Conservation strategy

Bilbrey, D. 2005

Die situation der Berliner friedhöfe und die Entwicklung neuer Ideen zum Erhalt der historischen Substanz’, in C. Denk & J. Ziesemer (eds) Der Bürgerliche Tod: Städtische Bestattungskulture von der Aufklärung bis zum frühen 20. Jahrhundert, ICOMOS: Munich, 208-14 .

Cartier, C. 1993

‘Creating historic open space in Melaka’, Geographical Review, 83: 4, 359–73.

Clarke, R. 1993

‘Dead spaces or living havens?’, in J. Barberán (ed.) Una Arquitectura para la Muerta: 1 Encuentro Internacional sobre los Cementerios Contemporaneos , Seville: Consejeria de Obras Publicas y Transportes, 610-613.

Czerner, O. 1995

‘What is it all about, why?’, in O. Czerner and I. Juszkiewicz (eds) Cemetery Art, ICOMOS: Wrocław: ICOMOS, 41-50.

Matero, F. & Peters, J. 2003

‘Survey methodology for the preservation of historic burial grounds and cemeteries’, APT Bulletin, 34:2/3, 37-45.

O’Donnell, P. 2000

‘The history and preservation of urban parks and cemeteries’, in A. Alanen and R. Melnick (eds) Preserving Cultural Landscapes in America, Baltimore, MD: John Hopkins University Press, 70-93.

Ocón, D. 2021

‘Balancing sustainable development and cultural heritage preservation: luxury burial legacies in Singapore’, Journal of Cultural Heritage Management and Sustainable Development, 13:1, 87-107.


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