Museum & Heritage Studies: Heritage Management & Conservation

  • Corrections and Collections: Architectures for Art and Crime book cover

    Corrections and Collections

    Architectures for Art and Crime

    By Joe Day

    America holds more than two million inmates in its prisons and jails, and hosts more than two million daily visits to museums, figures which represent a ten-fold increase in the last twenty-five years. Corrections and Collections explores and connects these two massive expansions in our built…

    Paperback – 2013-05-28
    Routledge

  • Museum Communication and Social Media: The Connected Museum book cover

    Museum Communication and Social Media

    The Connected Museum

    By Kirsten Drotner, Kim Christian Schrøder

    Visitor engagement and learning, outreach, and inclusion are concepts that have long dominated professional museum discourses.  The recent rapid uptake of various forms of social media in many parts of the world, however, calls for a reformulation of familiar opportunities and obstacles in…

    Hardback – 2013-05-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Museum Studies

  • 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…

    Paperback – 2013-04-18
    Routledge

  • Memorylands: Heritage and Identity in Europe Today book cover

    Memorylands

    Heritage and Identity in Europe Today

    By Sharon Macdonald

    Memorylands is an original and fascinating investigation of the nature of heritage, memory and understandings of the past in Europe today. It looks at how Europe has become a ’memoryland’ – littered with material reminders of the past, such as museums, heritage sites and memorials; and at how this…

    Paperback – 2013-04-02
    Routledge

  • Memory and History: Understanding Memory as Source and Subject book cover

    Memory and History

    Understanding Memory as Source and Subject

    Edited by Joan Tumblety

    How does the historian approach memory and how do historians use different sources to analyze how history and memory interact and impact on each other? Memory and History explores the different aspects of the study of this field. Taking examples from Europe, Australia, the USA and Japan and…

    Paperback – 2013-04-02
    Routledge
    Routledge Guides to Using Historical Sources

  • Museum Architecture: A New Biography book cover

    Museum Architecture

    A New Biography

    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…

    Paperback – 2013-03-25
    Routledge

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

    Archaeology in Environment and Technology

    Intersections and Transformations

    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…

    Hardback – 2013-03-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Archaeology

  • The Public History Reader book cover

    The Public History Reader

    Edited by Hilda Kean, Paul Martin

    Drawing on theory and practice from five continents, The Public History Reader offers clearly written accessible introductions to debates in public history as it places people, such as practitioners, bloggers, archivists, local historians, curators or those working in education, at the heart of…

    Paperback – 2013-02-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Readers in History

  • The Conservation Movement: A History of Architectural Preservation: Antiquity to Modernity book cover

    The Conservation Movement: A History of Architectural Preservation

    Antiquity to Modernity

    By Miles Glendinning

    Winner of the 2016 Antoinette Forrester Downing Award presented by the Society of Architectural Historians. In many cities across the world, particularly in Europe, old buildings form a prominent part of the built environment, and we often take it for granted that their contribution is…

    Paperback – 2013-01-18
    Routledge

  • Conservation of Furniture book cover

    Conservation of Furniture

    By Shayne Rivers, Nick Umney

    This book is a comprehensive resource covering the principles and practice of the conservation and restoration of furniture. A review of the historical development of furniture introduces a wide range of structural types and materials that may be encountered, including wood, ivory, turtleshell,…

    Paperback – 2012-12-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Series in Conservation and Museology

  • Corporate Responsibility for Cultural Heritage: Conservation, Sustainable Development, and Corporate Reputation book cover

    Corporate Responsibility for Cultural Heritage

    Conservation, Sustainable Development, and Corporate Reputation

    By Fiona Starr

    This book examines the relationship between two divergent fields – corporate activity and heritage conservation – linking the financing of conservation and its benefits with the corporate social responsibility (CSR) goals of the private sector. Through discussion of physical conservation, benefits…

    Hardback – 2012-12-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Heritage

  • Cultural Property Security: Protecting Museums, Historic Sites, Archives, and Libraries book cover

    Cultural Property Security

    Protecting Museums, Historic Sites, Archives, and Libraries

    By Daniel J. Benny

    The protection and security of cultural properties is of primary concern to the thousands of federal, state, county, city, and private institutions entrusted with housing and displaying our national heritage and history of our society. Cultural property security is of global importance as well,…

    Hardback – 2012-12-19
    CRC Press

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