Representation and authenticity of historic landscapes in Australia and China
Yang, Chen (2015) Representation and authenticity of historic landscapes in Australia and China. PhD thesis, Queensland University of Technology.
Histories of past communities are embedded in landscapes around the world but many are suffering from material change or neglect of their fabric. This study was aimed at discovering and representing the authentic intangible experience of two historic landscapes for conservation purposes. A 2500 year old site in Yangzhou, China and a 2000 year old site on St Helena Island in Moreton Bay were found to be managed under two culturally different regimes of authenticity. This research has contributed to challenging the notion that there is only one way to conserve authenticity in historic landscapes of the Asia Pacific.
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|Item Type:||QUT Thesis (PhD)|
|Supervisor:||Lawson, Gillian, Sim, Jean, & Perry, Stephen|
|Keywords:||authenticity, representation, historic landscape, cultural landscape, significance, GIS, intangible cultural heritage, landscape character, conservation, World Heritage|
|Divisions:||Current > Schools > School of Design
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Creative Industries Faculty
|Institution:||Queensland University of Technology|
|Deposited On:||23 Apr 2015 07:12|
|Last Modified:||08 Sep 2015 06:12|
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