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  1. Global climate change has caused general and serious damage to cultural heritage sites, and earthen settlements and buildings are particularly vulnerable to water-affected disasters. Thus, this paper uses Lian...

    Authors: Yong Shao, Yue Chen and Jianming Su
    Citation: Built Heritage 2022 6:22
  2. The state of the art of earthen architecture and vernacular built heritage comprises a complex set of issues that range from fundamental problematic recognition to anthropological and cultural studies and, mor...

    Authors: Gilberto Carlos, Telma Ribeiro, Maddalena Achenza, Cristina Cruz Ferreira de Oliveira and Humberto Varum
    Citation: Built Heritage 2022 6:15
  3. Climate change poses a particular threat to the world’s unique built heritage—historic buildings, sites monuments, and museums. As preserving built heritage resources from climate change becomes a global prior...

    Authors: Ryan Rowberry
    Citation: Built Heritage 2022 6:13
  4. There seems to be a general consensus that management and policy play a very significant role in landscape evolution, and the protection and development of cultural landscapes are considered important componen...

    Authors: Liang Peng and Alain Marinos
    Citation: Built Heritage 2022 6:8
  5. Protecting vernacular architecture is important because it reflects a treasure-trove of local information, including climate responses, functions and the socio-cultural context. This study aimed to assess and ...

    Authors: J. Vijayalaxmi and K. C. Kalam Arathy
    Citation: Built Heritage 2022 6:3
  6. Jaén is one of the most important cities in the northern highlands of Peru due to its strategic location, commerce, and agricultural activities. Jaén has more than 185 thousand inhabitants, of which 48% live i...

    Authors: Floiran Peña-Huaman, Diego Sifuentes-Rivera and Cristian Yarasca-Aybar
    Citation: Built Heritage 2022 6:2
  7. The most obvious characteristics of the Ming Great Wall are external masonry walls made of natural stones, bricks and lime mortars. According to the chemical and mineralogical compositions of the original bedd...

    Authors: Tanja Dettmering and Shibing Dai
    Citation: Built Heritage 2022 6:1
  8. Recently, many cultural aspects of some African countries have been in danger of being lost due to cultural disruptions, nonadaptive construction techniques and a lack of adequate conservation systems and stra...

    Authors: Oussouby Sacko
    Citation: Built Heritage 2021 5:26
  9. For more than a decade, a wide range of Spanish case studies, relating especially to rural inner or abandoned sites and areas, have been analysed by the authors as part of different research projects linked wi...

    Authors: Camilla Mileto, Fernando Vegas López-Manzanares, Valentina Cristini and Lidía García Soriano
    Citation: Built Heritage 2021 5:24
  10. In research and policies, the identification of trends as well as emerging topics and topics in decline is an important source of information for both academic and innovation management. Since at present polic...

    Authors: Sander Münster, Ronja Utescher and Selda Ulutas Aydogan
    Citation: Built Heritage 2021 5:25
  11. Contemporary architecture seems to turn its back on the past in terms of the raw materials taken from the environment, their transformation into building components and the way they are assembled to create bui...

    Authors: Sebastien Moriset, Bakonirina Rakotomamonjy and David Gandreau
    Citation: Built Heritage 2021 5:19
  12. Vernacular earthen architecture presents a series of relevant conservation challenges that involve designing solutions for different kinds of alterations and degradations. Other challenges of a social nature s...

    Authors: Jorge Tomasi and Julieta Barada
    Citation: Built Heritage 2021 5:13
  13. The application of digital technologies has greatly improved the efficiency of cultural heritage documentation and the diversity of heritage information. Yet the adequate incorporation of cultural, intangible,...

    Authors: Jane-Heloise Nancarrow, Chen Yang and Jing Yang
    Citation: Built Heritage 2021 5:11
  14. Today, the concept of built heritage authenticity is a projection screen for conflicting demands and thus a ‘contested field’. Short-sighted readings started to drag the concept behind different ill-considered tr...

    Authors: Mohammed Awadh Jasim, Laura Hanks and Katharina Borsi
    Citation: Built Heritage 2021 5:10
  15. America’s first documented wooden covered bridge was erected at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1805. Hundreds were constructed within two decades and at least 10,000 by the later 1800s. As settlers moved West, ...

    Authors: Ronald G. Knapp
    Citation: Built Heritage 2021 5:9
  16. With the growing trend towards preserving global architectural heritage, the adaptive reuse of built heritage buildings is becoming increasingly popular; as commentators have noted, this popularity can in part...

    Authors: Yuan Li, Long Zhao, Jingxiong Huang and Andrew Law
    Citation: Built Heritage 2021 5:6
  17. The Shanghai East China Electric Power Building, which was completed in 1988, is widely accepted as one of the first postmodern high-rise buildings in Shanghai. Based on articles published in mass media and pr...

    Authors: Jiawei Liu and Xiahong Hua
    Citation: Built Heritage 2021 5:1

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Guest Editors: Sidney Cheung, Dept. of Anthropology, The Chinese University of Hong Kong; Thomas Chung, School of Architecture, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

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