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The Historic Preservation Book Prize is awarded annually by a jury of preservation academics and professionals to the book with the most potential for positively impacting the discipline of historic preservation in the United States

The Handbook of Research on Emerging Technologies for Architectural and Archaeological Heritage Nominated for the 2017 Historic Preservation Book Prize

By IGI Global on Nov 10, 2016
Handbook of Research on Emerging Technologies for Architectural and Archaeological HeritageFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

November 10, 2016, Hershey, PA – IGI Global is pleased to announce that the Handbook of Research on Emerging Technologies for Architectural and Archaeological Heritage was recently nominated for the University of Mary Washington’s Center for Historic Preservation 2017 Historic Preservation Book Prize.

Established by the Center in 1988, the Historic Preservation Book Prize is awarded annually by a jury of preservation academics and professionals to the book with the most potential for positively impacting the discipline of historic preservation in the United States. In making its selection, the jury focuses on books that break new ground or contribute to the intellectual vitality of the preservation movement.

The Handbook of Research on Emerging Technologies for Architectural and Archaeological Heritage is an authoritative reference source for the latest scholarly research on the use of technological assistance for the preservation of architecture and archaeology in a global context. Focusing on various surveying technologies for the study, analysis, and protection of historical buildings, this book is ideally designed for professionals, researchers, upper-level students, and practitioners. Edited by Alfonso Ippolito (Sapienza University of Rome, Italy), this reference covers a variety of preservation topics including laser scanning technologies, morphological analysis, residential and ancient architecture, and seismic assessment.

Many thanks to the Center for Historic Preservation for this acknowledgement, and we look forward to the results of this prestigious award.
About IGI Global: Founded in 1988, IGI Global, headquartered in Hershey, Pennsylvania USA, is an international publisher of books, encyclopedias, journals, teaching cases, proceedings, and databases focusing on innovative technology research in the areas of: business, education, computer science, healthcare, library science, engineering, environmental science, government, and social sciences. IGI Global produces high-quality scholarly publications that provide academic librarians and the greater knowledge community with peer-reviewed research on emerging innovation in diverse fields. For more information, please visit www.igi-global.com/.

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