Friday, June 7, 2013

Want to Learn More About Cultural Property Law?

Spend a week studying cultural property law with Plymouth State University's summer program. This intensive course will take place from July 15 through 20. The class includes a field trip to the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.

Plymouth State University
The course examines the international, national, and state legal frameworks for the protection and movement of cultural property. It is taught by this blog author.

Topics for discussion include the 1954 Hague Convention, the 1970 UNESCO Convention, the ICOM Code of Ethics, the National Stolen Property Act, and the Cultural Property Implementation Act. The course also introduces students to important national heritage laws such as the Archaeological Resources Protection Act.

Register by visiting: http://www.plymouth.edu/graduate/academics/course-schedules/summer-2013/ and clicking "Apply Online."  You can find more details about the course by clicking the preceding link and then clicking "Heritage Studies."

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