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  1. Conservation of Building and Decorative Stone

    By F G Dimes, J. Ashurst

    One of the problems which beset the practical conservation of stone buildings is the fragmentation of the disciplines involved. This book, with both volumes now available as one invaluable paperback, brings these disciplines together by the involvement of contributors with different experiences and...

    Published May 5th 1998 by Routledge

  2. Plotinus-Arg Philosophers

    By Lloyd P. Gerson

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

    Published March 25th 1998 by Routledge

  3. Learning in the Museum

    By George E. Hein

    Series: Museum Meanings

    Learning in the Museum examines major issues and shows how research in visitor studies and the philosophy of education can be applied to facilitate a meaningful educational experience in museums. Hein combines a brief history of education in public museums, with a rigorous examination of how the...

    Published March 11th 1998 by Routledge

  4. Digital Collections

    By Suzanne Keene

    Suzanne Keene's pioneering book shows how museums and other cultural organizations fit into the new world of information and electronic communications and, most importantly, how they can take advantage of what it has to offer. By using new technology museums can build knowledge bases around...

    Published February 19th 1998 by Routledge

  5. Industrial Archaeology

    Principles and Practice

    By Peter Neaverson, Marilyn Palmer

    Industrial Archaeology uses the techniques of mainstream archaeological excavation, analysis and interpretation to present an enlightening picture of industrial society. Technology and heritage have, until recently, been the focal points of study in industrialization. Industrial Archaeology sets...

    Published February 18th 1998 by Routledge

  6. Hands-On Exhibitions

    Managing Interactive Museums and Science Centres

    By Tim Caulton

    Series: Heritage: Care-Preservation-Management

    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...

    Published February 11th 1998 by Routledge

  7. History and Heritage

    Illustrated Edition

    Edited by Simon Ditchfield, John Arnold, Kate Davies

    Just what is it that we want from the past? History offers us true stories about the past; heritage sells or provides us with the past we appear to desire. The dividing line between history and heritage is, however, far from clear. This collection of papers addresses the division between history...

    Published January 29th 1998 by Routledge

  8. Two Plays from the New Russia

    By Daniil Gink, John Freedman, Alexei Burykin

    First Published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published January 22nd 1998 by Routledge

  9. The Politics of Display

    Museums, Science, Culture

    Edited by Sharon Macdonald

    Series: Heritage: Care-Preservation-Management

    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...

    Published December 24th 1997 by Routledge

  10. Textile Conservator's Manual

    2nd Edition

    By Sheila Landi

    This second edition of 'Textile Conservator's Manual', now revised and available in paperback, provides an in-depth review of the current practice, ethics and materials used in textile conservation. Concentrating on decorative art objects from the major cultures, the book gives practical...

    Published December 19th 1997 by Routledge