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A history of domestic space : privacy and the Canadian home

Author: W Peter Ward; American Council of Learned Societies.
Publisher: Vancouver : UBC Press, ©1999.
Series: ACLS Humanities E-Book.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Publication:ACLS Humanities E-Book.
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Peter Ward looks at how spaces in the Canadian home have changed over the last three centuries, and how family and social relationships have shaped - and been shaped by - these changing spaces.

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Genre/Form: History
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Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: W Peter Ward; American Council of Learned Societies.
ISBN: 0774806842 9780774806848
OCLC Number: 609316991
Reproduction Notes: Electronic text and image data. Ann Arbor, Mich. : University of Michigan, Scholarly Publishing Office, 2009. includes both TIFF files and keyword searchable text. ([ACLS Humanities E-Book]) Mode of access: Intranet.
Awards: Winner of Alcuin Citation for excellence in book design in Canada, Alcuin Society 1999 (Canada)
Description: ix, 182 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations (some color), plans ; 24 cm
Contents: 1: Housing and Privacy2: InteriorsLittle House, Big HouseThe Question of CrowdingThe Organization of Household SpaceDomestic Technology and Interior SpacesThe BathroomThe ParlourThe KitchenThe BedroomThe Apartment3: The House in Its SettingThe FarmhouseThe Villa The Home in City and SuburbThe Front of the HousePorches, Verandahs, Patios, Decks Gardens and Yards4: Privacy and the Canadian HomeNotesSuggested ReadingIllustration CreditsIndex
Series Title: ACLS Humanities E-Book.
Responsibility: Peter Ward.

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Throughout, in direct, simple prose, Ward offers stimulating observations on and excellent documentation of the domestic landscape. The photographs and other illustrations are, likewise, highly Read more...

 
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