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  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. 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

    The Correction to this article has been published in Built Heritage 2021 5:3

  6. From the 1950s to the 1990s, China underwent a significant transformation of its political system and economy, from socialism to rapid development after the reform and opening up. In the 1980s and 1990s, to me...

    Authors: Shulan Fu and Panpan Jin
    Citation: Built Heritage 2020 4:16

    The Correction to this article has been published in Built Heritage 2020 4:17

  7. Digital technologies are increasingly used in the interpretation and presentation process at cultural heritage sites, shifting the manner of heritage display from previous ways, which tended to be monolithic a...

    Authors: Ying Liu
    Citation: Built Heritage 2020 4:14
  8. In 2017 a group of conservators-restorers conducted a conservation-science study of the materials used in the construction of Josef Frank’s main work, the Villa Beer (1930) in Vienna-Hietzing, and of the build...

    Authors: Ivo B. Hammer
    Citation: Built Heritage 2020 4:12
  9. Since the establishment of treaty ports in the mid-19th century, the urban development of many Chinese cities, and notably of Shanghai, has been heavily influenced by global economic flows and global urban and...

    Authors: Kaiyi Zhu and Carola M. Hein
    Citation: Built Heritage 2020 4:11
  10. Essentially unknown in the rest of the world and only recently appreciated in China, the globally significant 3000+ ‘corridor bridges’ (langqiao) in China far outnumber the better-known ‘covered bridges’ found in...

    Authors: Ronald G. Knapp, Terry E. Miller and Jie Liu
    Citation: Built Heritage 2020 4:10
  11. This article examines what is being promoted about Tianjin’s rich heritage through its tourism and heritage practices. An industrial city traditionally known for its crafts and gastronomy, Tianjin has graduall...

    Authors: Bruno Chauffert-Yvart, Françoise Ged, Yue Lu, Christine Mengin and Émilie Rousseau
    Citation: Built Heritage 2020 4:9
  12. In the original publication of this article (Quintero et al., 2020) the family name of the last author is incorrect. The correct family name of the last author should be Barazzetti rather than Barazetti. The o...

    Authors: Mario Santana Quintero, Reem Awad and Luigi Barazzetti
    Citation: Built Heritage 2020 4:8

    The original article was published in Built Heritage 2020 4:6

  13. The current application of digital workflows for the understanding, promotion and participation in the conservation of heritage sites involves several technical challenges and should be governed by serious eth...

    Authors: Mario Santana Quintero, Reem Awad and Luigi Barazzetti
    Citation: Built Heritage 2020 4:6

    The Correction to this article has been published in Built Heritage 2020 4:8

  14. Vernacular building is the building for ordinary people, constrained by the practicalities of environmental conditions and physical materials, and influenced by traditional culture, but not mediated by profess...

    Authors: Miles Lewis
    Citation: Built Heritage 2019 3:BF03545717
  15. Every city has built environments that are largely regarded as eyesores, for aesthetic, social, or moral reasons. Urban nightlife streets are examples of such ‘grimy heritage’. Not only shabby and disorderly, ...

    Authors: James Farrer
    Citation: Built Heritage 2019 3:BF03545745
  16. The business success of the most important hotel company in Asia in the 20th century, and therefore of its owners, the Kadoorie Family, is intertwined with the life of the only Spanish architect in the city of Hu...

    Authors: Álvaro Leonardo Pérez
    Citation: Built Heritage 2019 3:BF03545741
  17. This article examines the cultural and architectural exchanges between Shanghai and New York in the mid-20th century and their iconic roles as avant-garde global capitals. It considers the cultural and architectu...

    Authors: Rosemary Wakeman
    Citation: Built Heritage 2019 3:BF03545743
  18. The relationship between heritage and rural development takes place within the heritage making process. It presents different characteristics of what exists in urban context, especially through the role that c...

    Authors: Alain Bourdin, Tingting Wan and Philippe Delbos
    Citation: Built Heritage 2019 3:BF03545725

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Guest Editor: Christina Malathouni, School of Architecture, University of Liverpool, United Kingdom

Industrial heritage sites and mega-events: An opportunity for urban redevelopment and social change?
Guest Editors: Florence Graezer Bideau, College of Humanities and Section of Architecture, EPFL, Switzerland; Anne-Marie Broudehoux, École du Design, UQAM, Canada                                                 

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