Provides a history of significance assessment and cultural heritage management in New South Wales (NSW), including a timeline (p.26-41) detailing events and developments in Australia and NSW from 1600 to 2000; laws and conventions; suggests that the social significance/value of heritage places has been ignored and provides recommendations for ways the NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service can integrate cultural values into heritage management models; cultural heritage as social action.
|Place of Publication||Sydney|
|Publisher||NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service|
|Number of pages||161|
|Publication status||Published - 2003|
Byrne, D., Brayshaw, H., & IRELAND, T. (2003). Social Significance: a discussion paper. (2nd ed.) NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service. https://www.environment.nsw.gov.au/resources/cultureheritage/SocialSignificance.pdf