Destruction of cultural goods - disaster for humanty and science
- Published: Thursday, 28 May 2015 20:43
Deutschlandfunk from 28.05.2015 - Author: Barbara Weber
(German radio feature: www.deutschlandfunk.de/from cultural and social sciences)
the vandalism of IS makes it clear that war is not only associated with human suffering but also with wanton destruction of cultural heritage.
In this feature, Prof. Stefan Weber, director of Museum of Islamic Art in Berlin, and architect Issam Ballouz, from Syrian Heritage Archive Project, with statements about motives and subjects of this project in documenting decades of research on Syrian heritage, as well as damage mapping for destructions currently happening ...
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