Essays about: "cultural heritage"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 306 essays containing the words cultural heritage.

  1. 1. "PINKWASH THIS: Resisting the mainstreaming management of queer cultural heritage"

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Hanna Malmsten; [2021-02-03]
    Keywords : Queer Culture; Cultural Heritage; Pinkwashing; LGBTQIA ; Space; Resistance;

    Abstract : As Pride festivals around the world in 2019 celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall riots, the word pinkwashing is on the tip of many tongues. The question of whether or not political parties, business enterprises and authoritative institutions should have an obvious place in the celebrations is frequently discussed, considering Pride, at the start, was a demonstration for the rights of lgbtqia+ people. READ MORE

  2. 2. MATERIAL DESIRES Mapping professional awareness and understanding of LGBT heritage in Sweden

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för kulturvård

    Author : Frejdel Haar Bidstrup; [2021-01-19]
    Keywords : heritage management; heritage professionals; LGBT heritage; inclusion;

    Abstract : Degree project for Master of Science with a major in Conservation 2020, 60 HECSecond Cycle2020:36.... READ MORE

  3. 3. Sorgträd : ett grönt kulturarv med ena roten i graven? – en undersökning av utvecklingen av sorgträd mellan 1967 och 2021 på Gamla kyrkogården i Malmö

    University essay from SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Elna Strömvall; [2021]
    Keywords : sorgträd; sorgeträd; kyrkogård; begravningsplats; kulturhistoria; kulturarv; hängask; hängalm; paraplyalm; hängbjörk; tårbjörk; hängbok;

    Abstract : Grönområden och träd i urbana miljöer bidrar med för oss människor nödvändiga ekosystemtjänster, men grönområden riskerar att försvinna i och med en ökad exploatering. Många kyrkogårdar fyller idag en funktion både som begravningsplats och som en grön miljö för rekreation och återhämtning. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Guardian Forest : sacred trees and ceremonial forestry in Japan

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Forest Ecology and Management

    Author : Oscar Nilzén; [2021]
    Keywords : sacred forests; shrine; Japan; religion; forest management;

    Abstract : Forests have played a major role in the development of human society across the world. It is therefore no surprise that a natural resource which is such an integral part of human life gave rise to religious beliefs, superstition and notions of the supernatural in connection to trees. READ MORE

  5. 5. Exchanging cultural heritage knowledge, communicating cultures and participating in community through a virtual community of practice

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik, kommunikation och lärande

    Author : Rasha Al Massalmeh; [2020-11-17]
    Keywords : Online community; Community of practice; Social theory of learning; Cultural integration; Cultural heritage; Handicrafts; Professional work; Immigrants; Design recommendation;

    Abstract : Purpose: The reason behind this study comes from the numerous difficulties and challengesthat have affected promoting the cultural integration of Syrian immigrantcraftsmen and decreased their opportunities for practicing their crafts in Sweden.Thus, the main aim of this study is to explore these challenges that eased up theirintegration and also hindered entering the Swedish labor market from Syriancraftsmen’s experiences to provide potential solutions to real obstacles throughparticipating in an interactive online community of practice. READ MORE