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Museum Basics The International Handbook

Museum Basics: The International Handbook

4th Edition

By Timothy Ambrose, Crispin Paine
March 19, 2018

This fourth edition of Museum Basics has been produced for use in the many museums worldwide that operate with few professional staff and limited resources. The fourth edition has been fully updated to reflect the many changes that have taken place in museums around the world over the last six ...

Forward Planning A Handbook of Business, Corporate and Development Planning for Museums and Galleries

Forward Planning: A Handbook of Business, Corporate and Development Planning for Museums and Galleries

1st Edition

Edited By Timothy Ambrose, Sue Runyard
March 13, 1992

Forward planning is esential for most organizations, but especially so for museums and heritage bodies, with responsibilities stretching forward to infinity. Forwrd Planning provides a complete basic guide, from the principles on which planning is founded, through drawing up the plan itself, ...

Heritage Gardens Care, Conservation, Management

Heritage Gardens: Care, Conservation, Management

1st Edition

By Sheena MacKellar Goulty
April 19, 1993

Heritage gardens create huge management headaches. How does one preserve a garden designed for the enjoyment of the few when the advent of the many grinds it away to nothing? The answer, as presented in Heritage Gardens is a subterfuge: preserve the illusion of the created environment as originally...

The Industrial Heritage Managing Resources and Uses

The Industrial Heritage: Managing Resources and Uses

1st Edition

By Judith Alfrey, Tim Putnam
March 13, 1992

The Industrial Heritage is the first integrated approach to the assessment, conservation, interpretation, financing and management of the complex heritage of industrial cultures. It breaks new ground, as the authors (both active workers in the field) suggest that concepts of heritage defined to ...

The Development of Costume

The Development of Costume

1st Edition

By Naomi Tarrant
May 24, 1996

Clothing is the outward and visible sign of taste, discrimination, social attitude and status. In every culture, men and women pay enormous attention to the minutiae of dress and appearance. This authoritative study looks at both the social and physical aspects of clothes. It traces the history and...

Museums Without Barriers A New Deal For the Disabled

Museums Without Barriers: A New Deal For the Disabled

1st Edition

Edited By Fondation de France, International Committee of Museums (ICOM)
March 13, 1992

Essential reading for all professionals concerned with museums and the cultural heritage, with the architecture and design of museums and for those providing service for the disabled. The volume provides access to some of the best practice in the provision for the disabled, and sets out an agenda ...

Heritage and Tourism in The Global Village

Heritage and Tourism in The Global Village

1st Edition

By Priscilla Boniface, Peter Fowler
March 26, 1993

A nation's heritage is one of the most potent forces for generating tourism: the Tower of London is the greatest 'visitor attraction' in Britain. But it is pushed into insignificance by comparison with the visitors travelling to Disneyland, Epcot and the other entertainment complexes in the USA; ...

The Representation of the Past Museums and Heritage in the Post-Modern World

The Representation of the Past: Museums and Heritage in the Post-Modern World

1st Edition

By Kevin Walsh
July 21, 1992

The 1980s and early 1990s have seen a marked increase in public interest in our historic environment. The museum and heritage industry has expanded as the past is exploited for commercial profit. In The Representation of the Past, Kevin Walsh examines this international trend and questions the ...

Museum Security and Protection A Handbook for Cultural Heritage Institutions

Museum Security and Protection: A Handbook for Cultural Heritage Institutions

1st Edition

Edited By Robert Burke, David Liston
November 15, 1993

The ICMS Handbook is acknowledged as the international standard text for basic security procedures. It was first published as A Basic Guide to Museum Security, and is now fully revised, enlarged and updated. The manual covers: general principles security, theft and burglary: security personnel; ...

Museum Exhibition Theory and Practice

Museum Exhibition: Theory and Practice

1st Edition

By David Dean
December 26, 1996

Museum Exhibition is the only textbook of its kind to consider exhibition development using both theory and practice in an integrated approach. This comprehensive study covers care of exhibits, writing accompanying text, using new technology, exhibition evaluation, administration and content for a ...

Handbook for Museums

Handbook for Museums

1st Edition

By David Dean, Gary Edson
February 11, 1997

Handbook for Museums provides basic information for people working in the museum world. Formed around a commitment to professionalism in museum practice, the sections provide basic information on management, security, conservation and education, and include technical notes and international reading...

Environmental Management Guidelines for Museums and Galleries

Environmental Management: Guidelines for Museums and Galleries

1st Edition

By May Cassar
November 01, 2011

The key to the survival of museum collections is a stable indoor environment and vital to this is a well-maintained building with effective environmental services. Environmental Management sets out clearly the theory and practice of achieving an appropriate museum environment for both collections ...

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