The cultural capitalists: notes on the ongoing reconfiguration of trafficking culture in Asia

Yates, D., Mackenzie, S. and Smith, E. (2017) The cultural capitalists: notes on the ongoing reconfiguration of trafficking culture in Asia. Crime, Media, Culture, 13(2), pp. 245-254. (doi: 10.1177/1741659017700947)

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Most analysis of the international flows of the illicit art market has described a global situation in which a postcolonial legacy of acquisition and collection exploits cultural heritage by pulling it westwards towards major international trade nodes in the USA and Europe. As the locus of consumptive global economic power shifts, however, these traditional flows are pulled in other directions: notably for the present commentary, towards and within Asia.

Item Type:Articles
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Yates, Dr Donna and Smith, Dr Emiline and Mackenzie, Professor Simon
Authors: Yates, D., Mackenzie, S., and Smith, E.
College/School:College of Social Sciences > School of Social and Political Sciences > Sociology Anthropology and Applied Social Sciences
Journal Name:Crime, Media, Culture
Publisher:SAGE Publications
ISSN (Online):1741-6604
Published Online:13 April 2017
Copyright Holders:Copyright © 2017 The Authors
First Published:First published in Crime, Media, Culture 13(2):245-254
Publisher Policy:Reproduced under a Creative Commons License

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Project CodeAward NoProject NamePrincipal InvestigatorFunder's NameFunder RefLead Dept
564621GTICO - Global traffic in illicit cultural objects: Developing knowledge for improving interventions in a transnational criminal marketSimon MackenzieEuropean Research Council (ERC)283873SPS - SOCIOLOGY