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Chapter 8 Urban Heritage Planning and Management in Asia, An integrated and responsible approach

DOI: 10.23912/978-1-911396-58-1-4049

ISBN: 978-1-911396-58-1

Published: November 2018

Component type: chapter

Published in: The Planning and Management of Responsible Urban Heritage Destinations in Asia

Parent DOI: 10.23912/978-1-911396-58-1-4018



The current situation in many urban heritage areas of Asia is one of economic gridlock and social stalemate, as a result of various factors, including weak governance, profit-driven investment, lack of technical knowledge and skills among those responsible for guiding urban development, lack of community engagement, unwillingness to invest in long-term asset augmentation, clashes in planning and management ideologies, numbers-driven mass tourism, lack of effective management mechanisms, the inability of key stakeholders to work together to reach common goals, and inadequate access to financial and human resources.

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  • Walter Jamieson (Author)
  • Richard Engelhardt (Author)

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  • Professor Walter Jamieson, Ted Rogers School of Hospitality and Tourism Management at Ryerson University (Author)
  • Professor Richard A. Engelhardt, former UNESCO Regional Advisor for Culture in Asia and the Pacific (Author)

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Jamieson, W. & Engelhardt, R. (2018) "Chapter 8 Urban Heritage Planning and Management in Asia, An integrated and responsible approach" In: Jamieson, P.W. & Engelhardt, P.R.A. (ed) . Oxford: Goodfellow Publishers http://dx.doi.org/10.23912/978-1-911396-58-1-4049


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