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Architecture and the Canadian fabric

Author: Rhodri Windsor Liscombe
Publisher: Vancouver : UBC Press, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Architecture and the Canadian Fabric traces how culture and politics have influenced, and been influenced by, Canadian architecture from first contact to the postmodern era.

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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
History
Named Person: Kaṇada
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Rhodri Windsor Liscombe
ISBN: 9780774819398 0774819391 9780774819404 0774819405
OCLC Number: 728826034
Description: xvi, 514 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction : writing into Canadian architectural history / Rhodri Windsor Liscombe --
First impressions : how French Jesuits framed Canada / Judi Loach --
Visibility, symbolic landscape, and power : Jean-Baptiste-Louis Franquelin's view of Quebec City in 1688 / Marc Grignon --
The expansion of religious institution and Ontario's economy, 1849-74 : a case study of the construction of Toronto's St. James Cathedral / Barry Magrill --
"For the benefit of the inhabitants" : the urban market and city planning in Toronto / Sharon Vattay --
Shifting soil : agency and building type in narratives of Canada's "First" Parliament / Christopher Thomas --
Stitching Vancouver's new clothes : the world building, Confederation, and the making of place / Geoffrey Carr --
Digging in the gardens : unearthing the experience of modernity in interwar Toronto / Michael Windover --
A modern heritage house of memories : the Quebec bungalow / Lucie K. Morisset --
Place with no dawn : a town's evolution and Erskine's Arctic utopia / Alan Marcus --
The idea of brutalism in Canadian architecture / Réjean Legault --
Nation, city, place : Rethinking nationalism at the Canadian Museum of Civilization / Laura Hourston Hanks --
From earth city to global village : McLuhan, media, and the cosmopolis / Richard Cavell --
Big-box land : new retail format architecture and consumption in Canada / Justin McGrail --
Archi-tizing architecture, advertising, and the commodification of urban community / Rhodri Windsor Liscombe --
"Canada's greatest architect" / Nicholas Olsberg --
A question of identity / Michael McMordie --
Memory, the architecture of First Nations, and the problem with history / Daniel M. Millette --
Conclusion : Further writing on Canadian architectural history / Rhodri Windsor Liscombe.
Responsibility: edited by Rhodri Windsor Liscombe.
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