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  1. The Tourist-Historic City

    By G.J. Ashworth, J.E. Tunbridge

    Series: Routledge Advances in Tourism

    First Published in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published November 7th 2000 by Routledge

  2. Museums and the Interpretation of Visual Culture

    By Eilean Hooper-Greenhill

    Series: Museum Meanings

    This is a multi-disciplinary study that adopts an innovative and original approach to a highly topical question, that of meaning-making in museums, focusing its attention on pedagogy and visual culture.This work explores such questions as: How and why is it that museums select and arrange...

    Published September 28th 2000 by Routledge

  3. Conservation Skills

    Judgement, Method and Decision Making

    By Chris Caple

    Conservation Skills provides an overview of the issues facing conservators of historic and artistic works. It not only describes the nature of conservation but also provides an ethical framework to which the conservation of objects can be related. Drawing on case studies of well-known objects such...

    Published September 21st 2000 by Routledge

  4. Pagans and Christians in Late Antiquity

    A Sourcebook

    By A. D. Lee

    Series: Routledge Sourcebooks for the Ancient World

    In this book A.D. Lee charts the rise to dominance of Christianity in the Roman empire. Using translated texts he explains the fortunes of both Pagans and Christians from the upheavals of the 3rd Century to the increasingly tumultuous times of the 5th and 6th centuries.The book also examines...

    Published August 17th 2000 by Routledge

  5. Teachers and Texts in the Ancient World

    Philosophers, Jews and Christians

    By H. Greg Snyder

    Series: Religion in the First Christian Centuries

    Teachers and Texts in the Ancient World presents a comprehensive and accessible survey of religious and philosophical teaching and classroom practices in the ancient world. H. Gregory Snyder synthesizes a wide range of ancient evidence and modern scholarship to address such questions as how the...

    Published June 8th 2000 by Routledge

  6. Organic Chemistry of Museum Objects

    2nd Edition

    By John Mills, Raymond White

    'The Organic Chemistry of Museum Objects' makes available in a single volume, a survey of the chemical composition, properties and analysis of the whole range of organic materials incorporated into objects and artworks found in museum collections. The authors cover the fundamental chemistry of the...

    Published December 16th 1999 by Routledge

  7. The Generation of Identity in Late Medieval Hagiography

    Speaking the Saint

    By Gail Ashton, Gail Ashton Nfa

    Series: Routledge Research in Medieval Studies

    In this interdisciplinary and boundary-breaking study, Gail Ashton examines the portrayals of women saints in a wide range of medieval texts. She deploys the French feminist critical theory of Cixous and Iriguray to illuminate these depictions of women by men and to further our understanding of...

    Published October 28th 1999 by Routledge

  8. Contested Representations

    Revisiting 'Into the Heart of Africa'

    By Shelly R. Butler

    The controversy surrounding the significant "Into the Heart of Africa" exhibit at the Royal Ontario Museum in Canada is explored in this compelling and analytical text. The exhibit has become an international, controversial touchstone for issues surrounding the politics of visual representation,...

    Published August 19th 1999 by Routledge

  9. Managing Historic Sites and Buildings

    Reconciling Presentation and Preservation

    Edited by David Baker, Gill Chitty

    Series: Issues in Heritage Management

    Managing Historic Sites and Buildings looks at the choices and the tensions that exist in conservation and interpretation of the heritage. Preservation and presentation are central activities, arguably means and ends in the conservation of the historic environment. But are they self-reinforcing or...

    Published August 19th 1999 by Routledge

  10. Arg Philosophers Set D X6

    First published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published May 6th 1999 by Routledge