Conservation of Cultural Heritage: Key Principles and Approaches

Conservation of Cultural Heritage covers the methods and practices needed for future museum professionals who will be working in various capacities with museum collections and artifacts. It also assists current professionals in understanding the complex decision making processes that faces conservators on a daily basis. The uniqueness of this book lies in correlating the aspects of material science and the behaviour of artifacts in a museum environment. It will be of special benefit to museum professional not trained in conservation. Covering a broad range of topics that are key to sound conservation in the museum, Conservation of Cultural Heritage is an important tool for students and professional alike in ensuring that best practice is followed in the preservation of important collections.

Details

Place of publication

London

Publisher

Routledge

Year

2013

Number of pages

318 pages

Language

English

ISBN

9780415674751

Open stacks or available on request

Open stacks

Illustrations

Yes

Bibliography

No

UDC code and author sign

707.41 Szc

Volumes

1

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