DOI: 10.1163/15730255-bja10078
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Alaeldin Abdallah Alkhasawneh, Tayil Mahmoud Shiyab, Faisal Abdulhafez Alshawabkeh

Abstract: Abstract Movable antiquities are very important in peoples’ lives, as they reflect history, establish identity and revive the past. The Jordanian legislator issued Public Antiquities Law 21/1988 to impose a legal protection for antiquities. Through this study, we focus on the issue of the protection of legal movable antiquities in Jordan and determine whether the current provisions are sufficient to this end. We define the protected movable archeological properties in Jordanian legislation …

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