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  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 17 April 2017
  • ISBN : 9781118981337
  • Page : 866 pages
  • Rating : 4.5/5 from 103 voters

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A GLOBAL HISTORY OF ARCHITECTURE NOW FEATURING ADDITIONAL COVERAGE OF CONTEMPORARY GLOBAL ARCHITECTURE AND MORE SUPERB DRAWINGS BY FRANCIS D.K. CHING! The book that forever changed the way architectural history is viewed, taught, and studied, A Global History of Architecture examines 5,000 years of the built environment. Spanning from 3,500 BCE to the present, and organized along a global timeline, this unique guide was written by experts in their fields who emphasize the connections, contrasts, and influences of architectural movements throughout history and around the world. Fully updated and revised to reflect current scholarship, this Third Edition features expanded chapter introductions that set the stage for a global view, as well as: An expanded section on contemporary global architecture More coverage of non-Western cultures, particularly South Asia, South East Asia Pre-Columbian America, and Africa. New drawings and maps by the iconic Francis D.K. Ching, as well as more stunning photographs An updated companion website with digital learning tools and Google Earth™ mapping service coordinates that make it easier to find sites Art and architecture enthusiasts, and anyone interested in architectural history, will have 5,000 years of the built environment perpetually at their fingertips with A Global History of Architecture, Third Edition.

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A Global History of Architecture

A Global History of Architecture
  • Author : Francis D. K. Ching,Mark M. Jarzombek,Vikramaditya Prakash
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2017-04-17
  • ISBN : 9781118981337
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A GLOBAL HISTORY OF ARCHITECTURE NOW FEATURING ADDITIONAL COVERAGE OF CONTEMPORARY GLOBAL ARCHITECTURE AND MORE SUPERB DRAWINGS BY FRANCIS D.K. CHING! The book that forever changed the way architectural history is viewed, taught, and studied, A Global History of Architecture examines 5,000 years of the built environment. Spanning from 3,500 BCE to the present, and organized along a global timeline, this unique guide was written by experts in their fields who emphasize the connections, contrasts, and influences of architectural movements throughout

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  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2011-10-04
  • ISBN : 9780470902486
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Praise for the First Edition "Because of its exceptionally wide perspective, even architectural historians who do not teach general survey courses are likely to enjoy and appreciate it." —Annali d'architettura "Not only does A Global History of Architecture own the territory (of world architecture), it pulls off this audacious task with panache, intelligence, and—for the most part—grace." —Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians Revised and updated—the compelling history of the world's great architectural achievements Organized along

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  • Author : Fred S. Kleiner
  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Release Date : 2015-01-01
  • ISBN : 9781305544840
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Author and award-winning scholar-professor Fred Kleiner continues to set the standard for art history textbooks, combining impeccable and authoritative scholarship with an engaging approach that discusses the most significant artworks and monuments in their full historical and cultural contexts. The most widely read and respected history of art and architecture in the English language for over 85 years, the 15th edition of GARDNER'S ART THROUGH THE AGES: A GLOBAL HISTORY includes nearly 200 new images, new pedagogical box features, images that have

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  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Release Date : 2015-01-01
  • ISBN : 9781305544864
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Author and award-winning scholar-professor Fred Kleiner continues to set the standard for art history textbooks, combining impeccable and authoritative scholarship with an engaging approach that discusses the most significant artworks and monuments in their full historical and cultural contexts. The most widely read and respected history of art and architecture in the English language for over 85 years, the 15th edition of GARDNER'S ART THROUGH THE AGES: A GLOBAL HISTORY, VOLUME I includes nearly 200 new images, new pedagogical box features, images

Gardner's Art through the Ages: A Global History

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  • Author : Fred S. Kleiner
  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Release Date : 2015-01-01
  • ISBN : 9781305544871
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The 15TH EDITION of GARDNER'S ART THROUGH THE AGES: A GLOBAL HISTORY, VOLUME II: Don't just show art to your students; take them on a journey through history. Author and award-winning scholar-professor Fred Kleiner continues to set the standard for art history textbooks, combining impeccable and authoritative scholarship with an engaging approach that discusses the most significant artworks and monuments in their full historical and cultural contexts. The most widely read and respected history of art and architecture in the

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  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
  • Release Date : 2020-11-12
  • ISBN : 9781350138650
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In a remarkable decade of public investment in higher education, some 200 new university campuses were established worldwide between 1961 and 1970. This volume offers a comparative and connective global history of these institutions, illustrating how their establishment, intellectual output and pedagogical experimentation sheds light on the social and cultural topography of the long 1960s. With an impressive geographic coverage - using case studies from Europe, the Americas, Africa and Asia - the book explores how these universities have influenced academic disciplines and

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  • Release Date : 2009-09-07
  • ISBN : 047058906X
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  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
  • Release Date : 2021-03-25
  • ISBN : 9781474229296
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This major work provides the first comprehensive history of one of modernism's most defining and controversial architectural legacies: the 20th-century drive to provide 'homes for the people'. Vast programmes of mass housing – high-rise, low-rise, state-funded, and built in the modernist style – became a truly global phenomenon, leaving a legacy which has suffered waves of disillusionment in the West but which is now seeing a dramatic, 21st-century renaissance in the booming, crowded cities of East Asia. Providing a global approach to

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  • Author : Dan Cruickshank
  • Publisher : HarperCollins UK
  • Release Date : 2015-10-08
  • ISBN : 9780007575596
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Featuring over 200 photographs, this stunning book by renowned television historian Dan Cruickshank tells the history of architecture through the stories of 100 iconic buildings

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  • Publisher : Prentice Hall
  • Release Date : 1983
  • ISBN : PSU:000017870627
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  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2009
  • ISBN : UCSC:32106021251472
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Library Journal
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  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2006
  • ISBN : UVA:X030048037
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  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2004
  • ISBN : STANFORD:36105122364396
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  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2014-05-27
  • ISBN : 9781118421055
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“This book is the most comprehensively global and critically sensitive synthesis of what we now know of the material and socio-cultural evolution of the so-called First Societies. Written by a distinguished architectural historian and theorist, this truly remarkable and indispensable study shows how the material culture of our forebears, from building to clothing, food, ritual and dance, was inextricably bound up with the mode of survival obtained in a particular place and time...It is a study that will surely

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  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2006
  • ISBN : UOM:39015079660968
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