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Cruelty & utopia : cities and landscapes of Latin America

Author: Jean-François Lejeune; Centre international pour la ville, l'architecture et le paysage.
Publisher: New York : Princeton Architectural Press, [2005]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : English edView all editions and formats
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"This landmark collection of illustrated essays explores the vastly underappreciated history of America's other cities - the great metropolises found south of our borders in Central and South America."--Jacket.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jean-François Lejeune; Centre international pour la ville, l'architecture et le paysage.
ISBN: 1568984898 9781568984896
OCLC Number: 55846666
Notes: Originally published in connection with an exhibition at the CIVA in Brussels, May 22-Oct. 5, 2003.
Description: 263 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 30 cm
Contents: Foreword / Hervé Hasquin --
From the city of the Caesars to the demystified city / Christophe Pourtois --
Reflections on Spain and the new world / Carlos Fuentes --
The laws of the Indies / Ordinances for the discovery, the population, and the racification of the Indies (excerpts), Philip II, King of Spain, 1573 --
Dreams of order: utopia, cruelty, and modernity / Jean-François Lejeune --
Quito: city and landscape between utopia and reality / Eduardo Baéz --
City and landscape in the construction of Brazil / Carlos Martins --
The virgin of the Andes / Carol Damian --
Writing and cities / Eduardo Subirats --
Le Corbusier: Latin American traces / Fernando Pérez Oyarzún --
Spaces of hybridization: the house of the architect / Felipe Hernandez --
Marvel, monster, myth: the modern city in Latin American literature / Rebecca E. Biron --
The pearl of the Antilles: Havana's tropical shadows and utopias / Roberto Segre --
A metropolis in the Pampas: Buenos Aires 1890-1940 / Adrián Gorelik --
When Brazil was modern: from Rio de Janeiro to Brasilia / Lauro Cavalcanti --
Report from Brazil / Carlos E. Comás --
Roberto Burle Marx: the city as landscape / Jacques Leenhardt --
Lina Bo Bardi: toward an architecture without borders / Olívia de Oliveira --
Modernity and nationalism: Juan O'Gorman and post-revolutionary architecture in Mexico, 1920-1960 / Edward R. Burian --
Settings for history and oblivion in modern Mexico, 1942-1958: the city as imagined by Juan O'Gorman, Luis Barragán, Mathias Goeritz, and Mario Pani / Keith L. Eggener --
Toward the visibility of the invisible: notes on Caracas, modernity, and the University City of Caracas by Carlos Raúl Villanueva / Enrique Larrañaga --
Ensalada Tijuana? Welcome to the gritty landscape of globalization / Roberto A. González.
Other Titles: Cruauté & utopie.
Cruelty and utopia
Responsibility: [edited by Jean-François Lejeune].
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"This landmark collection of illustrated essays explores the vastly underappreciated history of America's other cities - the great metropolises found south of our borders in Central and South America."--Jacket.

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<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/573438607#Topic\/architecture_du_paysage_amerique_latine<\/a>> # Architecture du paysage--Am\u00E9rique latine<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Architecture du paysage--Am\u00E9rique latine<\/span>\"@fr<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/573438607#Topic\/architecture_latin_america<\/a>> # Architecture--Latin America<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:hasPart<\/a> <http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/authorities\/subjects\/sh85006611<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Architecture--Latin America<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/573438607#Topic\/arquitetura_america_latina<\/a>> # Arquitetura--Am\u00E9rica latina<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Arquitetura--Am\u00E9rica latina<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/573438607#Topic\/art_urbain_amerique_latine<\/a>> # Art urbain--Am\u00E9rique latine<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Art urbain--Am\u00E9rique latine<\/span>\"@fr<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/573438607#Topic\/city_planning_latin_america<\/a>> # City planning--Latin America<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:hasPart<\/a> <http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/authorities\/subjects\/sh85026282<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"City planning--Latin America<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/573438607#Topic\/planejamento_territorial_urbano_america_latina<\/a>> # Planejamento territorial urbano--Am\u00E9rica latina<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Planejamento territorial urbano--Am\u00E9rica latina<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/573438607#Topic\/stedenbouw<\/a>> # Stedenbouw<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Stedenbouw<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/573438607#Topic\/urbanisme_amerique_latine<\/a>> # Urbanisme--Am\u00E9rique latine<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Urbanisme--Am\u00E9rique latine<\/span>\"@fr<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/authorities\/classification\/NA702<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/vocabulary\/countries\/nyu<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\ndcterms:identifier<\/a> \"nyu<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1245945<\/a>> # Latin America.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Latin America.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/813346<\/a>> # Architecture<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Architecture<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
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<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/155773089<\/a>> # Jean-Fran\u00E7ois Lejeune<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Lejeune<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Jean-Fran\u00E7ois<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Jean-Fran\u00E7ois Lejeune<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
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