Indigenous Modernities: Negotiating Architecture and Urbanism

Indigenous Modernities: Negotiating Architecture and Urbanism

by Jyoti Hosagrahar

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ISBN-13: 9781134348213
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 10/02/2012
Series: Architext
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 256
File size: 7 MB

Table of Contents

1. Becoming 'Modern'  2. Fragmenting Domestic Landscapes: From Mansions to Margins  3. Negotiating Streets and Squares: Spatial Culture in the Public Realm  4. Sanitizing Neighborhoods: Geographies of Health  5. Beyond the Walls: Commerce of Urban Expansion  6. Imagining Modernity: Symbolic Terrains of Housing  7. Recovering an Urban Past

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'[An] intelligent, well-organized, and well-illustrated investigation.' – The Architectural Review

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