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By Karen Exell,Trinidad Rico

ISBN-10: 0815399324

ISBN-13: 9780815399322

ISBN-10: 1409470075

ISBN-13: 9781409470076

history initiatives within the Arabian Peninsula are constructing quickly. Museums and history websites are symbols of transferring nationwide identities, and a fashion of putting the Arabian Peninsula states at the overseas map. worldwide, i.e. Western, history criteria and practices were utilised for the speedy injection of historical past services in museum improvement and placement administration and for foreign attractiveness. using Western historical past versions within the Arabian Peninsula evokes key components for examine which this publication examines: the obscuring of indigenous strategies and practices of background and expressions of cultural id; and the tensions among local/community thoughts of historical past and identification and the hot nationwide identities being built via museums and history websites at a country level.

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