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Our Unprotected Heritage : Whitewashing the Destruction of our Cultural and Natural Environment

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Our Unprotected Heritage : Whitewashing the Destruction of our Cultural and Natural Environment
Title
Our Unprotected Heritage
Title remainder
Whitewashing the Destruction of our Cultural and Natural Environment
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Most Americans agree that our heritage--both natural and cultural--should be protected. Then why does development run rampant, aided--rather than limited--by government inaction? Tom King has been a participant in and observer of this system for decades, as a government worker, heritage consultant, and advocate for local communities. In this hard-hitting critique of the heritage-industrial complex, King points the finger at watchdogs who instead serve as advocates, unintelligible (often contradictory) regulations, disinterested government employees and power-seeking agencies, all of whom conspire
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King, Thomas F
Dewey number
973
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Cultural property
  • Historic preservation
  • Historic sites
  • Environmental protection
  • Nature conservation
  • Environmental impact analysis
  • Public interest
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Our Unprotected Heritage : Whitewashing the Destruction of our Cultural and Natural Environment
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
PREFACE; 1. OUR UNPROTECTED HERITAGE; 2. THE ANALYST AS PROPONENT; 3. REVIEWERS AS ADVOCATES; 4. BEFUDDLE, BEWILDER, BOG DOWN, BOWL OVER; 5. ABSENT OVERSEERS, PETTY DICTATORS; 6. ALL THE LOCKED-OUT PEOPLE; 7. REAL MEN DON'T RECONSIDER; 8. DOING SOMETHING ABOUT IT; AFTERWORD: PROPERTY RIGHTS, MONEY, AND INERTIA; APPENDIX: ALL THOSE BLOODY ACRONYMS; ENDNOTES; BOOKS BY TOM KING; SOURCES AND FURTHER READING; INDEX; ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Control code
ocn711747391
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (202 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781598747317
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)711747391
Label
Our Unprotected Heritage : Whitewashing the Destruction of our Cultural and Natural Environment
Publication
Contents
PREFACE; 1. OUR UNPROTECTED HERITAGE; 2. THE ANALYST AS PROPONENT; 3. REVIEWERS AS ADVOCATES; 4. BEFUDDLE, BEWILDER, BOG DOWN, BOWL OVER; 5. ABSENT OVERSEERS, PETTY DICTATORS; 6. ALL THE LOCKED-OUT PEOPLE; 7. REAL MEN DON'T RECONSIDER; 8. DOING SOMETHING ABOUT IT; AFTERWORD: PROPERTY RIGHTS, MONEY, AND INERTIA; APPENDIX: ALL THOSE BLOODY ACRONYMS; ENDNOTES; BOOKS BY TOM KING; SOURCES AND FURTHER READING; INDEX; ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Control code
ocn711747391
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (202 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781598747317
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)711747391

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