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Safeguarding Cultural Properties

Safeguarding Cultural Properties
  • Author : Stevan P. Layne
  • Publsiher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release : 01 April 2014
  • ISBN : 0124201806
  • Pages : 160 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 ratings
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Safeguarding Cultural Properties is a step-by-step guide for creating and maintaining a comprehensive security program in any cultural facility or public institution. Author Stevan P. Layne, the leading expert in the field of cultural property protection, draws from his many years of experience providing protection training and planning to more than 350 cultural and public institutions around the world. Designed especially for those with limited security budgets, the book provides a proven and effective program for hiring the right security personnel, selecting the appropriate electronic security systems, and coordinating critical emergency response, along with all the other security issues unique to the needs of a cultural institution. For individuals responsible for the protection of the people, assets, and collections, Safeguarding Cultural Properties saves time and money by providing the essential resources needed for creating a short- and long-term protection plan. The only how-to manual written specifically for security managers of museums, libraries, zoos, and other public and private historic sites Suitable for both large and small cultural institutions, it covers topics such as personnel security, fire protection, physical security, emergency response, theft protection, and more Provides actionable, cost-effective solutions for institutions with limited security budgets and resources


Safeguarding Cultural Properties

Safeguarding Cultural Properties
  • Author : Stevan P. Layne
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release : 01 April 2014
GET THIS BOOKSafeguarding Cultural Properties

Safeguarding Cultural Properties is a step-by-step guide for creating and maintaining a comprehensive security program in any cultural facility or public institution. Author Stevan P. Layne, the leading expert in the field of cultural property protection, draws from his many years of experience providing protection training and planning to more than 350 cultural and public institutions around the world. Designed especially for those with limited security budgets, the book provides a proven and effective program for hiring the right security personnel,

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Practical Considerations for Safeguarding Intangible Cultural Heritage

Practical Considerations for Safeguarding Intangible Cultural Heritage
  • Author : Michelle L. Stefano
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 23 July 2021
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Practical Considerations for Safeguarding Intangible Cultural Heritage examines theoretical issues relating to intangible cultural heritage policy and practice, whilst also proposing practical ways to facilitate the safeguarding of such heritage. Providing guidelines for best practice that take into account the constraints of the UNESCO-ICH paradigm, Stefano examines the principles and practices of two alternative and largely non-UNESCO frameworks for sustaining living cultural traditions: the philosophy of ecomuseology, and the discipline of public folklore in the context of the U.S.

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Cultural Heritage Ethics

Cultural Heritage Ethics
  • Author : Constantine Sandis
  • Publisher : Open Book Publishers
  • Release : 13 October 2014
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Theory without practice is empty, practice without theory is blind, to adapt a phrase from Immanuel Kant. The sentiment could not be truer of cultural heritage ethics. This intra-disciplinary book bridges the gap between theory and practice by bringing together a stellar cast of academics, activists, consultants, journalists, lawyers, and museum practitioners, each contributing their own expertise to the wider debate of what cultural heritage means in the twenty-first century. Cultural Heritage Ethics provides cutting-edge arguments built on case studies

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Intellectual Property, Cultural Property and Intangible Cultural Heritage

Intellectual Property, Cultural Property and Intangible Cultural Heritage
  • Author : Christoph Antons,William Logan
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 06 December 2017
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Intellectual Property, Cultural Property and Intangible Cultural Heritage examines various notions of property in relation to intangible cultural heritage and discusses how these ideas are employed in rights discourses by governments and indigenous and local communities around the world. There is a strong historical dimension to the book’s exploration of the interconnection between intellectual and cultural property, intangible cultural heritage and indigenous rights discourses. UNESCO conventions, discussions in the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), the Convention on Biological Diversity

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The Routledge Companion to Intangible Cultural Heritage

The Routledge Companion to Intangible Cultural Heritage
  • Author : Michelle L. Stefano,Peter Davis
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 08 December 2016
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This collection provides an in-depth and up-to-date examination of the concept of Intangible Cultural Heritage and the issues surrounding its value to society. Critically engaging with the UNESCO 2003 Convention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage, the book also discusses local-level conceptualizations of living cultural traditions, practices and expressions, and reflects on the efforts that seek to safeguard them. Exploring a global range of case studies, the book considers the diverse perspectives currently involved with intangible cultural heritage and

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Intangible Heritage

Intangible Heritage
  • Author : Laurajane Smith,Natsuko Akagawa
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 03 December 2008
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This volume examines the implications and consequences of the idea of ‘intangible heritage’ to current international academic and policy debates about the meaning and nature of cultural heritage and the management processes developed to protect it. It provides an accessible account of the different ways in which intangible cultural heritage has been defined and managed in both national and international contexts, and aims to facilitate international debate about the meaning, nature and value of not only intangible cultural heritage, but

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The Legal Protection of the Intangible Cultural Heritage

The Legal Protection of the Intangible Cultural Heritage
  • Author : Pier Luigi Petrillo
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 26 June 2019
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This book describes the global legal framework for safeguarding the “Intangible Cultural Heritage” – as defined by the UNESCO Convention in 2003 – and analyses its use in selected countries in the Americas, Asia, Africa and Europe. Each of the contributions has been prepared by high profile experts and strategically addresses countries that are representative for their corresponding area. Our understanding of the term “Cultural Heritage” has changed considerably over the past few decades, and it is becoming increasingly clear that the concept

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Intangible Cultural Heritage Under National and International Law

Intangible Cultural Heritage Under National and International Law
  • Author : Marie Cornu,Anita Vaivade,Lily Martinet,Clea Hance
  • Publisher : Edward Elgar Publishing
  • Release : 25 September 2020
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This illuminating book offers an authoritative analysis of the legal issues relating to safeguarding intangible cultural heritage. Taking a critical approach, it provides a unique insight into the impact of international and national law on the present and future safeguarding processes of intangible cultural heritage. Expert contributors draw on the results of an international study conducted in 26 countries to illustrate how domestic laws comprehend the notion of intangible cultural heritage. The book explores the relationship that these states maintain with

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Intangible Cultural Heritage in International Law

Intangible Cultural Heritage in International Law
  • Author : Lucas Lixinski
  • Publisher : OUP Oxford
  • Release : 13 June 2013
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Intangible cultural heritage is the traditional practices, expressions, knowledge, and skills that form part of a community's culture. It is protected by a 2003 UNESCO Convention, and by several regional and national instruments. This book analyses its legal protection, including from within human rights, intellectual property, and contract law.

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Intellectual Property and the Safeguarding of Traditional Cultures: Legal Issues and Practical Options for Museums, Libraries and Archives

This publication, prepared under the aegis of the WIPO Creative Heritage Project by two external consultants, Ms. Molly Torsen and Dr. Jane Anderson, offers legal information and compiles practical experiences on the management of intellectual property for cultural institutions whose collections comprise traditional cultural expressions. It seeks to respond directly to the needs of cultural institutions and indigenous and traditional communities dealing with the preservation, safeguarding and protection of cultural heritage.

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Intangible Heritage and Participation

Intangible Heritage and Participation
  • Author : Marilena Alivizatou
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 12 July 2021
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Intangible Heritage and Participation examines participation as an intellectual and operational frame in safeguarding intangible heritage. Including case studies from the Netherlands, Belgium, Aotearoa New Zealand, Greece, Peru, Britain, Denmark, Sweden and Japan, the book provides an analysis of safeguarding as a museological framework and further investigates safeguarding practices in participatory research, memory-work and cultural transmission. Drawing on conversations about ‘the tyranny of participation’, the book looks into the complexities of participatory projects on the ground, from community research and

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Law and Intangible Cultural Heritage in the City

Law and Intangible Cultural Heritage in the City
  • Author : Sara Gwendolyn Ross
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 20 June 2019
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With disappearing music venues, and arts and culture communities at constant risk of displacement in our urban centers, the preservation of intangible cultural heritage is of growing concern to global cities. This book addresses the role and protection of intangible cultural heritage in the urban context. Using the methodology of Urban Legal Anthropology, the author provides an ethnographic account of the civic effort of Toronto to become a Music City from 2014-18 in the context of redevelopment and gentrification pressures.

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The Safety and Security of Cultural Heritage in Zones of War Or Instability

The Safety and Security of Cultural Heritage in Zones of War Or Instability
  • Author : B. Romiti,A. Folliero
  • Publisher : IOS Press
  • Release : 04 November 2021
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A nation's cultural heritage represents its past, its present and its path to the future, but for many years, the cultural heritage in or adjacent to war and conflict zones has been subject to continual assault, both deliberate and unintended. This book presents papers delivered at the NATO Advanced Research Workshop entitled “Cultural heritage’s safety and security in zones of war or instability”, hosted online by the University of Rome from 25 to 27 November 2020. NATO has always been a leading

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