Gender and architecture.
Chichester ; New York : Wiley, c2000
M L Durning; Richard Wrigley
|ISBN:||0471985325 9780471985327 0471985333 9780471985334|
|描述：||218 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.|
|内容：||A gravity in public places : Inigo Jones and classical architecture / Christy Anderson --
'O tower most worthy of praise!' : the paradox of freedom, captivity and gender in literary architecture of sixteenth-century France / Joanne Mosley --
Woman on top : Lady Margaret Beaufort's buildings at Christ's College, Cambridge / Louise Durning --
Architecture as metaphor for the body : the case of female convents in early modern Italy / Helen Hills --
Gender and the architect : women clients of French architects during the Enlightenment / Tanis Hinchcliffe --
Ramblers and Cyprians : mobility, visuality and the gendering of architectural space / Jane Rendell --
La Donna è mobile / Esther da Costa Meyer --
Harems and hotels : segregated city spaces and narratives of identity in the work of Oriental women writers / Reina Lewis --
Through the looking-glass darkly : gendering the primitive and the significance of constructed space in the practice of the Brücke / Colin Rhodes.
|其他题名：||Gender & architecture|
|责任：||edited by Louise Durning and Richard Wrigley.|
Chronologically structured over the period 1500-2000, from the birth of the modern through to the post-modern, this text looks at how architecture is gendered in terms of its profession, its uses and its meaning in the West. It also includes a contrasting essay on the Orient.