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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2014; 734607–609 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2014.73.4.607
Published: 01 December 2014
.../reprintinfo.asp . 2014 Joseph Siry Beth Sholom Synagogue: Frank Lloyd Wright and Modern Religious Architecture Chicago : University of Chicago Press , 2011 , 736 pp., 10 color and 295 b/w illus. $70 (cloth), ISBN 9780226761404 Walter C. Leedy Jr. and Sara Jane Pearman Eric Mendelsohn’s...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2015; 741117–118 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2015.74.1.117
Published: 01 March 2015
...Timothy Parker Renata Hejduk and Jim Williamson, eds. The Religious Imagination in Modern and Contemporary Architecture: A Reader New York : Routledge , 2011 , 385 pp., 16 color and 45 b/w illus. $165 (cloth), ISBN 9780415780803 ; $49.95 (paper), ISBN 9780415780810 © 2015 by...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2017; 764532–549 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2017.76.4.532
Published: 01 December 2017
... on the secular humanist ethos of Bengal, rather than on an Islamic religious foundation. With this iconoclastic building, Islam sought to achieve two distinctive goals: to introduce the aesthetic tenets of modern architecture to East Pakistan and to reject all references to colonial-era Indo...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2017; 763281–301 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2017.76.3.281
Published: 01 September 2017
... Religious Architecture in Early Seventeenth Century France,” in The Adventure of Religious Pluralism in Early Modern France , ed. Keith Cameron, Mark Greengrass, and Penny Roberts (New York: Peter Lang, 2000); Andrew Spicer, “Rebuilding Solomon's Temple? The Architecture of Calvinism,” in The Holy Land...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 1996; 554382–399 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/991180
Published: 01 December 1996
... the conceptual basis of southern architecture they had inherited. Their formal choices, manipulating regional conventions as well as opening up their structures to include references from other regions, led to a new, consciously modern form of architecture whose modernity has been overlooked by...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2020; 7914–5 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2020.79.1.4
Published: 01 March 2020
... email: jpermissions@ucpress.edu . 2020 Preindustrial public and state granaries were utilitarian buildings, but they were also instruments of food security regimes, representing a government's promise of abundance for its people. In the early modern period such granaries became widespread across...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2020; 79182–102 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2020.79.1.82
Published: 01 March 2020
... afiḳim (Tel Aviv: Am Oved, 1997), 252–88. On the encounter between Israeli nationalism, the biblical imaginary, and modern architecture, see Nitzan-Shiftan, Seizing Jerusalem , 36–44. 15. On secular and religious Zionists' use of the Bible, see Gideon Aran, “Return to the Scriptures in Modern...
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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
...Namık Erkal Preindustrial public and state granaries were utilitarian buildings, but they were also instruments of food security regimes, representing a government's promise of abundance for its people. In the early modern period such granaries became widespread across Asia, Europe, and European...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2020; 7916–16 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2020.79.1.6
Published: 01 March 2020
... restoration to a specific architect, modern architectural historians have concurred with Francesco Sansovino's attribution of it to the architect-sculptor Cristoforo da Legname. 12 A commencement date of 1505 is based on two inscriptions at the base of columns in the building's chancel, recorded by...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2019; 784409–421 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2019.78.4.409
Published: 01 December 2019
...-righteousness of modern architecture, and convince them that the real implications of present day architecture should be thought out afresh. … It is not and cannot be the purpose of this series to describe in isolation a few building methods which may or may not be of interest to modern architects in search of...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2019; 784422–441 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2019.78.4.422
Published: 01 December 2019
.... An exception to this lack of attention to the firm's clubhouses is H. Horatio Joyce, “New York's Harvard House and the Origins of an Alumni Culture in America,” in Experiencing Architecture in the Nineteenth Century: Buildings and Society in the Modern Age , ed. Edward Gillin and H. Horatio Joyce...
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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
... Legault, “ L'appareil de l'architecture moderne : New Materials and Architectural Modernity in France, 1889–1934” (PhD diss., Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1997), 147. 8. See Henry-Russell Hitchcock, Architecture: Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries (New York: Penguin Books, 1977), 425–26...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2019; 783327–346 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2019.78.3.327
Published: 01 September 2019
... study evolved out of a project on the religious architecture of Paul Rudolph undertaken by Daniel Ledford in the course Religion and Modern Architecture, taught by Karla Britton in 2014 at the Yale School of Architecture and Institute of Sacred Music. The resulting paper, Daniel L. Ledford, “The...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2019; 783252–253 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2019.78.3.252
Published: 01 September 2019
... specific needs of modern architectural practice. In Silent Witnesses: Modernity, Colonialism, and Jean-Claude Nicolas Forestier's Unfinished Plans for Havana, Joseph R. Hartman examines Havana's urbanization under the dictatorship of Gerardo Machado (in power 1925–33), focusing on the largely...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2019; 783259–275 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2019.78.3.259
Published: 01 September 2019
... scholarly conception of Cistercian architecture as fundamentally mired in certain aspects of romanticism and modernism, see Maximilian Sternberg, Cistercian Architecture and Medieval Society (Leiden: Brill, 2013). 3. The bibliography on the Cistercians is vast. See, for example, Louis Lekai, The...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2019; 783353–354 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2019.78.3.353
Published: 01 September 2019
... words of this significant book's main title might well stand between quotation marks, for the inclusion of “practice” in the subtitle indicates its real subject. This is a complex story of how architectural design as practice—still far from the modern use of the term profession —parted ways with the...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2019; 783312–326 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2019.78.3.312
Published: 01 September 2019
... Improvisation in Fascist Colonial Libya,” Journal of Contemporary History 31, no. 2 (1996), 373–95; Brian L. McLaren, Architecture and Tourism in Italian Colonial Libya: An Ambivalent Modernism (Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2006). On Rhodes, see Eliana Perotti, “Il patrimonio medieval: Strategie...
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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
... Modernism: Architecture and Civil Society in Cuba, 1933–1959 (Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2012). These last texts add much-needed nuance to earlier interpretations of Forestier's work. 8. “Una carta póstuma del Dr. Carlos Miguel de Céspedes” (10 May 1955), Arquitectura 25, no. 286...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2019; 782228–230 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2019.78.2.228
Published: 01 June 2019
... everyday tactics of space making, into debates on religion and urbanity in South Asia. Moving beyond the overt emphasis on texts in studies of early modern religious cultures, she delineates the development of new ritual practices, architectural systems, and representational regimes that made spatial...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2019; 782144 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2019.78.2.144
Published: 01 June 2019
... proceeds to an examination of how modernization processes and the gradual demilitarization of the Frontier affected architecture and planning there. As they did for other provinces, Viennese authorities commissioned numerous new public and church buildings for the region—part of a larger effort toward...