Skip to Content

Books by Subject

Heritage Management & Conservation Books

You are currently browsing 181–190 of 231 new and published books in the subject of Heritage Management & Conservation — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

For books that are not yet published; please browse forthcoming books.

New and Published Books – Page 19

  1. 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

  2. Managing the Historic Rural Landscape

    Edited by Jane Grenville

    Series: Issues in Heritage Management

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

    Published April 22nd 1999 by Routledge

  3. On Collecting

    An Investigation into Collecting in the European Tradition

    By Susan Pearce

    Series: Collecting Cultures

    On Collecting examines the nature of collecting both in Europe and among people living within the European tradition elsewhere.Susan Pearce looks at the way we collect and what this tells us about ourselves and our society. She also explores the psychology of collecting: why do we bestow value on...

    Published March 25th 1999 by Routledge

  4. Risk Assessment for Object Conservation

    By Jonathan Ashley-Smith

    'Risk Assessment for Object Conservation' reflects Dr Jonathan Ashley-Smith's personal interests and views in areas including materials science, the ethics of restoration, the costs of conservation and the philosophy of museums. This valuable book explains the mechanisms of deterioration of museum...

    Published March 8th 1999 by Routledge

  5. The Educational Role of the Museum

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Eilean Hooper-Greenhill

    Series: Leicester Readers in Museum Studies

    Grounded in the solid strengths of its first edition, this updated and revised second edition, collates recent and important articles that address the relationships of museums and galleries to their audiences. The Educational Role of the Museum has been entirely restructured and new papers have...

    Published January 21st 1999 by Routledge

  6. Museum, Media, Message

    Edited by Eilean Hooper-Greenhill

    Series: Museum Meanings

    Collecting together a group of talented writers, Museum, Media, Message considers, in depth, the most up-to-date approaches to museum communication including: museums as media; museums and audience; and the evaluation of museums. Addressing the need for museums to develop better knowledge of...

    Published December 17th 1998 by Routledge

  7. Chemical Principles of Textile Conservation

    By Agnes Timar-Balazsy, Dinah Eastop

    Series: Routledge Series in Conservation and Museology

    'Chemical Principles of Textile Conservation' provides must-have knowledge for conservators who do not always have a scientific background. This vital book brings together from many sources the material science necessary to understand the properties, deterioration and investigation of textile...

    Published May 8th 1998 by Routledge

  8. 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 6th 1998 by Routledge

  9. 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 12th 1998 by Routledge

  10. 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 20th 1998 by Routledge