Of the past, for the future : integrating archaeology and conservation : proceedings of the conservation theme at the 5th World Archaeological Congress, Washington, D.C., 22-26 June 2003 (Book, 2006) [WorldCat.org]
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Of the past, for the future : integrating archaeology and conservation : proceedings of the conservation theme at the 5th World Archaeological Congress, Washington, D.C., 22-26 June 2003

Author: Neville Agnew; Janet Bridgland
Publisher: Los Angeles, Calif. : Getty Conservation Institute, ©2006.
Series: Getty Conservation Institute symposium proceedings series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Conference publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This volume presents the proceedings of a unique congress bringing specialists in conservation and the management of archaeological heritage from around the world together with the major theme of conservation for the first time. Nine resolutions calling for the integration of archaeological and conservation practice came out of the congress and are now included in the statutes of WAC.
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Genre/Form: Congresses
Conference papers and proceedings
Congrès
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
World Archaeological Congress (5th : 2003 : Washington, D.C.).
Of the past, for the future.
Los Angeles, Calif. : Getty Conservation Institute, ©2006
(OCoLC)647632775
Material Type: Conference publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Neville Agnew; Janet Bridgland
ISBN: 0892368268 9780892368266
OCLC Number: 61130698
Description: xii, 361 pages : illustrations (some color), maps (some color) ; 28 cm.
Contents: I: Plenary presentations --
Innovative approaches to policy and management of archaeological sites --
Conserving archaeological sites_ new approaches and techniques --
Finding common ground: the role of stakeholders in decision making --
Issues at world heritage sites --
Archaeology and tourism: a viable partnership? --
Challenges in conserving archaeological collections --
Preserving the cultural heritage of Iraq and Afghanistan --
Archaeology and conservation in China today: meeting the challenges of rapid development --
Sharing resources and experience: managing archaeological and rock art sites in Southern Africa.
Series Title: Getty Conservation Institute symposium proceedings series.
Responsibility: edited by Neville Agnew and Janet Bridgland.
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Written by the practicing archaeologists, this book presents the proceedings of the Conservation Theme at the Congress, held in Washington, DC, 22-26 June 2003. Organised according to the topics, the  Read more...

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