Constructing Place: Mind and Matter

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Constructing Place

Mind and Matter

Edited by Sarah Menin

LONDON AND NEW YORK

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Table of contents

  • Title Page iii
  • Contents v
  • Illustration Credits ix
  • Acknowledgements xv
  • Foreword xvii
  • Introduction 1
  • Part 1 - Mind 39
  • Chapter 1 - The Aesthetic in Place 41
  • Chapter 2 - The Sacred Environment 55
  • Notes 64
  • Chapter 3 - What Use is the Genius Loci? 66
  • Notes 76
  • Chapter 4 - Constructing Place … on the Beach 77
  • Chapter 5 - Constructing Informal Places 87
  • Chapter 6 - Migrant Homes 99
  • Chapter 7 - Communities of Dread 111
  • Chapter 8 - Design in the City 121
  • Chapter 9 - The Professor's House 130
  • Chapter 10 - Place-Making: the Notion of Centre 143
  • Chapter 11 - Hybrid Identities 154
  • Chapter 12 - Diagonal 166
  • Chapter 13 - Modernity and the Threshold 177
  • Chapter 14 - Transparency and Catatonia 189
  • Notes 201
  • Part 2 - Matter 203
  • Chapter 15 - Siting Lives 205
  • Notes 216
  • Chapter 16 - 'Awakening' Place 217
  • Notes 227
  • Chapter 17 - Retreating to Dwell 228
  • Chapter 18 - From Place to Planet 241
  • Notes 252
  • Chapter 19 - The Landscape of Work 253
  • Chapter 20 - Rooted Modernity 264
  • Chapter 21 - Making Our Place 277
  • Chapter 22 - Architectural Spoils 286
  • Chapter 23 - Horizon in the Hamar Museum 297
  • Bibliography 311
  • Index 325
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