The Resource American sanctuary : understanding sacred spaces, edited by Louis P. Nelson

American sanctuary : understanding sacred spaces, edited by Louis P. Nelson

Label
American sanctuary : understanding sacred spaces
Title
American sanctuary
Title remainder
understanding sacred spaces
Statement of responsibility
edited by Louis P. Nelson
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Nelson, Louis P
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  • Sacred space
  • United States
Label
American sanctuary : understanding sacred spaces, edited by Louis P. Nelson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [251]-267) and index
Contents
New England orthodoxy and the language of the sacred / Gretchen Buggeln -- God in Gotham: the design of sacred space in New York's Central Park / Paula A. Mohr -- The urban practice of Jewish space / Jennifer Cousineau -- Salvage/Salvation: recent African American yark shows / John Beardsley -- Spaces for a new public presence: the Sri Siva Vishnu and Murugan temples in Metropolitan Washington, D.C. / Joanne Punzo Waghorne -- Getting beyond Gothic: challenges for contemporary Catholic church architecture / Paula M. Kane -- Word, shape, and image: Anglican constructions of the sacred / Louis P. Nelson -- The Mezuzah: American Judaism and constructions of domestic sacred space / Erika Meitner -- Mythic pieties of permanence: memorial architecture and the struggle for meaning / Jeffrey F. Meyer -- Reading megachurches: investigating the religious and cultural work of church architecture / Jeanne Halgren Kilde
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 280 p.
Isbn
9780253218223
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
20050201 58
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)61123048
Label
American sanctuary : understanding sacred spaces, edited by Louis P. Nelson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [251]-267) and index
Contents
New England orthodoxy and the language of the sacred / Gretchen Buggeln -- God in Gotham: the design of sacred space in New York's Central Park / Paula A. Mohr -- The urban practice of Jewish space / Jennifer Cousineau -- Salvage/Salvation: recent African American yark shows / John Beardsley -- Spaces for a new public presence: the Sri Siva Vishnu and Murugan temples in Metropolitan Washington, D.C. / Joanne Punzo Waghorne -- Getting beyond Gothic: challenges for contemporary Catholic church architecture / Paula M. Kane -- Word, shape, and image: Anglican constructions of the sacred / Louis P. Nelson -- The Mezuzah: American Judaism and constructions of domestic sacred space / Erika Meitner -- Mythic pieties of permanence: memorial architecture and the struggle for meaning / Jeffrey F. Meyer -- Reading megachurches: investigating the religious and cultural work of church architecture / Jeanne Halgren Kilde
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 280 p.
Isbn
9780253218223
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
20050201 58
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)61123048

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