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The Resource Allegorical architecture : living myth and architectonics in southern China, Xing Ruan

Allegorical architecture : living myth and architectonics in southern China, Xing Ruan

Label
Allegorical architecture : living myth and architectonics in southern China
Title
Allegorical architecture
Title remainder
living myth and architectonics in southern China
Statement of responsibility
Xing Ruan
Title variation
Living myth and architectonics in southern China
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Allegorical Architecture offers the first detailed architectural analysis of built forms and building types of the minority groups in southern China and of the Dong nationality in particular. It argues that Dong architecture symbolically resembles it inhabitants in many ways."--Jacket
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1965-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ruan, Xing
Dewey number
728.0951/3
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Language note
In English
LC call number
NA1546.S66
LC item number
R83 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Spatial habitus
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Architecture, Dong
  • Ethnic architecture
  • Vernacular architecture
  • Symbolism in architecture
  • ARCHITECTURE
  • ARCHITECTURE
  • Architecture, Dong
  • Ethnic architecture
  • Symbolism in architecture
  • Vernacular architecture
  • Southwest China
  • Symbolik
  • Volksarchitektur
  • China
Label
Allegorical architecture : living myth and architectonics in southern China, Xing Ruan
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 191-214) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 5.
  • Out of time
  • 1.
  • Architectonic fabrications of minorities
  • 2.
  • Myth and ritualistic postures
  • 3.
  • Choral symbolization
  • 4.
  • Type, myth, and heterogeneity
Control code
251637619
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 219 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781435665583
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.21313/9780824861384
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt225wdnq
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)251637619
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Allegorical architecture : living myth and architectonics in southern China, Xing Ruan
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 191-214) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 5.
  • Out of time
  • 1.
  • Architectonic fabrications of minorities
  • 2.
  • Myth and ritualistic postures
  • 3.
  • Choral symbolization
  • 4.
  • Type, myth, and heterogeneity
Control code
251637619
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 219 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781435665583
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.21313/9780824861384
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt225wdnq
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)251637619
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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