Memory and heritage : the Shimoni slave caves in Southern Kenya

Kiriama, Herman Ogoti 2009, Memory and heritage : the Shimoni slave caves in Southern Kenya, Ph.D. thesis, School of History, Heritage and Society, Deakin University.

Title Memory and heritage : the Shimoni slave caves in Southern Kenya
Author Kiriama, Herman Ogoti
Institution Deakin University
School School of History, Heritage and Society
Faculty Faculty of Arts and Education
Degree name Ph.D.
Date submitted 2009
Keyword(s) Collective memory
Group identity
Cultural property - Protection - Kenya
Historic sites - Kenya
Kenya - History
Summary The thesis looks at how people use memory and heritage to construct their identity. The conclusion is that memory, heritage and identity are fluid and their construction is dependent on socio-politico-economic circumstances. The thesis therefore calls for the involvement of local stakeholders in the interpretation of heritage places.
Notes Degree conferred 2010.
Language eng
Description of original x, 311 leaves : ill. ; 30 cm.
Dewey Decimal Classification 967.623
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