heritage cycle

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A heuristic model of archaeological value proposed in 2006 by English Heritage as a way of understanding emotional attachment and public support for conserving and managing the historic environment. The four phases to the cycle run: By understanding the historic environment people value it; By valuing it they will want to care for it; By caring for it they will help people enjoy it; From enjoying the historic environment comes a thirst to understand it.

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