The Role of Local Site Conditions in The Seismic Assessment of Historical Monuments
J. Cvetanovska, V. Sesov, I. Gjorgiev & K. Edip
University Ss. Cyril and Methodius, Institute of Earthquake Engineering and Engineering Seismology-Skopje, Macedonia
SUMMARY: Presented in this paper are the inves...
When thinking about architecture, many visual images come to mind. The works of many are seen everywhere we go, from the average home to a New York skyscraper. As these buildings are fairly common to most of us, we forget to incorporate the work of our prehistoric man that...
World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology 56 2011
A Study of the Damages to Historical Monuments due to Climatic Factors and Air Pollution and Offering Solutions
Shoureshe Kanani, Hassan Zandi
Abstract—Historical monuments as architectural heritage are, economically and culturally,...
By Chris Dinesen Rogers, eHow Contributor updated: April 22, 2010 Pollution's Impact on Historical Monuments Significance Pollution negatively impacts historical monuments and buildings around the world, from the Acropolis in Greece to the America' s own Lincoln Memorial. The threat is in the risk o...
Importance of Environmental education
Environmental education (EE) refers to organized efforts to teach about how natural environments function and, particularly, how human beings can manage their behavior and ecosystems in order to live sustainably. The term is often used to imply education with...
TOURISM AS COMMUNICATION: THE ROLE OF LANGUAGE IN TOURISM
Ms. Neena Gupta V.
Dept. of English ,
Univ. Of Jammu, Jammu-180006
Tourism is one of the most remarkable success stories of...
India is among one of the rare and unique countries in the world which stands for its ancient cultures and traditions, which range through a span of centuries. It is clearly evident from the remains of the ancient monuments and traces in the different parts of India. The India...
November 26, 2012
Historic Charleston Preserved
Warren Wise stated in an article on October 16, 2012 in the Post and Courier that the readers of Conde Nast Traveler Magazine voted Charleston number one tourist destination in the United States two years...
HISTORICAL DICTIONARY OF THE
FRANCESCA STERLACCI and JOANNE ARBUCKLE
HISTORICAL DICTIONARIES OF PROFESSIONS AND INDUSTRIES Edited by Jon Woronoff 1. Japanese Business, by Stuart D. B. Picken, 2007. 2. Fashion Industry, by Francesca Sterlacci and Joanne Arbuckle, 2008....
In The Martian Chronicles, Bradbury ties in historical events and uses them to make certain points about human society. The three main topics he explores are colonization, technological advancement and censorship. These issues arose during the 1900s, throughout a significant part of Bradbury’s li...
The Importance of Tourism for the Malaysian Economy in a Recession
Given the relatively small size of our economy, Malaysia is a country heavily reliant on exports as a source of income. Manufacturing, our biggest foreign exchange earner, currently accounts for the bulk (70%) of total exports led...
Should we preserve old building as historical monuments? I believe that different people will hold different perspective to this question. In my point of view, a city should preserve the old historic buildings. Being a container of human activity, Building, obviously, is also a reservoir of human hi...
A Report on the Historical Place of
Submitted By: Submitted To:
Minusha Gurung Mr. DB Ale
Standard: 9 Social Studies
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A Report on the Historical Place of
It’s a presentation about the important historical places of ancient Dhaka. There are so many places which are really worthy of drawing our attention. But it is a mammoth task to sort out the important one among the many more. Here we tried to highlight most of the important histor...
Conservation & Preservation
The Archaeological Survey of India (ASI), as an attached office under the Department of Culture, Ministry of Tourism and Culture, is the premier organization for the archaeological researches and protection of the cultural heritage of the nation. Maintenance of ancient...
Identify problem areas on the monument including rodent nests, insect nests, bird droppings, weather damage or physical deterioration. If parts of the stone monument deteriorate upon touching, do not attempt to restore it yourself. Leave the restoration to profession...
The Global University of Islamic Finance
CERTIFIED ISLAMIC FINANCE PROFESSIONAL (CIFP)
SHARIAH ASPECTS OF BUSINESS AND FINANCE
The importance of Maqasid al-Shariah in Islamic Finance
June 2012 Semester
Lecturers: Dr. Yong Bao W...
Expository Writing 201
30 March 2012
Preserving the Past for the Present and Future
Many people have little to no knowledge about human’s prehistoric past, especially that of humans in the Americas. As you cruise down east bound Interstate 70 and make it through S...
Intervening in the natural history of destruction and preserving the memories
The notion of memory’s influence that affects collecting is the main point in the articles written by Sharon Macdonald and Susan A. Crane. Collecting Practices by Macdonald and The Conundrum of Ephemerality: Time, Memor...
CHALLENGES OF PRESERVING ORAL TRADITIONS AMONG BASARWA TRIBE
MODISE JUDGE 201201027
THATO KGAKGE 201203471
DOREEN PHALE 201204113
Basarwa are faced with huge responsibilities of preserving their Oral Traditions. This project has been written to address issues that Basarwa are facin...