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Title Images of the body in architecture : Anthropology and built space. / edited by Kirsten Wagner, Jasper Cepl
Published Tübingen : Wasmuth, [2014]
Tubingen Ernst Wasmuth Verlag, [2014]


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Description 394 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents Contents note continued: The Transitoriness Of Matter: Reflections On The Architecture Of Sir John Soane / Tanja Jankowiak -- Foucault And The Body As A Site Of Resistance / Sven-Olov Wallenstein -- Architecture For Patients: Medicine And City Planning In Berlin, 1860--1960 / Philipp Osten -- Body, Order, And Border: Ein-Richtung As Biopolitical Procedure In Residential Building After 1945, And Its Critique In The Visual Media Of The 1960S / Irene Nierhaus
Machine generated contents note: Images Of The Body In Architecture: Anthropology And Built Space / Jasper Cepl -- Whose Body? / Indra Kagis Mcewen -- Anthropomorphism: From Vitruvius To Neufert, From Human Measurement To The Module Of Fascism / Frank Zollner -- Measuring Beauty: Ideal Proportions And The Human Figure Ca. 1930 / Eckhard Leuschner -- Space And The Body: Concepts Of The Corporeal In Le Corbusier's Work / Christoph Schnoor -- Kurokawa's Metabolic Space / Tobias Cheung -- Camillo Sitte: Optically Constructed Space And Artistic City Building / Heleni Porfyriou -- Architecture As Enclosure Of Man: August Schmarsow's Attempt At A Scientific Grounding Of The Hegelian Principle / Beatrix Zug-Rosenblatt -- New Hellerau: Design In The Biological Age / Harry Francis Mallgrave -- The Building As A Living Work Of Art In The Time Of Cosimo Fanzago / Paolo Sanvito -- The Relief And The Body: Relationships Between Sculpture And Architecture Around 1900 / Claire Barbillon --
Notes Formerly CIP. Uk
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Subject Anthropology.
Architectural design -- Philosophy.
Architecture -- Human factors.
Human figure in art.
Author Cepl, Jasper, editor
Wagner, Kirsten, editor
ISBN 9783803007315 (hbk.)