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  • 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
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  • 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
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  • Museum Basics

    3rd Edition

    By Timothy Ambrose, Crispin Paine

    Museums throughout the world have common needs and face common challenges. Keeping up-to-date with new ideas and changing practice is challenging for small and medium-sized museums where time for reading and training is often restricted. This new edition of Museum Basics has therefore been produced…

    Paperback – 2012-04-11
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  • Museum Volunteers

    Good Practice in the Management of Volunteers

    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
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  • Museums and Their Visitors

    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
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  • Environmental Management

    Guidelines for Museums and Galleries

    By May Cassar

    The key to the survival of museum collections is a stable indoor environment and vital to this is a well-maintained building with effective environmental services. Environmental Management sets out clearly the theory and practice of achieving an appropriate museum environment for both collections…

    Paperback – 2011-11-04
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  • Towards the Museum of the Future

    New European Perspectives

    Edited by Roger Miles, Lauro Zavala

    Towards the Museum of the Future explores, through a series of authoritative essays, some of the major developments in European museums as they struggle to adapt in a rapidly changing world. It embraces a wide range of European countries, all types of museums and exhibitions and the needs of…

    Paperback – 2011-11-04
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  • The Engaging Museum

    Developing Museums for Visitor Involvement

    By Graham Black

    This very practical book guides museums on how to create the highest quality experience possible for their visitors. Creating an environment that supports visitor engagement with collections means examining every stage of the visit, from the initial impetus to go to a particular institution, to…

    Paperback – 2005-05-26
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  • Making Representations

    Museums in the Post-Colonial Era

    By Moira G. Simpson

    Responses to controversial exhibitions in recent years have demonstrated the dissatisfaction felt by many indigenous peoples and ethnic groups at the ways in which the western museum traditionally represented their cultures and excluded them from the process of interpretation and display. Native…

    Paperback – 2001-06-14
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  • Hands-On Exhibitions

    Managing Interactive Museums and Science Centres

    By Tim Caulton

    The development of interactive displays has transformed the traditional museum world in the last decade. Visitors are no longer satisfied by simply gazing at worthy displays in glass cases - they expect to have hands-on experience of the objects and be actively involved with the exhibits, learning…

    Paperback – 1998-02-12
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  • The Politics of Display

    Museums, Science, Culture

    Edited by Sharon Macdonald

    The assumption that museum exhibitions, particularly those concerned with science and technology, are somehow neutral and impartial is today being challenged both in the public arena and in the academy. The Politics of Display brings together studies of contemporary and historical exhibitions and…

    Paperback – 1997-12-25
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  • Museum Ethics

    Theory and Practice

    Edited by Gary Edson

    A number of developments in the museum movement during the last few years have forced museums to give greater attention to ethical issues. Members of a profession are increasingly regarded constituting an ethical community. Every person with such a community must have a sense of personal obligation…

    Paperback – 1997-05-08
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  • Managing Museums and Galleries

    By Michael Fopp

    The current economic climate, coupled with an all embracing desire for museums to be respondent to 'the market' make a proper grounding in management essential. The 'bottom line' is one of the most powerful measures of management performance. Museums and galleries invariably have a neutral bottom…

    Paperback – 1997-03-27
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  • Marketing the Museum

    By Fiona Mclean

    Marketing the Museum is the ideal guide to the ways in which museums can overcome the numerous hurdles on the route to truly achieving a marketing orientation. The history of the museum is one of shifting purposes and changing ideals and this volume asks if it is possible to define the 'product'…

    Paperback – 1996-12-26
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  • Handbook for Museums

    By David Dean, Gary Edson

    Handbook for Museums provides basic information for people working in the museum world. Formed around a commitment to professionalism in museum practice, the sections provide basic information on management, security, conservation and education, and include technical notes and international reading…

    Paperback – 1996-11-28
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  • Museum Exhibition

    Theory and Practice

    By David Dean

    Museum Exhibition is the only textbook of its kind to consider exhibition development using both theory and practice in an integrated approach. This comprehensive study covers care of exhibits, writing accompanying text, using new technology, exhibition evaluation, administration and content for a…

    Paperback – 1996-11-14
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  • Museums: A Place to Work

    Planning Museum Careers

    Edited by Jane R. Glaser, Artemis A. Zenetou

    Surveying over thirty different positions in the museum profession, this is the essential guide for anyone considering entering the field, or a career change within it. From exhibition designer to shop manager, this comprehensive survey views the latest trends in museum work and the…

    Paperback – 1996-05-30
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  • The Development of Costume

    By Naomi Tarrant

    Clothing is the outward and visible sign of taste, discrimination, social attitude and status. In every culture, men and women pay enormous attention to the minutiae of dress and appearance. This authoritative study looks at both the social and physical aspects of clothes. It traces the history and…

    Paperback – 1996-05-02
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  • International Directory of Museum Training

    Programs and practices of the museum profession

    By Gary Edson

    Choosing the right museum training course may be one of the most important decisions a person makes in their career. Whether you are already working in a museum or are just beginning training you will need the most comprehensive and up-to-date information. The International Directory of Museum…

    Hardback – 1995-09-14
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  • Museum Security and Protection

    A Handbook for Cultural Heritage Institutions

    Edited by Robert Burke, David Liston

    The ICMS Handbook is acknowledged as the international standard text for basic security procedures. It was first published as A Basic Guide to Museum Security, and is now fully revised, enlarged and updated. The manual covers: general principles security, theft and burglary: security personnel;…

    Paperback – 1993-07-15
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  • Heritage Gardens

    Care, Conservation, Management

    By Sheena MacKellar Goulty

    Heritage gardens create huge management headaches. How does one preserve a garden designed for the enjoyment of the few when the advent of the many grinds it away to nothing? The answer, as presented in Heritage Gardens is a subterfuge: preserve the illusion of the created environment as originally…

    Paperback – 1993-03-11
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  • Heritage and Tourism in The Global Village

    By Priscilla Boniface, Peter Fowler

    A nation's heritage is one of the most potent forces for generating tourism: the Tower of London is the greatest 'visitor attraction' in Britain. But it is pushed into insignificance by comparison with the visitors travelling to Disneyland, Epcot and the other entertainment complexes in the USA;…

    Paperback – 1993-03-11
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  • The Representation of the Past

    Museums and Heritage in the Post-Modern World

    By Kevin Walsh

    The 1980s and early 1990s have seen a marked increase in public interest in our historic environment. The museum and heritage industry has expanded as the past is exploited for commercial profit. In The Representation of the Past, Kevin Walsh examines this international trend and questions the…

    Paperback – 1992-06-25
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  • The Science For Conservators Series

    Volume 2: Cleaning, 2nd Edition

    By Conservation Unit Museums and Galleries Commission

    For more than ten years, the Science for Conservators series has been the key basic texts for conservators throughout the world. Scientific concepts are basic ot the conservation of artefacts of every type, yet many conservators have little or no scientific training. These introductory volumes…

    Paperback – 1992-05-14
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  • The Science For Conservators Series

    Volume 1: An Introduction to Materials, 2nd Edition

    By The Conservation Unit Museums and Galleries Commission

    For more than ten years, The Science for Conservators Series has provided the key basic texts for conservators throughout the world. Scientific concepts are basic to the conservation of artefacts of every type, yet many conservators have little or no scientific training. These introductory volumes…

    Paperback – 1992-05-14
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  • The Science For Conservators Series

    Volume 3: Adhesives and Coatings, 2nd Edition

    By Conservation Unit Museums and Galleries Commission

    For more than ten years, the Science for Conservators Series have been the key basic texts for conservators throughout the world. Scientific concepts are basic ot the conservation of artefacts of every type, yet many conservators have little or no scientific training. These introductory volumes…

    Paperback – 1992-05-14
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  • Museums 2000

    Politics, People, Professionals and Profit

    Edited by Patrick Boylan, International Committee of Museums

    Museum and art galleries have never been so much in the news as they have been over the past decade. Yet public focus at both professional and non-specialist levels has been remarkable for what has been accidentally or deliberatley left out of recent debates. Moving beyond the narrow issues of…

    Paperback – 1992-04-16
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  • The Past in Contemporary Society: Then, Now

    By Peter Fowler

    First published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 1992-01-16
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  • The Industrial Heritage

    Managing Resources and Uses

    By Judith Alfrey, Judith Alfrey Nfa, Tim Putnam

    The Industrial Heritage is the first integrated approach to the assessment, conservation, interpretation, financing and management of the complex heritage of industrial cultures. It breaks new ground, as the authors (both active workers in the field) suggest that concepts of heritage defined to…

    Paperback – 1992-01-02
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  • Museums Without Barriers

    A New Deal For the Disabled

    Edited by Fondation de France, International Committee of Museums (ICOM)

    Essential reading for all professionals concerned with museums and the cultural heritage, with the architecture and design of museums and for those providing service for the disabled. The volume provides access to some of the best practice in the provision for the disabled, and sets out an agenda…

    Paperback – 1991-12-19
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  • Forward Planning

    A Basic Guide for Museums, Galleries and Heritage Organizations

    Edited by Timothy Ambrose, Sue Runyard

    Forward planning is esential for most organizations, but especially so for museums and heritage bodies, with responsibilities stretching forward to infinity. Forwrd Planning provides a complete basic guide, from the principles on which planning is founded, through drawing up the plan itself,…

    Paperback – 1991-12-05
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