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Savage mind to savage machine : racial science and twentieth-century design / Ginger Nolan.

Author/Creator:
Nolan, Ginger, author.
Publication:
Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, [2021]
Format/Description:
Book
284 pages : illustrations, maps ; 27 cm
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Subjects:
Aesthetics, Modern -- 20th century.
Ethnic attitudes.
Human engineering.
Technology -- Social aspects.
Aesthetics, Modern.
Summary:
"An examination of how concepts of "the savage" facilitated technological approaches to modernist design"-- Provided by publisher.
Contents:
Machine generated contents note: pt. I INDUSTRIAL ARTS
1. The Architecture Machine Industrial Design And Theories Of Racial Evolution
2. The Bauhaus And The Aura Of Authorship Class And Race In The Age Of Technological Reproducibility
pt. II ARCHITECTURE
3. Postwar European Modernism, Or What The Primitive Hut Really Said
4. Bricolage, Megastructure, Interface Yona Friedman And The Humanitarian Machine
pt. III THE ENVIRONMENT
5. The Earth Unfolded Aspen, Africa, And The Geopolitics Of Environment
6. Harlem Speaks To Aspen Environmental Politics Versus Environmental Design
pt. IV MEDIA ARTS
7. Pentecostal Technologies The Architecture Machine (Again)
8. Technological Sovereignty And The Global South.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Other format:
Online version: Nolan, Ginger. Savage mind to savage machine
ISBN:
9781517905859
1517905850
9781517905866
1517905869
9781452965512
OCLC:
1184123106
Publisher Number:
99987948475