HERITAGE PROTECTION - HERITAGE PROTECTION Social Factors...

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HERITAGE PROTECTION Social Factors February 10, 2010 Stewart Brand - Futurist. Whole Earth Catalog. Believed that given access to information we can change the world. -Posed for long term thinking and Architecture that is made with a Diachronic attitude - Synchronic - the way it all fit together at one point in time - Diachronic - The way it developed over time What is the value of a building?- Its going to differ History - Heritage Protection -Pre 1860’s- building is a commitment of money time and resources. Recycle uses -1860’s- Industrial Revolution. Building is quick and easy and cheap. Massive change. -1870’s- first movement (US) toward protecting natural and cultural environments. Collective Memory - the shared values of a city which shape and inform the future. Started from Mt. Vernon to preserve culture. -The present past is both 1) A linear progression of events 2) In systemic interaction with the present The fundamental goal of Heritage Preservation is heritage protection What is Historic
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