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The Resource On the ruins of Babel : architectural metaphor in German thought, Daniel L. Purdy, (electronic resource)

On the ruins of Babel : architectural metaphor in German thought, Daniel L. Purdy, (electronic resource)

Label
On the ruins of Babel : architectural metaphor in German thought
Title
On the ruins of Babel
Title remainder
architectural metaphor in German thought
Statement of responsibility
Daniel L. Purdy
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
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Cataloging source
NIC/DLC
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Purdy, Daniel L
Dewey number
720.1
LC call number
NA2500
LC item number
.P797 2011
Series statement
Signale : modern German letters, cultures, and thought
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  • Architecture and philosophy
  • Philosophy, German
  • Architecture and literature
  • German literature
Label
On the ruins of Babel : architectural metaphor in German thought, Daniel L. Purdy, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The decline of the classical orders -- Science or art? : architecture's place within the disciplines -- Architecture in Kant's thought : the metaphor's genealogy -- How much architecture is in Kant's architectonic of pure reason? -- The house of memory : architectural technologies of the self -- Goethe's architectural epiphanies -- The building in Bildung : Goethe, Palladio, and the architectural media -- Goethe and the disappointing site : buildings that do not live up to their images -- Gothic deconstruction : Hegel, Libeskind, and the avant-garde -- Benjamin's mythic architecture
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000566129
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780801476761
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011012711
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000566129
Label
On the ruins of Babel : architectural metaphor in German thought, Daniel L. Purdy, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The decline of the classical orders -- Science or art? : architecture's place within the disciplines -- Architecture in Kant's thought : the metaphor's genealogy -- How much architecture is in Kant's architectonic of pure reason? -- The house of memory : architectural technologies of the self -- Goethe's architectural epiphanies -- The building in Bildung : Goethe, Palladio, and the architectural media -- Goethe and the disappointing site : buildings that do not live up to their images -- Gothic deconstruction : Hegel, Libeskind, and the avant-garde -- Benjamin's mythic architecture
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000566129
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780801476761
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011012711
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000566129

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