Sites of Memory: Perspectives on Architecture and Race

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Sites of Memory: Perspectives on Architecture and Race - Barton, Craig Evan (Editor), and Upton, Dell (Preface by)
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The issue of race in architecture is a complicated and often divisive one. Traditional methods of architectural history and theory tend to attribute a city's civic and cultural identity to the dominant culture. Ignored are more marginal cultures without a tradition of public building, often preventing a complete understanding of the city and the forces that shape it. These essays explore the historic and contemporary effects of race upon the development of the built environment, and examine the myths and realities of ...

Sites of Memory: Perspectives on Architecture and Race 2001, Princeton Architectural Press, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9781568982335

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