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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2020; 791113–114 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2020.79.1.113
Published: 01 March 2020
...?p=reprints , or via email: jpermissions@ucpress.edu . 2020 Lucia Allais Designs of Destruction: The Making of Monuments in the Twentieth Century Chicago : University of Chicago Press , 2018 , 347 pp., 8 color and 123 b/w illus. $45 (cloth), ISBN 9780226286556 In Designs of...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2018; 772239–241 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2018.77.2.239
Published: 01 June 2018
...Shannon Starkey The 2017 documentary The Destruction of Memory , based on a book of the same title by architecture critic Robert Bevan, traces the history of the purposeful destruction of architecture, urban infrastructure, and monuments over the course of the twentieth century and into the...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2014; 734580–581 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2014.73.4.580
Published: 01 December 2014
.../reprintinfo.asp . 2014 Rima Yamazaki, director Nakagin Capsule Tower: Japanese Metabolist Landmark on the Edge of Destruction Michael Blackwood Productions, New York, 2010 , DVD, 58 min., $60 , http://www.michaelblackwoodproductions.com/archs_nakagin.php Such desires, oddly enough, proved a...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2011; 702257–258 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2011.70.2.257
Published: 01 June 2011
...Daniel Bluestone King Thomas F. Our Unprotected Heritage: Whitewashing the Destruction of Our Cultural and Natural Environment . Walnut Creek, Calif. : Left Coast Press , 2009 , 200 pp., no illus. $24.95 (paper), ISBN 1598743813 Kaufman Ned Place, Race, and Story: Essays...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 1996; 553300–327 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/991150
Published: 01 September 1996
... widespread destruction of Romanesque architecture in Burgundy. On a practical level, the Service has decreased resources to protect and maintain monuments while increasing funds earmarked for hypothetical reconstructions intended to recreate the ambience of medieval buildings. Copyright 1996 The Society of...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 1995; 54181–85 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/991029
Published: 01 March 1995
... The See-Through Years: Creation and Destruction in Texas Architecture and Real Estate 1981-1991 Barna Joel Warren Singer Manufacturing Company Build- ing in the Soho-Cast Iron Historic Dis- trict, undiscussed. Interestingly, build- ings and districts covered by the book are more culturally...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 1979; 3817–14 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/989345
Published: 01 March 1979
... Planning B 1976 Frank Lloyd Wright and the Destruction of the Box H. ALLEN BROO KS Department of Fine Art, University of Toronto FRANK LLOYD WRIGHT wrote eloquently and often about the destruction of the box,1 and writers ever since have indis- criminately used such phrases as "open space" and "flow...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2019; 7816–24 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2019.78.1.6
Published: 01 March 2019
... ages, as well as in the narrower context of contemporaneous politics, when strict, exclusionary norms governed the sponsorship of public architecture. She argues that the destructive acts were, in fact, deliberate, ideologically driven attempts by Rome's less powerful to defy and circumvent the...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2020; 79117–38 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2020.79.1.17
Published: 01 March 2020
... Grand Old Master of the Ottoman Architecture (Washington, D.C.: Institute of Turkish Studies, 1987), 154. 73. Plans of the Kurşunlu Han in Üsküdar before its destruction can be seen in the cadastral maps of 1913–14 in Alman mavileri 1913–1914 (Istanbul: İstanbul Büyükşehir Belediyesi 2006), maps...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2019; 784454–471 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2019.78.4.454
Published: 01 December 2019
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2019; 783368–370 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2019.78.3.368
Published: 01 September 2019
... destruction of World War II, war-exacerbated ethnic conflicts, and wartime revolution emerged Yugoslavia's specific federalist form. Its six, mostly rural, republics were all in dire need of reconstruction and modernization. In 1948 came the break with the Soviet Union, which was decisive for the country and...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2019; 783292–311 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2019.78.3.292
Published: 01 September 2019
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2019; 782234–236 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2019.78.2.234
Published: 01 June 2019
... anticipated far in advance, it was a further instance of how these architects made “architecture meaningful when so much else did not make sense” (156). The true meaning of the Chappelle, Moon concludes, was not realized until 1871, when the Paris Commune ordered its destruction. Although this command was...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2019; 782244–245 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2019.78.2.244
Published: 01 June 2019
... destructive, divisive, discriminatory, and demonic. To provide a wider perspective, Ammon delves into a variety of primary materials, from company reports and contractors’ correspondence to highway engineers’ oral histories, toy manufacturers’ catalogues, and artists’ accounts. This array of sources both...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2013; 724475–502 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2013.72.4.475
Published: 01 December 2013
...Matthew Walker Focuses on an important but overlooked building in late seventeenth-century London: the College of Physicians on Warwick Lane designed by the scientist and architect Robert Hooke in the 1670s. The building, which was commissioned in response to the previous college’s destruction in...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2019; 7814–5 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2019.78.1.4
Published: 01 March 2019
... of political activism over the ages, as well as in the narrower context of contemporaneous politics, when strict, exclusionary norms governed the sponsorship of public architecture. She argues that the destructive acts were, in fact, deliberate, ideologically driven attempts by Rome's less powerful...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2019; 78125–48 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2019.78.1.25
Published: 01 March 2019
... Examples from the Southern Border of the Low Countries: Gravelines, Renty and Namur,” Château Gaillard: Études de castellologie médiévale 18 (1998), 198. 45. Pieter Martens, “La destruction de Thérouanne et d'Hesdin par Charles Quint en 1553,” in La forteresse à l'épreuve du temps: Destruction...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2018; 774486–487 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2018.77.4.486
Published: 01 December 2018
... Pamela Karimi and Nasser Rabbat's The Destruction of Cultural Heritage. In positioning themselves as adjacent to yet outside the immediate expertise of Aggregate's membership, these projects demonstrate We-Aggregate.org 's potential to encourage collaboration by an expanded field of actors beyond the...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2018; 773352–353 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2018.77.3.352
Published: 01 September 2018
... Anglophone academia. Except for the important work of Jan Białostocki and, more recently, Thomas DaCosta Kaufmann (Guile's dissertation adviser), language barriers, restricted archival access, and misconceptions about the extent of wartime destruction left Poland underrepresented in European cultural...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2018; 773319–338 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2018.77.3.319
Published: 01 September 2018
... invocation of the Greek myth of Zeus, the father of the gods, and his establishment of the state in order to counter the destructive forces of Chronos, or Time. The modern nation-state thus imagined itself as a complete and changeless entity. Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel, Lectures on the Philosophy of...