Latest ICOMOS publications

Received in 2018 at ICOMOS Documentation centre  

CIVVIH Symposium2016ICOMOS International committee on Historic Towns and Villages (CIVVIH)
Urban Heritage and Sustainability. Avgerinou-Kolonias, Sofia (ed.), RII, Hae Un (ed.). ICOMOS CIVVIH, 2017. 356 p., illus., bibl.

ISBN 979-11-950076-1-5

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ts2 astronomy front cover 252ICOMOS International / International Astronomy Union
Heritage sites of astronomy an archaeoastronomy in the context of the UNESCO World Heritage Convention. Thematic study No. 2. Ruggles, Clives (ed.). Bognor Regis, UK, Ocarina Books, 2017. 304 p., illus., bibl.

ISBN: 978-0-9540867-7-0

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Thematic Study WATER Cover second editionDec2017okICOMOS International 
Cultural Heritages of Water: The cultural heritages of water in the Middle East and Maghreb / Les patrimoines culturels de l’eau : Les patrimoines culturels de l’eau au Moyen-Orient et au Maghreb
. Thematic study / Étude thématique. Cotte, Michel (ed.). Charenton-le-Pont, France, ICOMOS International, 2018. 375 p., illus., bibl.

ISBN: 978-2-918086-26-5
ISBN: 978-2-918086-22-2 (e-version)

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ICOMOS Serbia
Modern conservation No5Modern Conservation No. 5. Šekaric, Branka (ed.). Belgrade, ICOMOS Serbia, 2017, 313 p., illus.

"The fifth issue of “Modern Conservation” contains five articles in the first chapter while the chapter on Conservation Practice consists of 12 papers (see attached Contents). 
Following an outstanding response to the interviews with Prof. Jukka Jokilehto, Prof. Todor Krestev, Dr. Stefano De Caro and Mihael Petzet in the previous issues, the fifth issue brings an interview with Prof. Wilfried Lipp, Austrian expert in conservation field, President of ICOMOS Austria and President of International Scientific Committee on Theory and Philosophy of Conservation and Restoration: Theophilos. The chapter International documents carries translations of five documents in the field of conservation, while the chapter Reviews carries four papers on the books and the events in the field. 
The fifth issue of “Modern Conservation” continues with the tradition of publishing the articles of foreign experts whose contributions are in line with the concept of periodical, which advocates for the promotion of ethically-founded conservation practice and constructive dialogue between all participants in the protection system, with the basic idea of improving the discipline and enhancing concern and responsibility for preservation of heritage in our society." (Presentation by the publisher)

ISSN 2334-9239

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Historic environment29 3 2017

Australia ICOMOS 
Heritage, sustainability and social justice. Volume 29, No. 3. Victoria, Australia Icomos, 2017. 96 p.

ISSN : 0726-6715

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Books by ICOMOS members

boris Dubovik Riin AlataluBoris Dubovik: "Vanalinn, minu lemmik!". Vana Tallinn muinsuskaitsja pilgu läbi.
Seidla, Anu; Alatalu, Riin. Talinn, Ajakool OÜ, 2017. 192 p., illus. (est).

Boris Dubovik, origin from Ukraine, first arrived to Tallinn in 1972 at the age of 17 and has  worked with Tallinn Old Town since, starting as an ordinary worker, later researcher  to the head of the Division of Heritage Protection of Tallinn. The book is the story on the heritage protection in Tallinn Old Town from the beginning of 20th century. Tallinn has very many unique protected monuments, but it has been also protected as a conservation area since 1966. in 1997 Tallinn was listed as WH Site as a well-preserved historic city with its medieval city structure and housing. The book is set up as a narrative and illustrated with many pictures to give the reader the understanding of the background of the decisions of heritage authorities and the interconnection of heritage protection with other trends and developments of the society. (description by © the author)  


WH HRWorld Heritage and human rights : lessons from the Asia-Pacific and global arena.  Larsen, Peter Bille (éd.). Londres, Routledge, 2018. 325 p., illus., maps. (Eng). Incl. bibl., index.

The World Heritage community is currently adopting policies to mainstream human rights as part of a wider sustainability agenda. This book provides both a review of World Heritage policy at the global level and case studies from Asia-Pacific (including Australia, South and Southeast Asia and China) of how human rights issues impact on both natural and cultural heritage sites and their management. (summary by © the editor)

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