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The Resource Utopias and architecture, Nathaniel Coleman, (electronic book)

Utopias and architecture, Nathaniel Coleman, (electronic book)

Label
Utopias and architecture
Title
Utopias and architecture
Statement of responsibility
Nathaniel Coleman
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A detailed and innovative re-assessment of the work of three architects (Le Corbusier, Louis I Kahn and Aldo van Eyck) who sought to represent a utopian content in their work
Cataloging source
FlBoTFG
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Coleman, Nathaniel
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
NA209.5
LC item number
.C65 2005eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Visionary architecture
  • Utopias
  • Architecture
Label
Utopias and architecture, Nathaniel Coleman, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 319-326) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : utopias and architectures? -- Conceptualizing utopias -- Architecture and orientation -- Situating utopias -- Real fictions -- Varieties of architectural utopias -- Post war possibilities -- Optimistic architectures -- Le Corbusier's monastic ideal -- The life within -- Fairy tales and golden dust -- Kahn and Salk's challenge to dualistic thinking -- Aldo van Eyck's utopian discipline -- Story of another idea -- The unthinkability of utopia -- Into the present
Control code
9780203536872
Extent
ix, 334 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780203536872
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Utopias and architecture, Nathaniel Coleman, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 319-326) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : utopias and architectures? -- Conceptualizing utopias -- Architecture and orientation -- Situating utopias -- Real fictions -- Varieties of architectural utopias -- Post war possibilities -- Optimistic architectures -- Le Corbusier's monastic ideal -- The life within -- Fairy tales and golden dust -- Kahn and Salk's challenge to dualistic thinking -- Aldo van Eyck's utopian discipline -- Story of another idea -- The unthinkability of utopia -- Into the present
Control code
9780203536872
Extent
ix, 334 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780203536872
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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