Glossary of Arabic terms for the conservation of cultural heritage

MAHDY, H. (2008). Glossary of Arabic terms for the conservation of cultural heritage. ATHĀR Programme, Conservation of Cultural Heritage in the Arab Region. Glossary of conservation terminology (Arabic-English and English-Arabic) developed by Dr Hossam Mahdy for the ATHAR programme and intended for conservation professionals working in the Arab region. This is a preliminary document distributed to invite discussion and comments. (ICCROM) "Glossary of conservation terminology (Arabic-English and English-Arabic) developed by Dr Hossam Mahdy for the ATHAR programme and intended for conservation professionals working in the Arab region. This is a preliminary document distributed to invite discussion and comments." 10 pages.Terms presented in Arabic alphabetical order, followed by English alphabetical order. No scope notes. "International charters, conventions and publications on the cultural heritage conservation were reviewed for key words, terms and concepts. An Arabic translation for each English term was chosen." Also nine Arabic terms were transliterated for a non-Arabic speakers and three Latin words were adopted by Arabic speakers.
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