Vernacular Heritage, the Caribbean and Tourism 2011 Vernacular Architecture Forum

Araoz, Gustavo F. (2011) Vernacular Heritage, the Caribbean and Tourism 2011 Vernacular Architecture Forum. In: 2011 Vernacular Architecture Forum, May 31-June 5, 2011, Falmouth, Jamaica. [Conference or Workshop Item] (Unpublished)

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Abstract (in English)

The nature of vernacular heritage, with specific reference to the Caribbean regions, and the threats presented by mass tourism.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Speech)
Araoz, Gustavo F.
Languages: English
Keywords: architectural heritage; vernacular heritage; built heritage; traditional architecture; definitions; cultural significance; theory of conservation; architectural expressions; local communities; over visiting; tourism; threats; Tourism management; Case studies; museification; authenticity; Caribbean
Subjects: C.ARCHITECTURE > 01. Generalities
H.HERITAGE TYPOLOGIES > 27. Vernacular architecture
I.CULTURAL TOURISM > 05. Tourism impact
O.INTANGIBLE HERITAGE > 04. Social practices, rituals and festive events
P. GEOGRAPHIC AREAS > 01. Americas
Name of monument, town, site, museum: Falmouth, Jamaica; San Juan, Puerto Rico; Willemstad, Island of Curaçao; Havana, Cuba
Depositing User: Mr Gustavo F Araoz
Date Deposited: 16 Oct 2014 08:45
Last Modified: 18 Jul 2023 11:26

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