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The Resource Space, time and architecture: the growth of a new tradition, [by] Sigfried Giedion

Space, time and architecture: the growth of a new tradition, [by] Sigfried Giedion

Label
Space, time and architecture: the growth of a new tradition
Title
Space, time and architecture: the growth of a new tradition
Statement of responsibility
[by] Sigfried Giedion
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
UkLiU
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1888-1968
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Giedion, S.
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
  • HARVARD UNIVERSITY. Charles Eliot Norton lectures
  • Charles Eliot Norton lectures, 1938-1939
Series volume
1938/39
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Architecture
  • City planning
  • Space (Architecture)
  • Architecture and technology
  • City planning
Label
Space, time and architecture: the growth of a new tradition, [by] Sigfried Giedion
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • History a part of life -- New space conception : perspective and urbanism -- Perspective and the constituent elements of the city -- Leonardo da Vinci and the dawn of regional planning -- Sixtus V and the planning of Baroque Rome -- The late Baroque -- The undulating wall and the flexible ground plan -- The organization of outer space -- Iron -- From the iron column to the steel frame -- The schism between architecture and technology -- Henri Labrouste, Aachitect-constructor -- The great exhibitions -- The nineties : precursors of contemporary architecture -- Ferroconcrete and its influence upon architecture -- Balloon frame and industrialization -- Plane surfaces in American architecture -- The Chicago School -- Toward pure forms -- Frank Lloyd Wright -- Space-time -- Cubism -- Futurism -- Painting today -- Construction and aesthetics : slab and plane -- Walter Gropius -- Le Corbusier -- Mies Van der Rohe -- Alvar Aalto -- Jørn Utzon
  • The International Congresses for Modern Architecture (CIAM) and the formation of contemporary architecture -- City planning in the nineteenth century (The dominance of greenery : the London squares ; The garden squares of Bloomsbury ; Large-scale housing development : Regent's Park ; The street becomes dominant : the transformation of Paris) -- City planning as a human problem : Amsterdam and the rebirth of town planning -- Space-time in city planning : destruction or transformation? -- The new scale in city planning -- Changing notions of the city
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
5th ed., rev. and enl
Extent
lvi, 897 pages
Isbn
9780674830400
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, plans
Label
Space, time and architecture: the growth of a new tradition, [by] Sigfried Giedion
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • History a part of life -- New space conception : perspective and urbanism -- Perspective and the constituent elements of the city -- Leonardo da Vinci and the dawn of regional planning -- Sixtus V and the planning of Baroque Rome -- The late Baroque -- The undulating wall and the flexible ground plan -- The organization of outer space -- Iron -- From the iron column to the steel frame -- The schism between architecture and technology -- Henri Labrouste, Aachitect-constructor -- The great exhibitions -- The nineties : precursors of contemporary architecture -- Ferroconcrete and its influence upon architecture -- Balloon frame and industrialization -- Plane surfaces in American architecture -- The Chicago School -- Toward pure forms -- Frank Lloyd Wright -- Space-time -- Cubism -- Futurism -- Painting today -- Construction and aesthetics : slab and plane -- Walter Gropius -- Le Corbusier -- Mies Van der Rohe -- Alvar Aalto -- Jørn Utzon
  • The International Congresses for Modern Architecture (CIAM) and the formation of contemporary architecture -- City planning in the nineteenth century (The dominance of greenery : the London squares ; The garden squares of Bloomsbury ; Large-scale housing development : Regent's Park ; The street becomes dominant : the transformation of Paris) -- City planning as a human problem : Amsterdam and the rebirth of town planning -- Space-time in city planning : destruction or transformation? -- The new scale in city planning -- Changing notions of the city
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
5th ed., rev. and enl
Extent
lvi, 897 pages
Isbn
9780674830400
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, plans

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