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Oliver Brunt

Industrial Design Student - Final Year, Northumbria University

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How do different cultures treat heirlooms their history?

We as humans all have memories and we're all biologically programmed to respond to sight, sound, touch and so on. Heirlooms and trinkets play on these senses and allow a fantastic view into the past. How do different cultures and societies treat heirlooms?


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    Nov 26 2013: maybe too well? it would be much more useful to actually remember the history as it was, and not lying about it. there are too much myths and lies surrounding those objects.
    • Nov 27 2013: Thats a very good point. If digital is technically more accurate because of how much data can be stored; people still lie, what do you recon the future is?
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        Nov 27 2013: i have absolutely no idea. i see no trend, so either things continue as is, or we face a sudden swing of the landslide, to mix metaphors badly.

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