A Companion to Cultural Resource Management
Copyright © 2011 Blackwell Publishing, Ltd.
Editor(s): Thomas F. King
Published Online: 14 JUL 2011 10:19AM EST
Print ISBN: 9781405198738
Online ISBN: 9781444396065
About this Book
A Companion to Cultural Resource Management is an essential guide to those wishing to gain a deeper understanding of CRM and heritage management. Expert contributors share their knowledge and illustrate CRM's practice and scope, as well as the core issues and realities in preserving cultural heritages worldwide.
- Edited by one of the world's leading experts in the field of cultural resource management, with contributions by a wide range of experts, including archaeologists, architectural historians, museum curators, historians, and representatives of affected groups
- Offers a broad view of cultural resource management that includes archaeological sites, cultural landscapes, historic structures, shipwrecks, scientific and technological sites and objects, as well as intangible resources such as language, religion, and cultural values
- Highlights the realities that face CRM practitioners "on the ground"