Scott F. Anfinson

Practical Heritage Management: Preserving a Tangible Past

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
ISBN: 9780759117983
Number of pages: 544
Publishing Date: 2018-09-14
Branch: museum & cultural heritage
Category: book (hardcover)
 
 
Scott Anfinsonís Practical Heritage Management provides a comprehensive overview of American cultural resource management (CRM) and historic preservation. It is a textbook designed for all levels of students in archaeology, history, and architecture departments. The format follows the logical progression of a semester course, with each of the 14 chapters designed as the primary reading for each week in a semester. The book provides a detailed overview of the structure, historic background, important laws, and important governmental and professional players in the various American heritage management systems (federal, state, local, private).