Journals Higher Education
Important OUP's Response to COVID-19 Learn more



This item is printed to order. Items which are printed to order are normally despatched and charged within 5-10 days.

Published: 08 July 2010

554 Pages | 200 b/w line and halftone figures, 8pp colour plates


ISBN: 9780199548262

Also Available As:


Also Available In:

Bookseller Code (AJ)

Scientific Methods and Cultural Heritage

An introduction to the application of materials science to archaeometry and conservation science

Gilberto Artioli

  • Comprehensive approach to cultural heritage problems, bridging sciences and humanities
  • Pedagogical, cross-disciplinary presentation, merging different strands of background information
  • Easy to follow, suitable for undergraduate and graduate level teaching
  • Emphasizes analytical strategies and resulting information rather than technicalties
  • Richly illustrated
  • Extensive and up-to-date reference list