Cultural resources

results of questionnaire on state historic preservation activities : fact sheet for the Chairman, Subcommittee on Public Lands, Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs, House of Representatives
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Historic buildings -- United States -- Conservation and restoration., Historic sites -- United States -- Conservation and restoration., Federal aid to historic sites -- United St
Other titlesResults of questionnaire on state historic preservation activities.
StatementUnited States General Accounting Office.
ContributionsUnited States. General Accounting Office.
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The AFCEC cultural resources (CR) staff oversees and manages the Air Force's cultural resource management program. The staff provides programming, planning, execution and budgeting, as well as consulting and contracting services to the secretary of the Air Force, headquarters Air Force, major commands and installations.

Dec 24,  · Cultural Resource Management (CRM) is a process that people use to manage and make decisions about scarce cultural resources in an equitable manner. CRM (also known as Heritage Management) includes cultural landscapes, archaeological sites, historical records, and spiritual places, among other things.

This article is concerned with cultural resources in the widest sense: for traditional, archaeological and historic culture specifically, also see cultural heritage management. In the broadest sense, cultural resource management (CRM) is the vocation and practice of managing cultural resources, such as the arts and heritage.

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The Cultural Resources Training Series (Go to. The mission of the Division of Archaeology is to promote Louisiana’s cultural history through the protection of archaeological sites and preservation of material culture.

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The ENCATC Book Series on Cultural Management and Cultural Policy Education exists to foster critical debate and to publish academic research in the field of cultural management and cultural policy as well as to open up a forum for discussions and debate on the topics of cultural management and cultural policy among scholars, educators, policy makers and cultural managers.

Cultural Resources Section ensures compliance with Section of the National Historic Preservation Act and Section 4(f) of the Department of Transportation Act and to consult with the State Historic Preservation Officer and Native American tribes throughout the process.

(Oregon State Archives Photo) Oregon's cultural assets encompass a wide range of creative activities.

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To get the best possible experience using our website. The Cultural Resources Stewardship, Partnerships, and Science Directorate provides leadership for the protection and interpretation of the nation's heritage, guides a national historic preservation program that embraces national parks and heritage resources, engages all American peoples with the places and stories that make up their national.

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The Cultural Resources Office is the preservation agency of the City of St. Louis and is responsible for review of exterior work within the City's 17 locally-designated historic districts, landmarks, public parks and public buildings, and encroachments in the public right-of-way.

Welcome to the Department of Defense (DoD) Cultural Resources Program home page. The DoD maintains thousands of historic and culturally significant resources that form an integral part of mission support and readiness.

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This book brings together thirteen of the world’s leading cultural and museum experts to explore the many facets of soft power in museums across the globe. SWCA’s cultural resource management (CRM) team can help you recognize, assess, research, and preserve cultural resources to meet resource laws and regulations.

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Every blue title is a link to more .The concept of cultural capital has received widespread attention all around the world, from theorists and researchers alike. It is mostly employed in relation to the education system, but on the odd occasion has been used or developed in other discourses.

Use of Bourdieu's cultural capital can be broken up into a number of basic categories.Apr 15,  · A Companion to Cultural Resource Management is an essential guide to those wishing to gain a deeper understanding of CRM and heritage management.

Expert contributors share their knowledge and illustrate CRM's practice and scope, as well as the core issues and realities in preserving cultural heritages worldwide.