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States of Emergency
States of Emergency

States of Emergency

Architecture, Urbanism, and the First World War

Paperback / Sewn | English
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Description

More than one hundred years after the conclusion of the First World War, the edited collection States of Emergency: Architecture, Urbanism, and the First World War reassesses what that cataclysmic global conflict meant for architecture and urbanism from a human, social, economic, and cultural perspective. Chapters probe how underdevelopment and economic collapse manifested spatially, how military technologies were repurposed by civilians, and how cultures of education, care, and memory emerged from battle. The collection places an emphasis on the various states of emergency as experienced by combatants and civilians across five continents—from refugee camps to military installations, villages to capital cities—thus uncovering the role architecture played in mitigating and exacerbating the everyday tragedy of war.

Erin Eckhold Sassin is associate professor of the History of Art and Architecture at Middlebury College. Sophie Hochhäusl is assistant professor of architectural history and theory at the University of Pennsylvania.

Specifications
  • Publisher
    Leuven University Press
  • Edition
    1
  • Pub date
    Jun 2022
  • Pages
    336
  • Theme
    Architecture
  • Dimensions
    231 x 171 x 20 mm
  • Weight
    811 gram
  • EAN
    9789462703087
  • Paperback / Sewn
    Paperback / Sewn
  • Language
    English

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