E-books: Heritage Management & Conservation

  • Science, Technology and Cultural Heritage book cover

    Science, Technology and Cultural Heritage

    1st Edition

    Edited by M.A. Rogerio-Candelera

    The Second International Congress on Science and Technology for the Conservation of Cultural Heritage was held in Seville, Spain, June 24-27, 2014, under the umbrella of the TechnoHeritage network. TechnoHeritage is an initiative funded by the Spanish Ministry of Economy and Competitivity dedicated…

    eBook – 2014-12-01
    CRC Press

  • Building Temples in China: Memories, Tourism and Identities book cover

    Building Temples in China

    Memories, Tourism and Identities, 1st Edition

    By Selina Ching Chan, Graeme Lang

    Much has been written on how temples are constructed or reconstructed for reviving local religious and communal life or for recycling tradition after the market reforms in China. The dynamics between the state and society that lie behind the revival of temples and religious practices initiated by…

    eBook – 2014-11-27
    Anthropology of Asia

  • Building Better Arts Facilities: Lessons from a U.S. National Study. book cover

    Building Better Arts Facilities

    Lessons from a U.S. National Study., 1st Edition

    By Joanna Woronkowicz, D. Carroll Joynes, Norman Bradburn

    At the turn of the 21st century, a significant boom in the construction of cultural buildings took saw the creation of hundreds of performing arts centers, theaters, and museums. After these buildings were completed, however, many of these cultural organizations struggled to survive, or,…

    eBook – 2014-11-27
    Routledge Research in Creative and Cultural Industries Management

  • Law for Artists: Copyright, the obscene and all the things in between book cover

    Law for Artists

    Copyright, the obscene and all the things in between, 1st Edition

    By Blu Tirohl

    Written especially for professional artists and those studying the visual arts, Law for Artists is an accessible guide to those aspects of law that impact on artists and their work. It encompasses a comprehensive range of creative practices including fine art, photography, the graphic and plastic…

    eBook – 2014-11-27

  • The Making of Heritage: Seduction and Disenchantment book cover

    The Making of Heritage

    Seduction and Disenchantment, 1st Edition

    Edited by Camila Del Marmol, Marc Morell, Jasper Chalcraft

    This volume explores the process of heritage making and its relation to the production of touristic places, examining several case studies around the world. Most existing literature on heritage and tourism centers either on its managerial aspects, the tourist experience, or issues related to…

    eBook – 2014-11-20
    Routledge Studies in Heritage

  • Heritage Planning: Principles and Process book cover

    Heritage Planning

    Principles and Process, 1st Edition

    By Harold Kalman

    Heritage Planning: Principles and Process provides a comprehensive overview of heritage planning as an area of professional practice. The book first addresses the context and principles of heritage planning, including land-use law, planning practice, and international heritage doctrine, all set…

    eBook – 2014-10-30

  • Bone, Antler, Ivory and Horn: The Technology of Skeletal Materials Since the Roman Period book cover

    Bone, Antler, Ivory and Horn

    The Technology of Skeletal Materials Since the Roman Period, 1st Edition

    By Arthur MacGregor

    Artefacts made from skeletal materials since the Roman period were, before this book, neglected as a serious area of study. This is a comprehensive account which reviews over fifty categories of artefact. The book starts with a consideration of the formation, morphology and mechanical properties of…

    eBook – 2014-10-30
    Routledge Library Editions: Archaeology

  • The Conservation of Subterranean Cultural Heritage book cover

    The Conservation of Subterranean Cultural Heritage

    1st Edition

    Edited by C. Saiz-Jimenez

    In recent years, a debate has arisen concerning the convenience of conserving subterranean cultural heritage and the necessary management models. There is often pressure from local authorities more interested in using the cultural heritage sites in order to develop the economy and the tourism…

    eBook – 2014-10-24
    CRC Press

  • Tourism in National Capitals and Global Change book cover

    Tourism in National Capitals and Global Change

    1st Edition

    Edited by Robert Maitland

    At a time of increasing city competition, national capitals are at the forefront of efforts to gain competitive advantage for themselves and their nation, to project a distinctive and positive image and to score well in global city league tables. They are frequently their country’s main tourist…

    eBook – 2014-10-14

  • Museums, Heritage and International Development book cover

    Museums, Heritage and International Development

    1st Edition

    Edited by Paul Basu, Wayne Modest

    While many claims are made regarding the power of cultural heritage as a driver and enabler of sustainable development, the relationship between museums, heritage and development has received little academic scrutiny. This book stages a critical conversation between the interdisciplinary fields of…

    eBook – 2014-10-03
    Routledge Studies in Culture and Development

  • Conserving Cultural Landscapes: Challenges and New Directions book cover

    Conserving Cultural Landscapes

    Challenges and New Directions, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ken Taylor, Archer St. Clair, Nora J. Mitchell

    New approaches to both cultural landscapes and historic urban landscapes increasingly recognize the need to guide future change, rather than simply protecting the fabric of the past. Challenging traditional notions of historic preservation, Conserving Cultural Landscapes takes a dynamic…

    eBook – 2014-09-19
    Routledge Studies in Heritage

  • Museum as Process: Translating Local and Global Knowledges book cover

    Museum as Process

    Translating Local and Global Knowledges, 1st Edition

    Edited by Raymond Silverman

    The museum has become a vital strategic space for negotiating ownership of and access to knowledges produced in local settings. Museum as Process presents community-engaged "culture work" of a group of scholars whose collaborative projects consider the social spaces between the museum and community…

    eBook – 2014-09-19
    Museum Meanings

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