Who Owns the Past? Cultural Heritage in a Digital Age

Bibliographic Information

Course Title

Who Owns the Past? Cultural Heritage in a Digital Age

Institution Where Taught

University of California, Berkeley

Year Course Taught

2015, 2011

Semester or Date Taught

Fall, Spring

Web Address (URL)

http://guide.berkeley.edu/courses/anthro/

Additional Information

Course Number

ANTHRO C136K

Course Description

A cross-disciplinary exploration of cultural heritage on a global and local scale through discussion, debate, in-class activities, and team-based research projects that draw attention to the impacts of digital technology. Themes include the creation and management of heritage sites; the ethics of archaeologists as stewards of heritage; listening to multiple voices of interest groups; destruction and looting; and the preservation, conservation, and public presentation of heritage.

Syllabus Available

No

Notes

Also listed as: L & S C180W

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