E-books: Heritage Management & Conservation

  • Managing Quality Cultural Tourism book cover

    Managing Quality Cultural Tourism

    1st Edition

    By Priscilla Boniface

    Managing Quality Cultural Tourism is an authoritative look at how to manage cultural tourist sites to best meet the needs of the visitors, the presenters and the site itself. As cultural tourism increases the management of heritage sites becomes more complex. Priscilla Boniface addresses these…

    eBook – 2013-06-17
    Heritage: Care-Preservation-Management

  • Museums and the Paradox of Change book cover

    Museums and the Paradox of Change

    3rd Edition

    By Robert R. Janes

    Museums throughout the world are under increasing pressure in the wake of the 2008/2009 economic recession and the many pressing social and environmental issues that are assuming priority. The major focus of concern in the global museum community is the sustainability of museums in light of these…

    eBook – 2013-05-29

  • Museums, Equality and Social Justice book cover

    Museums, Equality and Social Justice

    1st Edition

    Edited by Richard Sandell, Eithne Nightingale

    The last two decades have seen concerns for equality, diversity, social justice and human rights move from the margins of museum thinking and practice, to the core. The arguments – both moral and pragmatic – for engaging diverse audiences, creating the conditions for more equitable access to museum…

    eBook – 2013-05-20
    Museum Meanings

  • Materials for Conservation book cover

    Materials for Conservation

    2nd Edition

    By C V Horie

    Materials in Conservation is the definitive introduction to the properties of materials used in conservation. The continual struggle of conservators to ameliorate the deterioration of objects has led to increasing use of synthetic polymers. These materials are part of the sophisticated technology…

    eBook – 2013-05-13

  • International Directory of Museum Training: Programs and practices of the museum profession book cover

    International Directory of Museum Training

    Programs and practices of the museum profession, 1st Edition

    By Gary Edson

    Choosing the right museum training course may be one of the most important decisions a person makes in their career. Whether you are already working in a museum or are just beginning training you will need the most comprehensive and up-to-date information. The International Directory of Museum…

    eBook – 2013-05-13
    Heritage: Care-Preservation-Management

  • Politics of Memory: Making Slavery Visible in the Public Space book cover

    Politics of Memory

    Making Slavery Visible in the Public Space, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ana Lucia Araujo

    The public memory of slavery and the Atlantic slave trade, which some years ago could be observed especially in North America, has slowly emerged into a transnational phenomenon now encompassing Europe, Africa, and Latin America, and even Asia – allowing the populations of African descent,…

    eBook – 2013-05-07
    Routledge Studies in Cultural History

  • Archaeology in Environment and Technology: Intersections and Transformations book cover

    Archaeology in Environment and Technology

    Intersections and Transformations, 1st Edition

    Edited by David Frankel, Susan Lawrence, Jennifer Webb

    Environments, landscapes, and ecological systems are often seen as fundamental by archaeologists, but how they relate to society is understood in very different ways. The chapters in this book take environment, culture, and technology together. All have been the focus of much attention; often one…

    eBook – 2013-05-02
    Routledge Studies in Archaeology

  • Museums and Their Visitors book cover

    Museums and Their Visitors

    1st Edition

    By Eilean Hooper-Greenhill

    Museums are at a critical moment in their history. In order to ensure survival into the next century, museums and galleries must demonstrate their social relevance and use. This means developing their public service functions through becoming more knowledgeable about the needs of their visitors and…

    eBook – 2013-04-15
    Heritage: Care-Preservation-Management

  • Liberating Culture: Cross-Cultural Perspectives on Museums, Curation and Heritage Preservation book cover

    Liberating Culture

    Cross-Cultural Perspectives on Museums, Curation and Heritage Preservation, 1st Edition

    By Christina Kreps

    Using examples of indigenous models from Indonesia, the Pacific, Africa and native North America, Christina Kreps illustrates how the growing recognition of indigenous curation and concepts of cultural heritage preservation is transforming conventional museum practice. Liberating Culture …

    eBook – 2013-04-15
    Museum Meanings

  • Museums: A Place to Work: Planning Museum Careers book cover

    Museums: A Place to Work

    Planning Museum Careers, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jane R. Glaser, Artemis A. Zenetou

    Surveying over thirty different positions in the museum profession, this is the essential guide for anyone considering entering the field, or a career change within it. From exhibition designer to shop manager, this comprehensive survey views the latest trends in museum work and the…

    eBook – 2013-04-15
    Heritage: Care-Preservation-Management

  • Museum Architecture: A New Biography book cover

    Museum Architecture

    A New Biography, 1st Edition

    By Suzanne MacLeod

    Recent decades have witnessed an explosion of museum building around the world and the subsequent publication of multiple texts dedicated to the subject. Museum Architecture: A new biography focuses on the stories we tell of museum buildings in order to explore the nature of museum architecture and…

    eBook – 2013-04-12

  • Dark Tourism and Place Identity: Managing and interpreting dark places book cover

    Dark Tourism and Place Identity

    Managing and interpreting dark places, 1st Edition

    Edited by Leanne White, Elspeth Frew

    Dark Tourism, including visitation to places such as murder sites, battlefields and cemeteries is a growing phenomenon, as well as an emergent area of scholarly interest. Despite this interest, the intersecting domains of dark tourism and place identity have been largely overlooked in the academic…

    eBook – 2013-03-20
    Contemporary Geographies of Leisure, Tourism and Mobility

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