Architectural dynamics in pre-revolutionary Iran : dialogic encounter between tradition and modernity (eBook, 2019) [WorldCat.org]
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Architectural dynamics in pre-revolutionary Iran : dialogic encounter between tradition and modernity

Author: Mohammad Gharipour
Publisher: Bristol : Intellect, 2019.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This volume considers the major trends and developments in Iranian architecture during the 1960s and 70s in order to further our understanding of the underpinnings and intentions of Persian architecture during this period.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Mohammad Gharipour
ISBN: 9781789380637 1789380634
OCLC Number: 1114600166
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Cover; Half Title; Title; Copyright; Contents; Preface; Acknowledgements; Part 1: Vernacular Integrated with Modernism; Chapter 1: A Personal Reflection: On the Traditional, the Modern, and the Perennial in Iranian Architecture; Chapter 2: Making Architecture Modern: A History of Globalization in Iran's Architecture Profession; Chapter 3: Passages and Malls in Translation: Commercial Architecture in Pahlavi Iran; Part 2: Modernism Imported, Vernacular Eclipsed; Chapter 4: Building Cities for Tomorrow: The US Point Four Program and Discourse of Urban Planning in Iran Chapter 5: The Israeli Plan for Rebuilding the Rural Region of QazvinChapter 6: Philip Johnson's Design at Group Apartments in Isfahan: From a Dispute Between Tradition and Modernity to a Dialogue; Chapter 7: Paradise by Design: Pardisan Park in Tehran; Biographies; Index; Back Cover
Responsibility: edited by Mohammad Gharipour.

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