Sado Island the gold and silver mines in Japan. An integrated project between archeology and contemporaneity

Niglio, Olimpia (2015) Sado Island the gold and silver mines in Japan. An integrated project between archeology and contemporaneity. In: Contemporary problems of Architecture and Construction. Fabbrica della Conoscenza (58). La Scuola di Pitagora, Napoli, pp. 713-716. ISBN 978-88-6542-443-8

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This paper analyses the inspection in Sado Island (Japan, September 8-13, 2014) with the scientific staff Niitaga’s Prefecture, World Heritage Inscription Promotion Office Cultural Administration Division Niigata Prefectural Board of Education. Since XIV century the Sado Island is famous for the gold and silver mines. The paper intends to analyze three particular aspects of the Japanese island and to illustrate the main activities of the research: urban archeology, industrial archeology and archeology of the natural landscape. All the mines were closed permanently in 1989 and the present project aims to valorize the mines, the natural landscape, the villages of the miners and their productive activities for a correct understanding and knowledgeable use of the territory.

Item Type: Book Section
Additional Information: Proceedings of 7th International Conference on Contemporary Problems of Architecture and Construction November 19th-21st, 2015, Florence - Italy
Uncontrolled Keywords: urban archeology; industrial archeology; urban restoration
Subjects: 300 Scienze sociali > 360 Problemi e servizi sociali; associazioni > 363 Altri problemi e servizi sociali > 363.69 Tutela dei beni culturali (Classificare qui le opere interdisciplinari su Conservazione e Restauro dei beni culturali ; classificare la Conservazione e il Restauro dei beni architettonici e ambientali in 720.288)
900 Storia, Geografia e discipline ausiliarie > 930 Storia dei mondo antico fino al 499 ca. > 930.1 Archeologia (Classificare qui la Storia fino al 4000 a.C., l'Archeologia preistorica, le opere interdisciplinari sull'Archeologia)
Date Deposited: 15 Dec 2015 10:00
Last Modified: 15 Dec 2015 10:00

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