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This chapter introduces the concept of World Heritage for those readers who may be unfamiliar with the World Heritage Convention and its ideals. The chapter touches on the UK Government’s approach to World Heritage and, in particular, on how its sees its responsibilities towards World Heritage Sites and their management.

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Young, C. (2014). The Management Context. In: Stone, P., Brough, D. (eds) Managing, Using, and Interpreting Hadrian's Wall as World Heritage. SpringerBriefs in Archaeology(), vol 2. Springer, New York, NY.

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