29. Safeguarding a Fragile Legacy: Managing uKhahlamba-Drakensberg Rock Art

  1. Jo McDonald2 and
  2. Peter Veth3
  1. Aron Mazel

Published Online: 23 JUL 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118253892.ch29

A Companion to Rock Art

A Companion to Rock Art

How to Cite

Mazel, A. (2012) Safeguarding a Fragile Legacy: Managing uKhahlamba-Drakensberg Rock Art, in A Companion to Rock Art (eds J. McDonald and P. Veth), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118253892.ch29

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Centre for Rock Art Research and Management, University of Western Australia, Australia

  2. 3

    University of Western Australia, Australia

Author Information

  1. the International Centre for Cultural and Heritage Studies, Newcastle University, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 23 JUL 2012
  2. Published Print: 8 AUG 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781444334241

Online ISBN: 9781118253892

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Keywords:

  • uKhahlamba-Drakensberg Rock Art, safeguarding a fragile legacy;
  • UDP rock art deterioration, of South Africa's fourth WHS;
  • rock art management in the UDP;
  • RAND management plan, staffing affecting the UDP safeguard;
  • UDP rock art, Amafa/Ezemvelo MoU, needing sound working relations;
  • inventories, planning, implementation, and Indigenous voices;
  • management criteria, points allocated in RAND for UDP rock art;
  • world heritage, tourism, public view, the NPB and WHS status for UDP;
  • rock art management, secondary as a consequence of UDP safeguarding;
  • CURE 1998, and rock art transforming into a mere tourist attraction for UDP

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Abstract

  • Overview of UDP Rock Art Management Since the 1960s

  • Institutional Responsibilities

  • Inventories, Planning, Implementation, and Indigenous Voices

  • World Heritage, Tourism, and Public Interpretation

  • Discussion

  • Conclusion

  • Acknowledgments

  • Notes

  • References