Plunder and Preservation: Cultural Heritage in Wartime

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Course Title

Plunder and Preservation: Cultural Heritage in Wartime

Institution Where Taught

Boston University

Web Address (URL)

http://www.bu.edu/archaeology/academics/courses/

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Course Number

GRS AR815

Course Description

Topics include safeguarding of cultural sites, monuments, and objects during armed conflict; history of cultural seizures as spoils of war; destruction of cultural heritage in war; development of legal protections; contemporary approaches to preservation of heritage at risk from war.

Syllabus Available

No

Notes

This course description is available on the Archaeology Department's course listings at Boston University. Please contact the department for further information.

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