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Risk assessment for object conservation

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Published by Butterworth-Heinemann in Oxford, Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Museum conservation methods -- Evaluation.,
  • Museum conservation methods -- Cost effectiveness.,
  • Museums -- Collection management -- Evaluation.,
  • Museums -- Collection management -- Cost effectiveness.,
  • Museum techniques -- Evaluation.,
  • Museum techniques -- Cost effectiveness.,
  • Collectibles -- Conservation and restoration -- Evaluation.,
  • Collectibles -- Conservation and restoration -- Cost effectiveness.,
  • Risk assessment.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 349-350) and index.

    StatementJonathan Ashley-Smith.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsAM141 A84 1999
    The Physical Object
    Pagination358 p. :
    Number of Pages358
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL105657M
    ISBN 100750628537
    LC Control Number99222876

    4 Models for Environmental Risk Assessment and Exposure Science After two sessions devoted to providing background and context to the topic of chemical risks and the assessment of those risks, the workshop's third session examined some of the seminal work in the field that has been done or has been in progress over the past few years.


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London: International Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works, p. The conservation connection -- A rough guide to risk -- Tricky decisions -- The model museum -- Costs and benefits -- Value definitions of damage -- Calculated risk big trouble -- Chemical reaction -- Physical effect -- Light entertainment -- The things people do -- Travelling shows -- Ethics and intervention -- Purpose and presentation -- Expert advice.

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