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Preserving the historic centre of Naples

Nick Dines draws on his research on the City of Naples and explains how its historic centre escaped demolition

Nick Dines shows that until the 1980s, the historic centre of Naples was under threat of demolition. A shift takes places in the 1990’s, when cultural heritage starts being viewed as an asset.

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Cultural Heritage and the City

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