Paperbacks Direct: Heritage Management & Conservation

  • Architecture in Conservation: Managing Development at Historic Sites book cover

    Architecture in Conservation

    Managing Development at Historic Sites, 1st Edition

    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
    Heritage: Care-Preservation-Management

  • The Constructed Past: Experimental Archaeology, Education and the Public book cover

    The Constructed Past

    Experimental Archaeology, Education and the Public, 1st Edition

    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
    One World Archaeology

  • Managing Archaeology book cover

    Managing Archaeology

    1st Edition

    Edited by John Carman, Malcolm Cooper, Anthony Firth, David Wheatley

    Effective management is becoming increasingly important in all aspects of archaeology. Archaeologists must manage the artefacts thay deal with, their funding, ancient sites, as well as the practice of archaeology itself. Managing Archaeology is a collecton of outstanding papers from experts…

    Paperback – 2012-07-26

  • Museums in Postcolonial Europe book cover

    Museums in Postcolonial Europe

    1st Edition

    Edited by Dominic Thomas

    The history of European nation-building and identity formation is inextricably connected with museums, and the role they play in displaying the acquired spoils and glorious symbols of geopolitical power in order to mobilize public support for expansionist ventures. This book examines the…

    Paperback – 2012-05-30

  • Experiencing the Past: On the Character of Archaeology book cover

    Experiencing the Past

    On the Character of Archaeology, 1st Edition

    By Michael Shanks

    In Experiencing the Past Michael Shanks presents an animated exploration of the character of archaeology and reclaims the sentiment and feeling which are so often lost in purely academic approaches.…

    Paperback – 2011-11-11
    Material Cultures

  • Museum Volunteers: Good Practice in the Management of Volunteers book cover

    Museum Volunteers

    Good Practice in the Management of Volunteers, 1st Edition

    By Sinclair Goodlad, Stephanie McIvor

    Museum Volunteers is a practical handbook on the use of volunteers as interpreters within museums. Drawing on key examples of outstanding practice from the UK and North America, this book forms a unique resource on volunteerism.This book:* reviews research on the changing priorities of museums*…

    Paperback – 2011-11-04
    Heritage: Care-Preservation-Management

  • 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…

    Paperback – 2011-11-04
    Heritage: Care-Preservation-Management

  • The Presented Past: Heritage, Museums and Education book cover

    The Presented Past

    Heritage, Museums and Education, 1st Edition

    By B. L. Molyneaux, P. G. Stone

    The Presented Past is concerned with the differences between the comparatively static, well-understood way in which the past is presented in schools, museums and at historic sites compared to the approaches currently being explored in contemporary archaeology. It challenges the all-too-frequent…

    Paperback – 2011-11-04
    One World Archaeology

  • International Law and the Protection of Cultural Heritage book cover

    International Law and the Protection of Cultural Heritage

    1st Edition

    By Craig Forrest

    The world’s cultural heritage is under threat from war, illicit trafficking, social and economic upheaval, unregulated excavation and neglect. Over a period of almost fifty years, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation has adopted five international conventions that…

    Paperback – 2011-08-17

  • The Politics of Heritage Tourism in China: A View from Lijiang book cover

    The Politics of Heritage Tourism in China

    A View from Lijiang, 1st Edition

    By Xiaobo Su, Peggy Teo

    This volume unravels the politics surrounding behind China’s hegemonic project of heritage tourism development in Lijiang.  It provides a compelling study of the dialectical relationships between global and domestic capital, the state, tourists and locals as they collude, collaborate and…

    Paperback – 2011-07-07
    Routledge Contemporary China Series

  • Post-Conflict Heritage, Postcolonial Tourism: Tourism, Politics and Development at Angkor book cover

    Post-Conflict Heritage, Postcolonial Tourism

    Tourism, Politics and Development at Angkor, 1st Edition

    By Tim Winter

    Angkor, Cambodia’s only World Heritage Site, is enduring one of the most crucial, turbulent periods in its twelve hundred year history. Given Cambodia’s need to restore its shattered social and physical infrastructures after decades of violent conflict, and with tourism to Angkor increasing by a…

    Paperback – 2011-06-23
    Routledge Studies in Asia's Transformations

  • The Practice of Public Art book cover

    The Practice of Public Art

    1st Edition

    Edited by Cameron Cartiere, Shelly Willis

    Wide-ranging and timely, The Practice of Public Art brings together practicing artists, curators, activists, art writers, administrators, city planners, and educators from the United Kingdom and United States to offer differing perspectives on the many facets of the public art process. The Practice…

    Paperback – 2009-12-24
    Routledge Research in Cultural and Media Studies

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