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Whose cultural heritage? The Crimean Gold case on the ...

2017-2-10 · cultural heritage situated within its territory. The Crimean Gold case offers a wealth of political, legal and ethical dilemmas for experts in our field. The present paper aims to abstract from the political context and to focus on the following aspects: (i) The importance of intangible aspects - such as a cultural-historical link between the ...

Honduras — History and Culture

Culture. Honduras has a diverse mix of people, thereby providing the country with an interesting variety of culture. Around 90 percent of the population is "Mestizo" (a mix of European and Latin American descent), and since it was a former Spanish colony, Roman Catholicism is still widely practiced. Minority ethnic groups comprise about six ...

The Culture Of Honduras

Honduras - Honduras - History: The following history of Honduras focuses on events since European settlement. (For regional treatment, see pre-Columbian civilizations: Mesoamerican civilization; Latin America, history of; and Central America.) When the …

26 interesting facts about Honduras

25. Honduras is the second-poorest country in Latin America after Haiti. (Source: World Bank) 26. One of the most curious facts about Honduras is that it officially has two capital cities. The Honduran constitution declares that the twin cities of Tegucigalpa and …

Honduras News

The Gordon Ramsay Honduras Video . Just last week the BBC affiliated chef published a video of Honduras. It was focused on the security, or lack of security in Honduras. As expected, the video went viral and the local newspapers made sure they put this …

UNESCO World Heritage Centre

2020-2-18 · In 1979, the Committee decided to inscribe the Ohrid Lake on the World Heritage List under natural criteria (iii). In 1980, this property was extended to include the cultural and historical area, and cultural criteria (i)(iii)(iv) were added. Extension of the …

Digital solutions in the field of cultural heritage

2020-1-15 · the intangible cultural heritage is a key problem in heritage sector. Besides, in many regions across Europe there are no specific regional policies on digitisation of intangible cultural heritage or there are only sporadic activities initiated by cultural centres, …

Famous People From Honduras

2018-7-29 · Died: August 6, 2016. Alfredo Bowman was a Honduran self-proclaimed healer and herbalist. Bowman was known for his dramatic claims that HIV doesn''t cause AIDS and diseases could be cured with a vegan diet and herbs. His client list included celebrities like Michael Jackson and Eddie Murphy. Bowman often landed in trouble for his controversial ...

Ashanti: Art, Culture, Heritage

2  · Ashanti: Art, Culture, Heritage. August 30th. 2005. - June 30th. 2006. ... With the strengthening of the political and economic power of the highly organized Ashanti Federation (from the 17th century onwards), art under its patronage flourished. ...

The challenges of protecting cultural heritage in armed ...

The looting and destruction of cultural heritage has been a feature of armed conflict for almost as long we have records of conflict. For thousands of years it was perceived as the right of the victor to take an enemy''s property and destroy what could not be taken. Assyrian reliefs show the sack of temples and the removal of the gods; the colosseum in Rome was built with spoils taken from ...

Culture of Honduras

Honduras had a population of 5,990,000 in 1998. In 1791, the population was only 93,501. The pre-Hispanic population was probably much higher, but conquest, slavery, and disease killed many people. The population did not reach one million until 1940.

British Culture, British Customs and British Traditions

British Culture Customs, Culture and Traditions. These pages are written for advanced English learners, and are only intended to be a bit of fun. So, they should not be taken too seriously! They all have a dictionary look up - double click on any word to get an instant definition and often you can listen to the pronunciation too.

Honduras Country Profile

2  · Honduras has four distinct regions: the central highlands, Pacific lowlands, eastern Caribbean lowlands, and northern coastal plains and mountains. Mountains are plentiful in Honduras, with peaks as high as 9,347 feet (2,849 meters), though Honduras is the only country in Central America without volcanoes. Map created by National Geographic Maps.

Culture Of Honduras

Honduras, like six out of the seven countries in Central America, is Latino. Its people are Latino, for the most part, and so is the culture. There''s a machismo vibe about Honduras, especially in the "wild east" departments of Olancho and Gracias a Dios. Here is …

Honduras Economy 2020, CIA World Factbook

2021-6-27 · Honduras. Economy 2020. Honduras, the second poorest country in Central America, suffers from extraordinarily unequal distribution of income, as well as high underemployment. While historically dependent on the export of bananas and coffee, Honduras has diversified its export base to include apparel and automobile wire harnessing.

Honduran Women Among the 50 Most Influential

2015-7-23 · Aline Flores is #10 on the List. of Central America''s Most Influential Women. Forbes recognizes Flores as a Honduran entrepreneur, "for 25 years, Aline has held various management positions in the Flores Corporation, a leader in the automotive …

(PDF) CULTURAL AND HERITAGE TOURISM

2021-11-1 · Cultural and Heritage Tourism is a tool of economic development that achieves. economic growth through attracting visitors from outside a host community, who. are motivated wholly or in part b y ...

International Journal of Heritage Studies Aims & Scope

"The International Journal of Heritage Studies is the leading and cutting-edge international source for current research into the politics, cultures, management, and economics of heritage is compulsory reading for academics, practitioners and students across a range of disciplines including: heritage and museum studies; cultural geography; archaeology; history; and tourism."

History of Honduras

2021-11-1 · History of Honduras The Republic of Honduras spans a territory of 112,492 square kilometers and has a population of 5.1 million inhabitants. Situated in the Torrid Zone of the Americas, its coasts are bathed by the waters of the Atlantic Ocean (Sea of …

Culture Of Panama

Panama is a hotchpotch of different cultures all mixed up together into one big bag. Around 67 percent of all Panamanians claim a mestizo heritage – mixed European/indigenous descent. Panama also has a large population of those of African …

Mpumalanga | South African History Online

Mpumalanga means ''Place of the Rising Sun'' and is the name given to the new province in Eastern Transvaal in 1993. It includes part of the old Transvaal and the former homeland KaNgwane, as well as parts of Gazankulu and Lebowa.The province forms a very important part of South Africa''s heritage.

Black is Beautiful: The Emergence of Black Culture and ...

2021-10-31 · The phrase "black is beautiful" referred to a broad embrace of black culture and identity. It called for an appreciation of the black past as a worthy legacy, and it inspired cultural pride in contemporary black achievements. In its philosophy, "Black is beautiful" focused also on emotional and psychological well-being.

Honduras | Facts, History & News

2021-11-1 · Infoplease has everything you need to know about Honduras. Check out our countryprofile, full of essential information about Honduras''sgeography, history,government, economy, population, culture, religion and languages. If that''s not enough, click over to our collection of world maps and flags.

Visiting Murals: Politics, Heritage And Identity (Heritage ...

Visiting Murals: Politics, Heritage And Identity (Heritage, Culture And Identity) Jonathan Skinner, In The Secret Place: A Book Of Daily Devotional Meditations|Alexander Smellie, God Pockets-(A): Purposes Of Courageous Knowledge Encouragement Through Scriptures Of A Woman Walking With God-(A /God)|Janis A. Jackson, A Walk Through Mexico''s Crown Jewel A Guanajuato …

Chinaculture

2  · Terraced fields offer more than grains of hope. In mid-October, the rice terraces in the villages of Guilin, South China''s Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region, turned a breathtaking gold color as the harvest season approached, but villagers were not in a hurry to reap the fruits of their labor as visitors poured in to catch a glimpse of the autumn colors.

Honduras

2  · Honduras''s economic freedom score is 59.8, making its economy the 98th freest in the 2021 Index. Its overall score has decreased by 1.3 points, primarily because of declines in business freedom ...