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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians (2013) 72 (4): 434–474.
Published: 01 December 2013
...Katherine Fischer Taylor In the revolution of 1789, France set out to replace its absolute monarchy with a government based on a separation of legislative, judicial, and executive powers. In Geometries of Power: Royal, Revolutionary, and Postrevolutionary French Courtrooms, Katherine Fischer Taylor...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians (2012) 71 (2): 168–185.
Published: 01 June 2012
... period after 1901. The rulers found that, in their administrative separation from the Sokoto caliphate, they were able to claim the grander title of emir and construct sooroji as visual symbols of their newfound status. Secondarily, new emirates were created by the colonial powers, leading to the...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians (2020) 79 (2): 234–235.
Published: 01 June 2020
.... The agency's impressive work for UNESCO and various nongovernmental organizations notwithstanding, it is worth considering the potential effects of Weizman's architectural forensics if it were separated from the legal realm. Weizman builds his project upon the legal consideration of res gestae (the...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians (2020) 79 (2): 213–214.
Published: 01 June 2020
... how architecture manifested and communicated imperial power through spatial orientation, color schemes, decorative motifs, numerology, symbolism, and even inscriptions, especially in such cases as the Forbidden City. Examining extant monuments, Steinhardt also seeks to reconstruct the appearance...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians (2020) 79 (2): 228–230.
Published: 01 June 2020
... the richness and abundance of material from the 1920s and 1930s with which Bacon was working, her emphasis is understandable; perhaps a separate biography on McAndrew's later career will be taken up by another scholar. The impetus for Bacon's book was the renovation of the Vassar Art Library...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians (2020) 79 (2): 171–191.
Published: 01 June 2020
... was displaced during the eighteenth century by an intellectual discourse on the rationalization of language. One strand of Enlightenment debate on language, power, and social progress centered on the communication systems of deaf and mute people. Fables and theoretical treatises—such as Pierre...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians (2020) 79 (2): 192–201.
Published: 01 June 2020
... competitions for modernizing Berlin. The exhibits provoked a shift in the young architect's thinking. On the one hand, he appreciated the exhibition's apparent confirmation of Sitte's theories, particularly his notion that architecture and city planning should be autonomous, separate from technique and...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians (2020) 79 (2): 152–170.
Published: 01 June 2020
... françoise [Paris, ca. 1665]). These structural elements provide the basis of the composition as well as the conceptual content of the church. We are expected to recognize the motifs separately, but they merge together as a coherent presentation of Habsburg history and ideology. The columns refer not...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians (2020) 79 (1): 17–38.
Published: 01 March 2020
... Istanbul, 1793–1807,” Turkish Studies Association Bulletin 24, no. 1 (Spring 2000), 21–40; Lynne M. Şaşmazer, “Provisioning Istanbul: Bread Production, Power and Political Ideology in the Ottoman Empire” (PhD diss., Indiana University, 2000); Onur Yıldırım, “Bread and Empire: The Workings of Grain...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians (2020) 79 (1): 82–102.
Published: 01 March 2020
... officials would sometimes stop them, citing safety concerns, but by 1980, the restoration was completed and settlers took full control of the synagogue ( Figure 12 ). 111 Praying there daily, they were now an undeniable part of the city's fabric. After the ascension to power in Israel of the right...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians (2020) 79 (1): 39–60.
Published: 01 March 2020
... amenities and entertainment venues separate from the surrounding city. Thus, Miami Beach before the early 1930s offered two separate resort environments: an affluent enclave, built by wealthy developers, with large luxury hotels surrounded by a domesticated natural world; and a middle- and working-class...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians (2020) 79 (1): 6–16.
Published: 01 March 2020
... Cicognara, Antonio Diedo, and Giovanni Selva, Le fabbriche e i monumenti cospicui di Venezia (Venice: G. Antonelli, 1838). 29. In a later, separate commission in 1566, Jacopo Sansovino was tasked with adding the Chapel of the Crucifixion to the right of the church. His bust was placed over the...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians (2019) 78 (4): 422–441.
Published: 01 December 2019
... Joyce explores how and why a firm associated with powerful Protestant interests came to design its home. His reconstruction of that story provides an unusually intimate portrait of an instance when the categories of race, gender, and class intersected to shape American society in the Gilded Age...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians (2019) 78 (2): 145–166.
Published: 01 June 2019
... Ostia and Lepcis Magna,” Memoirs of the American Academy in Rome 6 (2008), 325–41. 26. Lawrence, Greek Aims in Fortification , 279. 27. The initial cut is mentioned by Strabo, and the canal is mentioned by Polybius, Pliny, and Livy, who recalled: “Leucadia, which is now an island separated...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians (2019) 78 (2): 167–186.
Published: 01 June 2019
... Caserta, Platea , 99. 84. The Ritiro had an administrative governor, but he lived in a separate residence. Archivio della Reggia di Caserta, Platea , 100. 85. The chaplain was Agostino Mezzacapo. Neroni, dispatch, 3 May 1760, Archivio della Reggia di Caserta, Dispacci e relazioni , vol. 1551...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians (2019) 78 (2): 187–207.
Published: 01 June 2019
... reemerged and was used to describe the dull, simple architecture of the first half of the nineteenth century, an architecture linked to the bureaucratic nature of the Vormärz regime. 72 The Military Frontier maintained the status of a separate province, subject to the Ministry of War until 1881. It...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians (2019) 78 (1): 112–115.
Published: 01 March 2019
..., Defending the Master Race: Conservation, Eugenics, and the Legacy of Madison Grant (Lebanon, N.H.: University Press of New England, 2009). In time, black communities accrued political power and wanted to construct their own monuments to important historical events—events and monuments that were both...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians (2019) 78 (1): 6–24.
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 (2019) 78 (1): 121–122.
Published: 01 March 2019
... extent has their lack of participation been a means of protesting Israel's legitimacy (207), and to what degree has it been a result of their systematic expulsion by powerful agents? Answering these questions may go beyond the scope of this already lengthy book, but an attempt to do so could have...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians (2019) 78 (1): 49–67.
Published: 01 March 2019
...: The Dale and Owen Industrial Community since 1785 (Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2015). 28. James Montgomery, quoted in David J. Jeremy, Technology and Power in the Early American Cotton Industry: James Montgomery, the Second Edition of His “Cotton Manufacture” (1840), and the Justitia...