Cosmological Corrections: Mapping the Ideological Construction of Traditional Places in Bhaktapur, Nepal.

UNCG Author/Contributor (non-UNCG co-authors, if there are any, appear on document)
Gregory Price Grieve, Associate Professor (Creator)
Institution
The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG )
Web Site: http://library.uncg.edu/

Abstract: On October 3, 1997, the mayor of Bhaktapur, Nepal, Prem Suwal, delivered a speech at the inauguration of the city's Tourist Motor Park. He stressed how the newly built complex would increase Bhaktapur's value as a "Traditional City" by cleaning up pollution but still allow tourist revenue to flow into the municipality, which could then be tied back into preserving historic monuments.

Additional Information

Publication
Studies in Nepali History and Society 9, Issue 2 (2004): 375-406
Language: English
Date: 2004
Keywords
Bhaktapur, Nepal, Ideological Construction

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