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The role of land rights in urban heritage management - the explanatory power of institutional economics analysis in the reconstruction of cultural heritage of Kotagede Yogyakarta, Indodesia's post earthquake

Omar, Ismail and Wardaya, Djurdjani and Djojomartono, Priyono Nugroho (2009) The role of land rights in urban heritage management - the explanatory power of institutional economics analysis in the reconstruction of cultural heritage of Kotagede Yogyakarta, Indodesia's post earthquake. Theoretical and Emphirical Reseacrhes in Urban Management (1S). pp. 60-75. ISSN 2065-3913 (Print); 2065-3921 (Electronic)

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Abstract

This paper discusses the importance of land rights in providing ways and means for the improvement and preservation of urban heritage cultural values in Yogyakarta. The use of comprehensive institutional approach considers actors’ behavior within their informal institutions in the reconstruction of cultural heritage post earthquake. Discussion focuses on the way landowners may constrains or enabling the reconstruction process. Interviews conducted with selected landowners indicated the way in which land rights impede the urban cultural heritage reconstruction. In the end, it shows how institutional economics analysis explains the role of land rights in the improvement of cultural heritage in Yogyakarta, Indonesia.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:land rights, cultural heritage, institutional economics analysis
Subjects:G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > G Geography (General)
G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > GA Mathematical geography. Cartography
Divisions:Geoinformation and Real Estate
ID Code:21960
Deposited By: Ramli Haron
Deposited On:01 Feb 2012 07:46
Last Modified:11 Dec 2013 04:26

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