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Friedrich Schipper


Dr. Friedrich Schipper researches on the political role of cultural heritage and its particular role in conflict, on its protection in the event of armed conflict and on illicit trafficking in cultural property - with particular attention to the development of international legislation and its implementation and in the context of civil-police-military cooperation, of Unesco and of affiliated organizations like Blue Shield. The Eastern Mediterranean and Near Eastern region is thereby paid specific attention. His current pro- ject focuses on the contested heritage of Jerusalem and its role in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.