Museum & Heritage Studies: Heritage Management & Conservation

  • 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

    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

    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

    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

  • Managing Quality Cultural Tourism

    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…

    Paperback – 2012-12-07
    Routledge
    Heritage: Care-Preservation-Management

  • Conservation of Cultural Heritage

    Key Principles and Approaches

    By Hanna M. Szczepanowska

    Conservation of Cultural Heritage covers the methods and practices needed for future museum professionals who will be working in various capacities with museum collections and artifacts. It also assists current professionals in understanding the complex decision-making processes that face…

    Paperback – 2012-12-06
    Routledge

  • Children, Childhood and Cultural Heritage

    Edited by Kate Darian-Smith, Carla Pascoe

    Children, Childhood and Cultural Heritage explores how the everyday experiences of children, and their imaginative and creative worlds, are collected, interpreted and displayed in museums and on monuments, and represented through objects and cultural lore. Young people constitute up to half the…

    Paperback – 2012-11-19
    Routledge
    Key Issues in Cultural Heritage

  • Post Critical Museology

    Theory and Practice in the Art Museum

    By Andrew Dewdney, David Dibosa, Victoria Walsh

    Post-Critical Museology considers what the role of the public and the experience of audiences means to the everyday work of the art museum. It does this from the perspectives of the art museum itself as well as from the visitors it seeks. Through the analysis of material gathered from a major…

    Paperback – 2012-10-19
    Routledge

  • Architecture in Conservation

    Managing Development at Historic Sites

    By James Strike

    One of the problems faced by heritage organizations and museums is adapting old buildings to their needs or building new ones to fit in with historic sites. How exactly do you create a visitor's centre at Stonehenge? The real difficulty lies where the budget is minimal, and the potential damage to…

    Paperback – 2012-09-30
    Routledge
    Heritage: Care-Preservation-Management

  • The Constructed Past

    Experimental Archaeology, Education and the Public

    Edited by Philippe Planel, Peter G. Stone

    The Constructed Past presents group of powerful images of the past, termed in the book construction sites. At these sites, full scale, three-dimensional images of the past have been created for a variety of reasons including archaeological experimentation, tourism and education. Using various case…

    Paperback – 2012-09-30
    Routledge
    One World Archaeology

  • Conservation of Easel Paintings

    Edited by Joyce Hill Stoner, Rebecca Rushfield

    Conservation of Easel Paintings is the first comprehensive text on the history, philosophy, and methods of treatment of easel paintings that combines both theory with practice. With contributions from an international group of experts and interviews with important artists, this volume provides an…

    Hardback – 2012-09-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Series in Conservation and Museology

  • A Practical Guide to Costume Mounting

    By Lara Flecker

    The effective preparation of garments for display is essential for exhibitions of contemporary and historical dress. Costumes not only need to be visually appealing but also fully supported and historically accurate. This book provides a comprehensive guide to mounting costumes from the eighteenth…

    Paperback – 2012-09-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Series in Conservation and Museology

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