Culture And Architecture

When Culture Meets Architecture  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Bayron at Nov. 12, 2016
When Culture Meets Architecture

When Culture Meets Architecture by Qian Yin
English | 2012 | ISBN: 753817379X | 272 pages | PDF | 27 MB
Algarve Building: Modernism, Regionalism and Architecture in the South of Portugal, 1925-1965

Algarve Building: Modernism, Regionalism
and Architecture in the South of Portugal, 1925-1965

by Ricardo Agarez
English | 2016 | ISBN: 147245684X | 456 Pages | PDF(conv) | 24.2 MB

Drawing on work that won the Royal Institute of British Architects President’s Award for Outstanding PhD Thesis in 2013, Algarve Building challenges the conventional inclusion of Portuguese modern architecture in ‘Critical Regionalism’ narratives.

The New Encyclopedia of Southern Culture: Volume 21: Art and Architecture  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by MoneyRich at Nov. 10, 2016
The New Encyclopedia of Southern Culture: Volume 21: Art and Architecture

The New Encyclopedia of Southern Culture: Volume 21: Art and Architecture by Judith H. Bonner
English | 15 Jan. 2013 | ISBN: 0807837172 | 524 Pages | PDF | 6 MB

From the Potomac to the Gulf, artists were creating in the South even before it was recognized as a region. The South has contributed to America's cultural heritage with works as diverse as Benjamin Henry Latrobe's architectural plans for the nation's Capitol, the wares of the Newcomb Pottery, and Richard Clague's tonalist Louisiana bayou scenes.

Peter Burke, "Hybrid Renaissance : Culture, Language, Architecture"  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by TimMa at Aug. 3, 2016
Peter Burke, "Hybrid Renaissance : Culture, Language, Architecture"

Peter Burke, "Hybrid Renaissance : Culture, Language, Architecture"
Publisher: CEU Press | 2016 | ISBN: 9633860873 | English | PDF | 280 pages | 7.5 Mb

This book introduces the idea that the Renaissance in Italy, elsewhere in Europe, and in the world beyond Europe is an example of cultural hybridization. The book begins with a discussion of the concept of cultural hybridization and a cluster of other concepts related to it. Then comes a geography of cultural hybridization focusing on three locales: courts, major cities (whether ports or capitals) and frontiers. …

The Architecture of the Illusive Distance  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ksveta6 at Jan. 4, 2016
The Architecture of the Illusive Distance

The Architecture of the Illusive Distance by Amir H. Ameri
2015 | ISBN: 1472433181 | English | 199 pages | PDF + EPUB | 4 MB + 9 MB

Religion, Culture, and the Public Sphere in China and Japan  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by nebulae at March 21, 2017
Religion, Culture, and the Public Sphere in China and Japan

Albert Welter, "Religion, Culture, and the Public Sphere in China and Japan"
English | ISBN: 9811024367 | 2017 | 259 pages | PDF | 3 MB

Historical Dictionary of Baroque Art and Architecture  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at March 18, 2017
Historical Dictionary of Baroque Art and Architecture

Historical Dictionary of Baroque Art and Architecture (Historical Dictionaries of Literature and the Arts, Book 42) by Lilian H. Zirpolo
English | 2010 | ISBN: 0810861550 | 642 pages | PDF | 106 MB
Dissonant Archives: Contemporary Visual Culture and Contested Narratives in the Middle East

Dissonant Archives: Contemporary Visual Culture and Contested Narratives in the Middle East (Ibraaz and the Visual Culture in the Middle East) by Anthony Downey
English | Aug. 30, 2015 | ISBN: 1784534110 | 304 Pages | PDF | 111.08 MB

Archives are often viewed as ordered collections of historical documents that record information about people, places and events. This view nevertheless obscures a crucial point: the archive, whilst subject to the vagaries of time and history, is also concerned with determining the future.
The Perfect Thing: How the iPod Shuffles Commerce, Culture, and Coolness [Audiobook]

The Perfect Thing: How the iPod Shuffles Commerce, Culture, and Coolness [Audiobook] by Steven Levy
English | October 20, 2006 | ASIN: B000KLPQ94 | M4B@64 kbps | 4 hrs 56 mins | 133 MB
Narrator: Anthony Rapp
Orientalizing the Jew : Religion, Culture, and Imperialism in Nineteenth-Century France

Orientalizing the Jew :
Religion, Culture, and Imperialism in Nineteenth-Century France

by Julie Kalman
English | 2017 | ISBN: 0253024277 | 186 Pages | PDF | 1.71 MB

Orientalizing the Jew shows how French travelers depicted Jews in the Orient and then brought these ideas home to orientalize Jews living in their homeland during the 19th century.