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The Resource Tracing modernity : manifestations of the modern in architecture and the city, edited by Mari Hvattum and Christian Hermansen

Tracing modernity : manifestations of the modern in architecture and the city, edited by Mari Hvattum and Christian Hermansen

Label
Tracing modernity : manifestations of the modern in architecture and the city
Title
Tracing modernity
Title remainder
manifestations of the modern in architecture and the city
Statement of responsibility
edited by Mari Hvattum and Christian Hermansen
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Drawng on architectural and urban history as well as philosophy and sociology, the book outlines the complex and conflicting roots of modernity by tracing its manifestations in architecture and the city
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
724/.6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
NA682.M63
LC item number
T73 2004eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1966-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hvattum, Mari
  • Hermansen Cordua, Christian
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Modern movement (Architecture)
  • Architecture and society
  • Modernism (Aesthetics)
  • Mouvement moderne (Architecture)
  • Architecture et société
  • Modernisme (Esthétique)
  • ARCHITECTURE
  • Modern movement (Architecture)
  • Architecture and society
  • Modernism (Aesthetics)
  • Architecture and society
  • Modern movement (Architecture)
  • Modernism (Aesthetics)
  • Architektur
  • Städtebau
  • Architectuurtheorieën
  • Moderniteit
Label
Tracing modernity : manifestations of the modern in architecture and the city, edited by Mari Hvattum and Christian Hermansen
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 325-340) 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
Analysing modernity : some issues / David Frisby -- What modernism was : art, progress and the avant-garde / Arnfinn Bø-Rygg -- Modernity and architecture / Iain Boyd Whyte -- Modernity and the uses of history : understanding classical architecture from Bötticher to Warburg / Caroline van Eck -- Projecting modern culture : 'aesthetic fundamentalism' and modern architecture / Gabriele Bryant -- Modernity and the question of representation / Dalibor Vesely -- 'How is it that there is no modern style of architecture?' 'Greek' Thomson versus Gilbert Scott / Gavin Stamp -- 'A complete and universal collection' : Gottfried Semper and the Great Exhibition / Mari Hvattum -- The interior as aesthetic refuge : Edmond de Goncourt's La maison d'un artiste / Diana Periton -- Timely untimeliness : architectural modernism and the idea of the Gesamtkunstwerk / Gabriele Bryant -- Le Corbusier and the restorative fragment at the Swiss Pavilion / Dagmar Motycka Weston -- The concrete memory of modernity : excerpts from a Moscow diary / Jonathan Charley -- Ildefonso Cerdá and modernity / Christian Hermansen -- 'To knock fire out of men' : forging modernity in Glasgow / Juliet Kinchin -- The expressionist utopia / Iain Boyd Whyte -- Walter Benjamin's Arcades project : a prehistory of modernity / David Frisby -- Impromptus of a great city : Siegfried Kracauer's Strassen in Berlin und Anderswo / Graeme Gilloch -- Orpheus in Hollywood : Siegfried Kracauer's Offenbach film / Graeme Gilloch
Control code
56558657
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 346 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203634745
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
ebl200249
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)56558657
Label
Tracing modernity : manifestations of the modern in architecture and the city, edited by Mari Hvattum and Christian Hermansen
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 325-340) 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
Analysing modernity : some issues / David Frisby -- What modernism was : art, progress and the avant-garde / Arnfinn Bø-Rygg -- Modernity and architecture / Iain Boyd Whyte -- Modernity and the uses of history : understanding classical architecture from Bötticher to Warburg / Caroline van Eck -- Projecting modern culture : 'aesthetic fundamentalism' and modern architecture / Gabriele Bryant -- Modernity and the question of representation / Dalibor Vesely -- 'How is it that there is no modern style of architecture?' 'Greek' Thomson versus Gilbert Scott / Gavin Stamp -- 'A complete and universal collection' : Gottfried Semper and the Great Exhibition / Mari Hvattum -- The interior as aesthetic refuge : Edmond de Goncourt's La maison d'un artiste / Diana Periton -- Timely untimeliness : architectural modernism and the idea of the Gesamtkunstwerk / Gabriele Bryant -- Le Corbusier and the restorative fragment at the Swiss Pavilion / Dagmar Motycka Weston -- The concrete memory of modernity : excerpts from a Moscow diary / Jonathan Charley -- Ildefonso Cerdá and modernity / Christian Hermansen -- 'To knock fire out of men' : forging modernity in Glasgow / Juliet Kinchin -- The expressionist utopia / Iain Boyd Whyte -- Walter Benjamin's Arcades project : a prehistory of modernity / David Frisby -- Impromptus of a great city : Siegfried Kracauer's Strassen in Berlin und Anderswo / Graeme Gilloch -- Orpheus in Hollywood : Siegfried Kracauer's Offenbach film / Graeme Gilloch
Control code
56558657
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 346 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203634745
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
ebl200249
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)56558657

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