An empirical method of gathering knowledge that includes making observations, measurements, and experiments that are tested to determine the accuracy of a hypothesis
A method or technique that is generally accepted as superior to any alternative.
The process of learning through experience where self-awareness and -reflection are used as tools for progress.
Practices and policies that oppose racial disparities and promote equity.
Strategic decision-making models that encourage actions to reflect identified values and priorities. Within heritage conservation, value-based practice is sometimes referred to as context-based practice.
Actions based on a balance of ecological, economic, and social needs and strive for collective and communal well-being.
Who is a conservator? What is conservation? Evolving our identities and practice to thrive in an inclusive world
Who is a conservator? What is conservation? The answers to these questions are not written in an eternal text, carved in stone, and unequivocal. ... continue reading