Bridging Between Cultural Heritage Institutions: 9th Italian by Paola Manoni (auth.), Tiziana Catarci, Nicola Ferro,

By Paola Manoni (auth.), Tiziana Catarci, Nicola Ferro, Antonella Poggi (eds.)

This publication constitutes the completely refereed complaints of the ninth Italian learn convention on electronic Libraries, held in Rome, Italy, in January/February 2013. The 18 complete papers provided including an invited paper and a panel paper have been chosen from prolonged types of the displays given on the convention. The papers then went via an extra around of reviewing and revision after the development. The papers are prepared in topical sections on info entry; electronic Library (DL) structure; DL tasks; semantics and DLs; types and review for DLs; DL purposes; discussing DL perspectives.

Show description

Read Online or Download Bridging Between Cultural Heritage Institutions: 9th Italian Research Conference, IRCDL 2013, Rome, Italy, January 31–February 1, 2013, Revised Selected Papers PDF

Similar cultural books

Reflexive Ethnography: A Guide to Researching Selves and Others

Ethnographic learn is key to the self-discipline of anthropology. notwithstanding, modern debate on subject matters corresponding to modernism/postmodernism, subjectivity/objectivity and self/other placed the price of fieldwork into query. Reflexive Ethnography presents a pragmatic and accomplished advisor to ethnographic examine tools which absolutely engages with those major concerns.

Cosmologies in the Making: A Generative Approach to Cultural Variation in Inner New Guinea

In reading the alterations that experience taken position within the mystery cosmological lore transmitted in male initiation ceremonies one of the Mountain okay of internal New Guinea, this publication bargains a brand new method of explaining how cultural switch happens. Professor Barth specializes in accounting for the neighborhood adaptations in cosmological traditions that exist one of the okay humans, who in a different way proportion mostly comparable cultures.

Spirits in Transcultural Skies: Auspicious and Protective Spirits in Artefacts and Architecture Between East and West

The quantity investigates the visualization of either ritual and ornamental features of auspiciousness and safety within the kind of celestial characters in paintings and structure. In doing so, it covers greater than and a part millennia and a large geographical region, documenting a convention present in approximately each nook of the area.

Cultural Networks in Migrating Heritage: Intersecting Theories and Practices across Europe

This booklet is a examine of the function of cultural and history networks and the way they could aid associations and their host societies deal with the tensions and fully grasp the possibilities bobbing up from migration. In earlier and rising demanding situations of social inclusion and cultural discussion, hybrid versions of cultural identification, citizenship and nationwide belonging, the research additionally units out to reply to the questions 'how'.

Additional resources for Bridging Between Cultural Heritage Institutions: 9th Italian Research Conference, IRCDL 2013, Rome, Italy, January 31–February 1, 2013, Revised Selected Papers

Sample text

Fig. 3. A picture involving a combination of several shapes the samples considered at each next step are a superset of those in the previous one, and hence the number of new comparisons per shape is, respectively, 4096, 8192, 16384 and 32768 in the last step. 5 Prospects The final aim of this kind of processing, that we intend to develop as future work, is to be able to understand the content of a whole picture based on the shapes recognized in it and to the particular spatial relationships existing among them.

According to the definition reported in the 1972 UNESCO “World Heritage Convention” - Article 1 - cultural heritage refers to “monuments”, “groups of buildings” and “sites” which are of outstanding universal value historically, artistically or scientifically. However, the concept of cultural heritage has recently assumed a broader connotation and includes, among other things, tangible, moveable objects such as works of art, artifacts, scientific specimens, photographs, books, manuscripts and recorded moving image and sound [2].

Several pixels, taken together, may make up more significant items such as lines, contours, blobs, textures. e. functions operating on pixels that enhance some important details and/or dim other, less significant ones, such as the noise introduced by the acquisition means or by the representation format (if lossy). Step 2 identifies and extracts significant information from the pre-processed image resulting from (a combination of) the aforementioned techniques. The information obtained in this way allows for a higher-level interpretation of the image.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.04 of 5 – based on 46 votes

About the Author

admin