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Rock art and posterity : conserving, managing and recording rock art : proceedings Symposium M `Conservation and site management' and Symposium E `Recording and standardisation in rock art studies' of the first AURA Congress held in Darwin in 1988 / edited by Colin Pearson and B.K. Swartz, jr.

By: Pearson, Colin
Contributor(s): Swartz, B K | Australian Rock Art Research Association. Congress (1: 1988: Darwin, NT)
Language: English Publisher: Melbourne : Australian Rock Art Research Association, 1991.Description: vi, 154p. : ill., maps, photos. ; 29.5cm.ISBN: 064603751X
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Includes bibl. references. - Contents: 1, Rock art conservation and site management. Site management in Kakadu and Uluru national parks / Hilary Sullivan; Conservation and protection within the American Rock Art Research Association / E.W. Ritter; La Grotte des Combarelles I aux Eyzies / P. Vidal, J. Vouvé, J. Brunet; From ashes to gravestones: the charcoal drawings of Gua Badak, Malaysia / P. Faulstich; Conservation of Indian rock art / G.S. Tyagi; Aboriginal art sites near Adelaide / E. Caldicott; Finders Group National park site management / G.L. Walsh; Mt Cameron West Rock art protection project / T. Blanks, Steve Brown; Padjari Manu (formerly Bubbury) cave, northwest cape, Western Australia / P. Randolph, J. Wallam; Les Grottes des Combarelles (Les Eyzies, France) / J. Brunet, J. Vouvé, P. Vidal; The Paroong Cave preservation project / R.G. Bednarik; The removal of recent overpaint from the image of Bunjil / A. Thorn; Pigment composition of post-estuarine rock art in Kakadu / J. Clarke, N. North; Chemistry of deterioration of post-estuarine rock art in Kakadu / J. Clarke, N. North; Yiwalalay / J. Clarke [et al]; On some non-technical issues of conservation / I.P. Haskovec; Training for rock art conservation: recent initiatives of the Getty Conservation Institute / N.P. Stanley Rice; Graduate diploma in conservation of rock art / C. Pearson; 2, Recording and standardisation in rock art studies. Recording prehistoric pictures / J. Clegg; The management of recording procedures in the preservation of petroglyph resources / B.K. Swartz, J.K. Zancanella; Standardisation in rock art terminology / R.G. Bednarik; Archival storage, digital enhancement and global transmission of rock art photographs / B.K. Swartz; Petroglyphs: from tridimensional recording in the field to computerised filing / D. Seglie [et al]; Getting organised: recording of Aboriginal art sites in Queensland / M.J. Rowland; A comparative study of two prehistoric artistic recording localities / Elanie A. Moore; A rock art replica at the Southwestern Museum / P. Faulstich; Multidimensional scaling in rock art studies / W.D. Hyder.