Cultural Property Protection

Some articles on cultural, protections, property, cultural property protection, cultural property:

Chinese Law - Modernization - People's Republic of China
... With the Sino-Soviet split and the Cultural Revolution, all legal work was suspected of being counter-revolutionary, and the legal system completely collapsed ... The second constitution of the PRC was modeled on the ideology of the Cultural Revolution and promulgated in 1975 ... subjected the NPC to the Communist Party and removed previous constitutional protections such as equality under the law and private property succession rights ...
Prevention in Museums - Art Theft Education
... Smithsonian Institution sponsors the National Conference on Cultural Property Protection, held annually in Washington, D ... offers insight and proven solutions for new and seasoned professionals in the field of cultural property protection ... news and information related to issues of cultural property loss and recovery ...

Famous quotes containing the words protection, cultural and/or property:

    Guns have metamorphosed into cameras in this earnest comedy, the ecology safari, because nature has ceased to be what it always had been—what people needed protection from. Now nature tamed, endangered, mortal—needs to be protected from people.
    Susan Sontag (b. 1933)

    Hard times accounted in large part for the fact that the exposition was a financial disappointment in its first year, but Sally Rand and her fan dancers accomplished what applied science had failed to do, and the exposition closed in 1934 with a net profit, which was donated to participating cultural institutions, excluding Sally Rand.
    —For the State of Illinois, U.S. public relief program (1935-1943)

    A lawyer’s dream of Heaven: Every man reclaimed his own property at the resurrection, and each tried to recover it from all his forefathers.
    Samuel Butler (1835–1902)