The Resource Harbin to Hanoi : the Colonial Built Environment in Asia, 1840 to 1940, (electronic resource)

Harbin to Hanoi : the Colonial Built Environment in Asia, 1840 to 1940, (electronic resource)

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Harbin to Hanoi : the Colonial Built Environment in Asia, 1840 to 1940
Title
Harbin to Hanoi
Title remainder
the Colonial Built Environment in Asia, 1840 to 1940
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Language
eng
Summary
Colonial powers in China and northern Vietnam employed the built environment for many purposes: as an expression of imperial aspirations, a manifestation of supremacy, a mission to civilize, a re-creation of a home away from home, or simply as a place to live and work. In this volume, scholars of city planning, architecture, and Asian and imperial history provide a detailed analysis of how colonization worked on different levels, and how it was expressed in stone, iron, and concrete. The process of creating the colonial built environment was multilayered and unpredictable. This book uncovers t
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EBLCP
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Victoir, Laura
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
HT119.5
LC item number
.H37 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
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  • ebrary
  • Zatsepine, Victor
Series statement
Global connections
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  • Colonial cities
  • Urbanization
  • Urbanization
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • HISTORY
  • Colonial cities
  • Urbanization
  • Asia
Label
Harbin to Hanoi : the Colonial Built Environment in Asia, 1840 to 1940, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Contributors; Illustrations; Acknowledgements; 1. Introduction; 2. Russia, Railways, and Urban Development in Manchuria, 1896-1930; 3. Beans to Banners; 4. France, Brossard Mopin, and Manchukuo; 5. International Concessions and the Modernization of Tianjin; 6. Mapping Colonial Space; 7. The Architecture of Risk; 8. Fabricating Justice; 9. Making Space for Higher Education in Colonial Hong Kong, 1887-1913; 10. Colonial Hanoi; 11. Hygienic Colonial Residences in Hanoi; 12. Domesticating the Suburbs; 13. Afterword; Index; Plates
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (315 pages).
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9789882203891
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/ctt26dqck
System control number
  • (OCoLC)827208604
  • (OCoLC)ocn827208604
Label
Harbin to Hanoi : the Colonial Built Environment in Asia, 1840 to 1940, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Contributors; Illustrations; Acknowledgements; 1. Introduction; 2. Russia, Railways, and Urban Development in Manchuria, 1896-1930; 3. Beans to Banners; 4. France, Brossard Mopin, and Manchukuo; 5. International Concessions and the Modernization of Tianjin; 6. Mapping Colonial Space; 7. The Architecture of Risk; 8. Fabricating Justice; 9. Making Space for Higher Education in Colonial Hong Kong, 1887-1913; 10. Colonial Hanoi; 11. Hygienic Colonial Residences in Hanoi; 12. Domesticating the Suburbs; 13. Afterword; Index; Plates
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (315 pages).
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9789882203891
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/ctt26dqck
System control number
  • (OCoLC)827208604
  • (OCoLC)ocn827208604

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