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introduction to design and culture in the twentieth century

Penny Sparke

introduction to design and culture in the twentieth century

by Penny Sparke

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Published by Harper & Row in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Design -- History -- 20th century,
  • Design, Industrial

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesAn introduction to design & culture in the twentieth century.
    StatementPenny Sparke.
    SeriesIcon editions
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNK1390 .S63 1987
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiv, 269 p. :
    Number of Pages269
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2741174M
    ISBN 100064301702
    LC Control Number86046214

    This book focuses on 20th century design, including the design of interiors, furniture, textiles, graphics, and consumer goods from teapots to automobiles. The author describes the historical context at the beginning of the 20th century, as the industrial revolution changed the File Size: KB. The events in Paris on 14 July were important as a statement about France's political and social identity at the end of the twentieth century, but they also adopted a cultural format of extreme theatricality in which high cultural and popular cultural traditions merged: the evening's climax consisted of the American soprano Jessye Norman.

    The Foundations of the Nineteenth Century (Die Grundlagen des neunzehnten Jahrhunderts, ) is a book by British-born Germanophile Houston Stewart the book, Chamberlain advances various racialist and especially völkisch antisemitic theories on how he saw the Aryan race as superior to others, and the Teutonic peoples as a positive force in European civilization and the Jews as Author: Houston Stewart Chamberlain. Creating the Twentieth Century is professor and prolific author Vaclav Smil's "homage to the creators of a new world.". As he explains in the introduction, “This was the time when the modern world was created, when the greatest technical discontinuity in history took place.".

    The Millenial edition of Twentieth Century Architecture: A Visual History adheres to the original book's aim: to chart chronologically the development, strength, diversity and complexity of modern architecture. In attempting to provide a record of the twentieth century's architecture, author Dennis Sharp has purposely chosen examples which have had some generic importance or have played some /5(2). Composed of ten essays and an epilogue that trace the history of contemporary form as an evolving poetic of structure and construction, the book's analytical framework rests on Frampton's close readings of key French and German, and English sources from the eighteenth century to the present. Kenneth Frampton's long-awaited follow-up to his classic A Critical History of Modern Architecture is.


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