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From autos to architecture : Fordism and architectural aesthetics in the twentieth century / David Gartman.

Author/Creator:
Gartman, David, 1950-
Other Title:
Fordism and architectural aesthetics in the twentieth century
Edition:
1st ed.
Publication:
New York : Princeton Architectural Press, c2009.
Format/Description:
Book
400 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Subjects:
Architecture, Modern -- 20th century.
Architecture and society -- History -- 20th century.
Contents:
Preface
Introduction: The problematic aesthetics of Fordism
Modernism and the Model T : the misplaced development of the machine aesthetic
Displaced dreams of wholeness : the Depression-era retreat of modernism
Efficiency and fantasy : the bifurcated architecture of postwar technocracy
Revolt against the machine : the 1960s and the death of modernism
Disney goes downtown : post-Fordism, postmodernism, and the collapse of spatial segregation
Index.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
9781568988139 (alk. paper)
1568988133 (alk. paper)
OCLC:
318100524
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