Convention on ownership of cultural property.

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Convention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export, and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property (
Statementreport (to accompany EX B, 92-2)
Series92d Congress, 2d session. Senate. Executive rept., no. 92-29
ContributionsFulbright, J. William 1905-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsJ74 .A36 92d., 2d sess., no. 92-29
The Physical Object
Pagination34 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5391324M
LC Control Number72602750

The collection considers the impact of the Convention on the way antiquity dealers, museums and auction houses, as well as nation states and local communities, address issues of provenance, contested ownership, and the trafficking of cultural property.

The book contains a range of contributions from anthropologists, lawyers, historians and : Hardcover. The collection considers the impact of the Convention on the way antiquity dealers, museums and auction houses, as well as nation states and local communities, address issues of provenance, contested ownership, and the trafficking of cultural property.

The book contains a range of contributions from anthropologists, lawyers, historians and archaeologists. The collection considers the impact of the Convention on the way antiquity dealers, museums and auction houses, as well as nation states and local communities, address issues of provenance, contested ownership, and the trafficking of cultural property.

The book contains a range of contributions from anthropologists, lawyers, historians and archaeologists. Cultural property under international law is defined in Article I of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Convention for the Protection of Cultural Property In the Event of Armed Conflict (Hague Convention) and Article I of the UNESCO Convention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property.

Topics covered include rights to property, ethical ownership, the public responsibilities of museums, threats to art from war, pillage, and development, and international cooperation to preserve collections in the developing world/5(4).

MULTILATERAL Convention on die means of prohibiting and preventing the illicit import, export and transfer of ownership of cultural property. Adopted by the Convention on ownership of cultural property. book Conference of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization at its sixteenth session, Paris, 14 November (5) The term "Convention" means the Convention on the means of prohibiting and preventing the illicit import, export, and transfer of ownership of cultural property adopted by the General Conference of the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization at its sixteenth Size: KB.

Article I - the UNESCO Convention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property: "Cultural property means property which, on religious or secular grounds, is specifically designated by each State as being of importance for archaeology, prehistory.

They are aimed at facilitating the application of the UNESCO Convention and the UNIDROIT Convention. Each State is encouraged to implement the Model Provisions for a standardised understanding of State ownership of cultural property. The past decade, however, has seen major changes in law and public policy and an active, ongoing debate over legal and ethical issues affecting the ownership of art and other cultural property.

Contributors to Who Owns the Past. include legal scholars, museum professionals, anthropologists, archaeologists, and collectors/5(2).

United States Implementation of the UNESCO Convention: The Convention on Cultural Property Implementation Act InUNESCO promulgated the Convention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property (File Size: KB.

Article 16 of the Convention describes the internationally recognized mark for cultural property as follows: (1) The distinctive emblem of the Convention shall take the form of a shield, pointed below, persaltire blue and white (a shield consisting of a royal-blue square, one of the angles of which forms the point of the shield.

For the purposes of the present Convention, the term `cultural property' shall cover, irrespective of origin or ownership: (a) movable or immovable property of great importance to the cultural heritage of every people, such as monuments of architecture, art or history, whether religious or secular; archaeological sites; groups of buildings.

12 Hague Convention on the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict, The Hague,U.N.T.S.Chap. I, Art. I: For the purposes of the present Convention, the term "cultural property" shall cover, irrespective of origin or ownership: (a) movable or immovable property of great importance to the cultural.

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The UNESCO Convention Article 11 The export and transfer of ownership of cultural property under compulsion arising directly or indirectly from the occupation of a country by a foreign power shall be regarded as Size: 82KB. COMMUNITY, STATE, INDIVIDUALS AND THE OWNERSHIP OF CULTURAL OBJECTS II.

TWO CONCEPTS OF PROPERTY RIGHTS The Convention was born in the very innovative atmosphere of the Sixties, which tended to consider property rights as an old curiosity that could be got rid of as soon as possible.

As a result, the Convention. focusing exclusively on the protection of cultural property in armed conflict, the Hague Convention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict has made a tremendous contribution to the protection of cultural heritage and has inspired subsequent treaties aimed at preserving such Size: 4MB.

The States Parties to this Convention recognize that the illicit import, export and transfer of ownership of cultural property is one of the main causes of the impoverishment of the cultural heritage of the countries of origin of such property and that international co-operation constitutes one of the most efficient means of protecting each.

Definition of Cultural Property Article 1. For the purposes of the present Convention, the term "cultural property" shall cover, irrespective of origin or ownership: (a) movable or immovable property of great importance to the cultural heritage of every people, such as monuments of architecture, art or history, whether religious or secular.

The Convention on Cultural Property Implementation Act H.R. (also known as CCPIA, or CPIA) is a United States Act of Congress that became law in The United States being party to the UNESCO Convention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Long title: An Act to reduce certain duties, to suspend temporarily certain duties, to extend certain existing suspensions of duties, and for other purposes.

(c) centers containing a large amount of cultural property as defined in sub-paragraphs (a) and (b), to be known as `centers containing monuments'. Article 2.

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Protection of cultural property For the purposes of the present Convention, the protection of cultural property shall comprise the safeguarding of and respect for such property. Article 3. The protection of cultural property during armed conflict is based on the principle that damage to the cultural property of any people means, in the words of the Hague Convention, "damage to the cultural heritage of all mankind." Read more.

In international law, this term covers, irrespective of origin or ownership, movable or immovable property constituting the cultural heritage of all mankind, to which each people makes its contribution.

In view of the importance of cultural property to all peoples of the world, international law has attempted to ensure its protection in case of armed conflict. Convention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property (The Paris Convention) The Paris Convention states that a nation should define its national treasures in a list and then these will be protected if stolen.

Cairo Declaration on the Protection of Cultural Property The Cairo Declaration on the Protection of Cultural Property was adopted by consensus at a regional conference convened from 14 to 16 February in order to mark the 50th anniversary of the Convention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict.

table of contents i. introduction §§1–43 a.

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the purpose of this manual §§1–2 b. the importance to military forces of the protection of cultural property in armed conflict §§3–6 c.

the sources of the international rules on the protection of cultural property in armed conflict §§7–33 (i) the law of armed conflict (loac) §§7–11File Size: 1MB. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xxviii, pages: illustrations ; 24 cm: Contents: pt.

Perspectives of the "victims": case studies --A philosophical perspective on the ethics and resolution of cultural property issues / Karen J. Warren --Ancestral sites, shrines, and graves: Native American perspectives on the ethics of collecting cultural.

Cultural property can be part of global human experience, regardless of its origin or current ownership, "independent of property rights or national jurisdic- tion."' 4 The Convention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict of (Hague ) embodied this concept of cultur-Author: Craig M.

Bargher. Ownership of Cultural Property, the UNESCO Convention Concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage and the UNIDROIT Con. Second Protocol to The Hague Convention of for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict: Participant(s) Submitter: United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization: Places/dates of conclusion: Place Date; The.

It is in this context, and to address such situations, the Convention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property was created in The Convention requires its States Parties to take action in these main fields: Preventive measures.Implementation of the Convention on the Means of.

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