classified
HERDC Research category A7 Edited book
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