The Resource Architecture of Brazil : 1900-1990, by Hugo Segawa, (electronic resource)

Architecture of Brazil : 1900-1990, by Hugo Segawa, (electronic resource)

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Architecture of Brazil : 1900-1990
Title
Architecture of Brazil
Title remainder
1900-1990
Statement of responsibility
by Hugo Segawa
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Language
eng
Summary
Architecture of Brazil: 1900-1990 examines the processes that underpin modern Brazilian architecture under various influences and characterizes different understandings of modernity, evident in the chapter topics of this book. Accordingly, the author does not give overall preference to particular architects nor works, with the exception of a few specific works and architects, including Warchavchik, Niemeyer, Lucio Costa, and Vilanova Artigas. In summary, this book: Meticulously examines the controversies, achievements, and failures in constructing spaces, buildings, and cities in a dynamic country Gives a broad view of Brazilian architecture in the twentieth century Proposes a reinterpretation of the varied approaches of the modern movement up to the Second World War Analyzes ideological impacts of important Brazilian architects including Oscar Niemeyer, Lucio Costa and Vilanova Artigas Discusses work of expatriate architects in Brazil Features over 140 illustrations In Architecture of Brazil: 1900-1990, Segawa brings to the reader an understanding of this important period of architectural history based on his emphasis on processes, allowing the reader to see in-context the leading figures and achievements
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Segawa, Hugo
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0
LC call number
NA190-1555.5
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non fiction
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  • Architecture
  • Architects
  • Civil engineering
  • Building construction
  • Architecture / Design
  • Architectural History and Theory
  • Civil Engineering
  • Cities, Countries, Regions
  • Architects
  • Building Materials
  • Building Construction
Label
Architecture of Brazil : 1900-1990, by Hugo Segawa, (electronic resource)
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mixed
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online resource
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cr
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rdacarrier
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not applicable
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text
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txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
An Explanation -- Brazil under Urbanization 1862-1945 -- From Colonial to Neocolonial Style: The Search for Some Modernity 1880- 1926 -- Programmatic Modernism 1917-1932 -- Pragmatic Modernity 1922-1943 -- Current Modernity 1929-1945 -- The Affirmation of a School 1943-1960 -- The Affirmation of a Hegemony 1945-1970 -- Episodes of a Great and Modern Brazil 1950-1980 -- Disarticulation and Rearticulation? 1980-1990
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unknown
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XIII, 266 p. 144 illus.
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multiple file formats
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electronic
Isbn
9781461454311
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uncompressed
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computer
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rdamedia
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c
Other control number
10.1007/978-1-4614-5431-1
Other physical details
online resource.
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absent
Reformatting quality
access
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(DE-He213)978-1-4614-5431-1
Label
Architecture of Brazil : 1900-1990, by Hugo Segawa, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
mixed
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
An Explanation -- Brazil under Urbanization 1862-1945 -- From Colonial to Neocolonial Style: The Search for Some Modernity 1880- 1926 -- Programmatic Modernism 1917-1932 -- Pragmatic Modernity 1922-1943 -- Current Modernity 1929-1945 -- The Affirmation of a School 1943-1960 -- The Affirmation of a Hegemony 1945-1970 -- Episodes of a Great and Modern Brazil 1950-1980 -- Disarticulation and Rearticulation? 1980-1990
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
XIII, 266 p. 144 illus.
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781461454311
Level of compression
uncompressed
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
10.1007/978-1-4614-5431-1
Other physical details
online resource.
Quality assurance targets
absent
Reformatting quality
access
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(DE-He213)978-1-4614-5431-1

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