Assessing the Values of Cultural Heritage by Marta de la Torre

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Valuing the Environment: Proceedings of the First Annual International Conference on Environmentally Sustainable Development Held at the World Bank. : World Bank. , eds. . Better Environmental Decisions: Strategies for Governments, Businesses, and Communities. : Island Press. , M. , and A. Vaccaro, eds. . Historical and Philosophical Issues in the Conservation of Cultural Heritage. Los Angeles: Getty Conservation Institute. , and J. Lucas. . Epistemology of the significance concept.

More recently, conservation decision makers have also turned to economic analysis and anthropological/community-involvement tools to strengthen the information base for their decisions. . For fragments of the writings of these and other figures from the history of the conservation field, consult the Getty Conservation Institute’s Historical and Philosophical Issues in the Conservation of Cultural Heritage (Stanley-Price, Talley, and Vaccaro ). Some historical accounts and summaries of individual contributions to the history of architectural conservation are available in Jokilehto ().

References Australia . . The Burra Charter. Revised. org/ australia/ . , R. Mason, and M. de la Torre, eds. . Values and Heritage Conservation. Los Angeles: Getty Conservation Institute. , and S. Morse. . Sustainability Indicators: Measuring the Immeasurable. London: Earthscan Publications. , and Y. Lincoln, eds. . Handbook of Qualitative Research. , and London: Sage Publications. English Heritage. . Sustaining the Historic Environment: New Perspectives on the Future. English Heritage Discussion Document.

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