Compromised sites: Desecration

Amanat, M. 2012

‘Set in stone: homeless corpses and desecrated graves in Modern Iran’, International Journal of Middle Eastern Studies, 44:2, 257-283.

Price, C. & Maples, J. 2018

Disturbing the dead: community concerns over fracking below a cemetery in the Utica shale region’, in A. Ladd (ed.) Fractured Communities: Risk, Impacts and Protests against Hydraulic Fracking in US Shale Regions, 85.


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