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Author Youth in conservation of cultural heritage (4th : 2014 : Agsu, Azerbaijan)

Title YOCOCU 2014 : professionals' experiences in cultural heritage conservation in America / edited by Andrea Macchia, Fernanda Prestileo, Simone Cagno and Fariz Khalilli
Published Newcastle Upon Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2016
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Contents Intro; Table of Contents; Foreword; 4th YOCOCU Youth in Conservation of Cultural Heritage, Agsu, Azerbaijan, 28th-30th May 2014; YOCOCU 2014 Contributions; Contributors; Keywords Index; Authors Index; World Monuments Fund and Some Examples of Youth Educational Programs in America; Role of Heritage Education in Cultural Heritage Conservation; Questions about Preservation and Conservation of Archaeological Carved Wooden Objects (on the Example of Materials from Excavations of the Ancient Settlement Hisorak in 2010); The Ancient Origins of Modern Restoration Techniques
Conservation of the Paintings from the Collection of the 1848 Revolutionary Relics of the Museum of AradRoman Bricks and Tiles from Preventive Archaeology Excavations in the Eastern Ager Romanus. Preliminary data; Classification of Valuable Elements of Hairstyles from Roman Times through Georeferencing; SEM Analyses of Ancient Fourrée Coins; The Rape of Persephone from Morgantina, Sicily. Investigation and Conservation Aspects on a Polychrome Greek Terracotta; Analysis of the Conservation State of a Panel Painting Icon
Social Media Impact and StrategiesUshak Carpets as an Example of Cultural and Economic Globalisation; Revitalization of Cultural Heritage by Means of Literary Tourism; Conservation of Pakal's Crypt; Medieval Ceramics of Azerbaijan; Paleoanthropological Materials of Medieval Agsu Town; A Short History of the Natural Dye Materials Used in the Dyeing and Printing of Polish Folk Fabrics; Project: "Clean Village-Protection of Ecological and Ethnographic Identity with Participation of Local Communes and Sustainable Development."
Some Documents about Weaving Custom and Tax Records in the Prime Ministry's Ottoman ArchiveConservation Treatment of Drawing "Portrait of a Man"; The Interface of Myths in the Form of Shape and Design in Iranian-Azerbaijanis Carpets; Strategies of Mexican Cultural Industry for Regional Development of Northern Jalisco; Conservation of Metal Collection in Ebn-e Sina Museum, Hamedan, Iran; Technical Ceramics from the Workshop of Alchemist, Jeweller and Glassmaker in Bilyar; Art and Technique; Wireless Sensor Networks for Archeological Sites Monitoring; The Secret of Eleonora d'Aragona
Study on Cleaning with Water-Based Ecological Systems of Old Gilded Wooden ArtifactsCharacterization by SEM-EDX of the Stone Samples Found in Azerbaijan Excavations; Assessment of Dissolution and Morphology of the Surface of Cuprite Patina in Chemical Cleaning of Archaeological Copper-Based Alloys
Summary This volume is a collection of contributions presented at the 4th YOCOCU Youth in Conservation of Cultural Heritage Conference, held in Agsu, Azerbaijan, in May 2014. The driving force behind YOCOCU 2014 was to transcend geographical boundaries and encourage every participant to define their contribution and role within the cultural heritage community. The book starts by reflecting on the present politics, strategies and methods of cultural heritage conservation, and demonstrates new ideas and multidisciplinary approaches to conservation needs. This is not only a creative and passionate examin
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed March 21, 2016)
Subject Cultural property -- Conservation and restoration -- United States.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Cagno, Simone, editor
Khalilli, Fariz, editor
Macchia, Andrea, editor
Prestileo, Fernanda, editor
ISBN 1443889768 (electronic bk.)
9781443889766 (electronic bk.)