E-books: Heritage Management & Conservation

  • 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
    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
    Routledge
    Museum Meanings

  • Sites of Popular Music Heritage: Memories, Histories, Places book cover

    Sites of Popular Music Heritage

    Memories, Histories, Places, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sara Cohen, Robert Knifton, Marion Leonard, Les Roberts

    This volume examines the location of memories and histories of popular music and its multiple pasts, exploring the different ‘places’ in which popular music can be situated, including the local physical site, the museum storeroom and exhibition space, and the digitized archive and display space…

    eBook – 2014-08-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Popular Music

  • Sharing Archaeology: Academe, Practice and the Public book cover

    Sharing Archaeology

    Academe, Practice and the Public, 1st Edition

    Edited by Peter Stone, Zhao Hui

    As a discipline, Archaeology has developed rapidly over the last half-century. The increase in so-called ‘public archaeology,’ with its wide range of television programming, community projects, newspaper articles, and enhanced site-based interpretation has taken archaeology from a closed academic…

    eBook – 2014-08-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Archaeology

  • Industrial Heritage Sites in Transformation: Clash of Discourses book cover

    Industrial Heritage Sites in Transformation

    Clash of Discourses, 1st Edition

    Edited by Harald A. Mieg, Heike Oevermann

    The management of industrial heritage sites requires rethinking in the context of urban change, and the issue of how to balance protection, preservation/conservation, and development becomes all the more crucial as industrial heritage sites grow in number. This brings into play new challenges—not…

    eBook – 2014-08-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Heritage

  • Heritage Conservation and Japan's Cultural Diplomacy: Heritage, National Identity and National Interest book cover

    Heritage Conservation and Japan's Cultural Diplomacy

    Heritage, National Identity and National Interest, 1st Edition

    By Natsuko Akagawa

    Japan’s heritage conservation policy and practice, as deployed through its foreign aid programs, has become one of the main means through which post-World War II Japan has sought to mark its presence in the international arena, both globally and regionally. Heritage conservation has been intimately…

    eBook – 2014-07-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Japan Series

  • Museums and Migration: History, Memory and Politics book cover

    Museums and Migration

    History, Memory and Politics, 1st Edition

    Edited by Laurence Gourievidis

    Recent decades have seen migration history and issues increasingly featured in museums. Museums and Migration explores the ways in which museum spaces - local, regional, national - have engaged with the history of migration, including internal migration, emigration and immigration. It presents the…

    eBook – 2014-07-25
    Routledge
    Museum Meanings

  • The Serious Leisure Perspective: An Introduction book cover

    The Serious Leisure Perspective

    An Introduction, 1st Edition

    By Sam Elkington, Robert A. Stebbins

    The "Serious Leisure Perspective" (SLP) is a theoretical framework that can help us understand the complexities of modern leisure as both an activity and an experience. Bringing together the study of serious leisure, casual leisure and project-based leisure, it is an essential component of the…

    eBook – 2014-07-17
    Routledge

  • Remembering Genocide book cover

    Remembering Genocide

    1st Edition

    Edited by Nigel Eltringham, Pam Maclean

    In Remembering Genocide an international group of scholars draw on current research from a range of disciplines to explore how communities throughout the world remember genocide. Whether coming to terms with atrocities committed in Namibia and Rwanda, Australia, Canada, the Punjab, Armenia,…

    eBook – 2014-06-27
    Routledge
    Remembering the Modern World

  • Open-Air Rock-Art Conservation and Management: State of the Art and Future Perspectives book cover

    Open-Air Rock-Art Conservation and Management

    State of the Art and Future Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Timothy Darvill, Antonio Pedro Batarda Fernandes

    While much has been achieved in understanding and managing weather effects and erosion phenomena affecting ancient imagery within the relatively protected environments of caves and rock-shelters, the same cannot be said of rock-art panels situated in the open-air. Despite the fact that the number…

    eBook – 2014-06-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Archaeology

  • The Making of the American Landscape book cover

    The Making of the American Landscape

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Michael P. Conzen

    The only compact yet comprehensive survey of environmental and cultural forces that have shaped the visual character and geographical diversity of the settled American landscape. The book examines the large-scale historical influences that have molded the varied human adaptation of the continent’s…

    eBook – 2014-06-03
    Routledge

  • Representing Enslavement and Abolition in Museums: Ambiguous Engagements book cover

    Representing Enslavement and Abolition in Museums

    Ambiguous Engagements, 1st Edition

    Edited by Laurajane Smith, Geoff Cubitt, Kalliopi Fouseki, Ross Wilson

    The year 2007 marked the bicentenary of the Act abolishing British participation in the slave trade. Representing Enslavement and Abolition on Museums- which uniquely draws together contributions from academic commentators, museum professionals, community activists and artists who had an…

    eBook – 2014-05-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Museum Studies

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