E-books: Heritage Management & Conservation

  • 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
    Routledge
    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
    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
    Routledge

  • 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
    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
    Routledge

  • 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
    Routledge Library Editions: Archaeology

  • Antiquities of the Irish Countryside book cover

    Antiquities of the Irish Countryside

    1st Edition

    By Sean P. O Riordain

    No country is as rich in field antiquities as Ireland, and this work gives an account in simple language of the origin, purpose, date and distribution of all classes of monuments with the exception of ecclesiastical remains and medieval castles. It provides the general reader with all the…

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

  • The Ferriby Boats: Seacraft of the Bronze Age book cover

    The Ferriby Boats

    Seacraft of the Bronze Age, 1st Edition

    By Edward Wright

    In 1937 the author, then aged 19, found the remains of an ancient boat at Ferriby on the Humber shore. This book is his own account of his discoveries, excavations and research over 50 years since the first boat find. The importance of this and the subsequent finds was only fully recognised after…

    eBook – 2014-10-30
    Routledge
    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
    Routledge

  • Religion, Heritage and the Sustainable City: Hinduism and urbanisation in Jaipur book cover

    Religion, Heritage and the Sustainable City

    Hinduism and urbanisation in Jaipur, 1st Edition

    By Yamini Narayanan

    The speed and scale of urbanisation in India is unprecedented almost anywhere in the world and has tremendous global implications. The religious influence on the urban experience has resonances for all aspects of urban sustainability in India and yet it remains a blind spot while articulating…

    eBook – 2014-10-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Religion and Development

  • 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
    Routledge Studies in Culture and Development

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