Safeguarding 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, 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

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  • Author : Stevan P. Layne
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Pages : 160 pages
  • ISBN : 0124201806
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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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,

Cultural Property Security

Cultural Property Security
  • Author : Daniel J. Benny
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 19 December 2012
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The protection and security of cultural properties is of primary concern to the thousands of federal, state, county, city, and private institutions entrusted with housing and displaying our national heritage and history of our society. Cultural property security is of global importance as well, with tens of thousands of institutions internationally tasked with protecting and maintaining relics and artifacts of social, cultural, and historical significance. Cultural Property Security offers powerful protection guidelines to security departments tasked with safeguarding popular historical

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

The Impact of Uniform Laws on the Protection of Cultural Heritage and the Preservation of Cultural Heritage in the 21st Century

The Impact of Uniform Laws on the Protection of Cultural Heritage and the Preservation of Cultural Heritage in the 21st Century
  • Author : Toshiyuki Kono
  • Publisher : BRILL
  • Release : 07 July 2010
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Providing an overview of seven Conventions with the two Protocols adopted by UNESCO and UNIDROIT, this book offers comparative analysis of legal schemes for the protection or safeguarding of cultural heritage in 15 countries.

State Succession in Cultural Property

State Succession in Cultural Property
  • Author : Andrzej Jakubowski
  • Publisher : OUP Oxford
  • Release : 04 June 2015
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The demise and rebirth of states brings with it a set of very complicated legal issues, among which is the question of how to deal with that state's cultural heritage, whether within its boundaries or not. Through a historical analysis of state dissolution and succession and its impact on cultural heritage from 1815 to present day, the work will identify guiding principles to facilitate the conclusion of agreements on the status of cultural property following the succession of states. Studying primary

On Intangible Heritage Safeguarding Governance

On Intangible Heritage Safeguarding Governance
  • Author : Seong-Yong Park
  • Publisher : Cambridge Scholars Publishing
  • Release : 17 September 2013
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This book covers intangible cultural heritage (ICH) governance through an Asia-Pacific context, making reference to the historical development of the international instruments guiding ICH policy. With a review of the 2003 Convention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage’s development, this work provides an understanding into why the Convention is the way it is, how it is developing, and how to apply it in different situations. Furthermore, dedicating sections to explain good governance and the manner through which the 2003

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

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

Handbook on the Economics of Cultural Heritage

Handbook on the Economics of Cultural Heritage
  • Author : Ilde Rizzo,Anna Mignosa
  • Publisher : Edward Elgar Publishing
  • Release : 01 January 2013
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Cultural heritage is a complex and elusive concept, constantly evolving through time, and combining cultural, aesthetic, symbolic, spiritual, historical and economic values. The Handbook on the Economics of Cultural Heritage outlines the contribution of economics to the design and analysis of cultural heritage policies and to addressing issues related to the conservation, management and enhancement of heritage. The Handbook takes a multidisciplinary approach, using cultural economics as a theoretical framework to illustrate how crucial and stimulating cross-disciplinary dialogue actually is.

Cultural Awareness in the Military

Cultural Awareness in the Military
  • Author : R. Albro,B. Ivey
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 21 November 2014
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Featuring chapters from social scientists directly engaged with the process, this volume offers a concise introduction to the U.S. military's effort to account for culture and increase its cultural capacity over the last decade. Contributors to this work consider some of the key challenges, lessons learned, and the limits of such efforts.

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

Intellectual Property and the Safeguarding of Traditional Cultures: Legal Issues and Practical Options for Museums, Libraries and Archives
  • Author : World Intellectual Property Organization
  • Publisher : WIPO
  • Release : 18 January 2021
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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.

The Protection of Cultural Property in Armed Conflict

The Protection of Cultural Property in Armed Conflict
  • Author : Roger O'Keefe
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release : 14 December 2006
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Charting in detail the evolution of the international rules on the protection of historic and artistic sites and objects from destruction and plunder in war, this 2006 book analyses in depth their many often-overlapping provisions. It serves as a comprehensive and balanced guide to a subject of increasing public profile, which will be of interest to academics, students and practitioners of international law and to all those concerned with preserving the cultural heritage.

Funding the Architectural Heritage

Funding the Architectural Heritage
  • Author : Rob Pickard,Council of Europe
  • Publisher : Council of Europe
  • Release : 01 January 2009
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What systems can be used for the mobilisation of financial resources for the conservation, restoration, rehabilitation and integrated management of the architectural heritage through area-based regeneration initiatives? This guide aims to provide authoritative information on different funding mechanisms, financial resources and management systems utilised in Europe and in North America as a means to assist the development of good and efficient practice. Consideration is given to examples relating to three principal forms of financial measures: subsidies (grant aid), loans and