The transmission of the spirit of Archaeological Sites - the Research on the Interpretation and Presentation of Urban Cultural Heritage of Xi’an

Yulin, Zheng (2008) The transmission of the spirit of Archaeological Sites - the Research on the Interpretation and Presentation of Urban Cultural Heritage of Xi’an. In: 16th ICOMOS General Assembly and International Symposium: ‘Finding the spirit of place – between the tangible and the intangible’, 29 sept – 4 oct 2008, Quebec, Canada. [Conference or Workshop Item]

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Abstract (in English)

Archaeological sites are the main bodies of Chinese culture properties, carrying a large amount of historical and cultural information, which acted as the functions of communication and development for civilization. The interpretation and presentation to the public is the important way to express the spirit of archaeological sites. This essay based on the material cultural theory, analyzing the different ways of the transmission of cultural information of archaeological site, the different acceptable ways from the society, and the different demands from the public visitors, discussing the necessary and feasibility of rational and scientific interpretation and presentation, put forward the principals for interpretation and presentation practically, dues to the different levels of researches and techniques what we have nowadays.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
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Yulin, ZhengUNSPECIFIED
Languages: English
Keywords: interpretation; transmission; archaeological sites
Subjects: L.PRESENTATION AND TRANSMISSION OF HERITAGE > 02. Interpretation
O.INTANGIBLE HERITAGE > 01. Generalities
L.PRESENTATION AND TRANSMISSION OF HERITAGE > 03. Presentation
B. ARCHAEOLOGY > 01. Generalities
B. ARCHAEOLOGY > 02. Archaeological site and remains
L.PRESENTATION AND TRANSMISSION OF HERITAGE > 01. Generalities
Name of monument, town, site, museum: Xi'an, China
ICOMOS Special Collection: Scientific Symposium (ICOMOS General Assemblies)
ICOMOS Special Collection Volume: 2008, 16th
Depositing User: Jose Garcia
Date Deposited: 10 Sep 2010 09:14
Last Modified: 13 Jan 2011 19:12
URI: http://openarchive.icomos.org/id/eprint/97

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