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The Resource Space in America : theory, history, culture, edited by Klaus Benesch and Kerstin Schmidt

Space in America : theory, history, culture, edited by Klaus Benesch and Kerstin Schmidt

Label
Space in America : theory, history, culture
Title
Space in America
Title remainder
theory, history, culture
Statement of responsibility
edited by Klaus Benesch and Kerstin Schmidt
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
America's sense of space has always been tied to what Hayden White called the "narrativization" of real events. If the awe-inspiring manifestations of nature in America (Niagara Falls, Virginia's Natural Bridge, the Grand Canyon, etc.) were often used as a foil for projecting utopian visions and idealizations of the nation's exceptional place among the nations of the world, the rapid technological progress and its concomitant appropriation of natural spaces served equally well, as David Nye argues, to promote the dominant cultural idiom of exploration and conquest. From the beginning
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
720.1
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
Language note
English
LC call number
NA2765
LC item number
.S646 2005eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1958-
  • 1971-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Benesch, Klaus
  • Schmidt, Kerstin
Series statement
Architecture, technology, culture
Series volume
1
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Space (Architecture)
  • Space and time
  • Arts, Modern
  • ARCHITECTURE
  • Arts, Modern
  • Space and time
  • Space (Architecture)
  • Landschappen
  • Ruimte (algemeen)
  • Nationale identiteit
  • Cultuur
Label
Space in America : theory, history, culture, edited by Klaus Benesch and Kerstin Schmidt
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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
Concepts of Space in American Culture: An Introduction; Theory; Landscape / Nature; Technoscape / Architecture / Urban Utopia; Literature; Performance / Film / Visual Arts; Contributors
Control code
70321097
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (588 pages, 52 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789042018761
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)70321097
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
Space in America : theory, history, culture, edited by Klaus Benesch and Kerstin Schmidt
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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
Concepts of Space in American Culture: An Introduction; Theory; Landscape / Nature; Technoscape / Architecture / Urban Utopia; Literature; Performance / Film / Visual Arts; Contributors
Control code
70321097
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (588 pages, 52 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789042018761
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)70321097
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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