Growing interest in post-conflict cultural identity

Growing interest in post-conflict cultural identity

Originally submitted by Ian Miles
last updated by Rafael Popper

Weak Signal's progress: basic

This Weak Signal came from: 
European Commission Framework Programme for RTD

The theme/scheme related to this Weak Signal: 
Theme 8 - Socio-economic Sciences and the Humanities

The sub-theme that best relates to this Weak Signal: 
Diversities and commonalities in Europe

When did the Weak Signal manifest ? 
before 2000

Weak Signal's description 
Several European sites of great historical and cultural interest become hotly contested in terms of their “ownership” and historical meaning – cultural tourists and pilgrims are increasingly seen as reviving past conflicts and extreme events occur (attacks defacement of monuments, destruction of symbols, etc.).