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Sanctioning Modernism
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With new research on building programs in political, religious, and domestic settings in the United States and Europe, this collection of essays offers a fresh look at postwar modernism and the role that architecture played in constructing modern identities.

Table of Contents

  1. Cover
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  1. Title Page, Copyright Page
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  1. Contents
  2. pp. v-vi
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  1. Foreword
  2. pp. vii-viii
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  1. Preface
  2. pp. ix-xii
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  1. Acknowledgments
  2. pp. xiii-xiv
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  1. Introduction. Writing History: Reflections on the Story of Midcentury Modern Architecture (Dennis P. Doordan)
  2. Dennis P. Doordan
  3. pp. 1-6
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  1. Part I. Modernism and the State
  2. p. 7
  1. Introduction (Vladimir Kulic)
  2. Vladimir Kulić
  3. pp. 8-10
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  1. 1. Bucharest: The City Transfigured (Juliana Maxim)
  2. Juliana Maxim
  3. pp. 11-36
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  1. 2. The Scope of Socialist Modernism: Architecture and State Representation in Postwar Yugoslavia (Vladimir Kulic)
  2. Vladimir Kulić
  3. pp. 37-65
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  1. 3. Czechoslovakia's Model Housing Developments: Modern Architecture for the Socialist Future (Kimberly Elman Zarecor)
  2. Kimberly Elman Zarecor
  3. pp. 66-89
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  1. 4. Sanctioning Modernism and Tradition: Italian Architecture, the Vernacular, and the State (Michelangelo Sabatino)
  2. Michelangelo Sabatino
  3. pp. 90-107
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  1. Part II. Making Religion Modern
  2. p. 108
  1. Introduction (Timothy Parker)
  2. Timothy Parker
  3. pp. 109-112
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  1. 5. Uncertainty and the Modern Church: Two Roman Catholic Cathedrals in Britain (Robert Proctor)
  2. Robert Proctor
  3. pp. 113-138
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  1. 6. "Humanly sublime tensions": Luigi Moretti's Chiesa del Concilio (1965–1970) (Timothy Parker)
  2. Timothy Parker
  3. pp. 139-167
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  1. 7. Modernism and the Concept of Reform: Liturgy and Liturgical Architecture (Richard Kieckhefer)
  2. Richard Kieckhefer
  3. pp. 168-180
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  1. Part III: Modernism and Domesticity
  2. p. 181
  1. Introduction (Monica Penick)
  2. Monica Penick
  3. pp. 182-185
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  1. 8. "Technologically" Modern: The Prefabricated House and the Wartime Experience of Skidmore, Owings and Merrill (Hyun-Tae Jung)
  2. Hyun-Tae Jung
  3. pp. 186-218
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  1. 9. "Modern but not _too_ modern": House Beautiful and the American Style (Monica Penick)
  2. Monica Penick
  3. pp. 219-243
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  1. 10. House and Haunted Garden (Sandy Isenstadt)
  2. Sandy Isenstadt
  3. pp. 244-268
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  1. Further Reading
  2. pp. 269-273
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  1. Contributors
  2. pp. 274-276
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  1. Index
  2. pp. 277-290
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