JoAnne Mancini,Keith Bresnahan's Architecture and Armed Conflict: The Politics of Destruction PDF

By JoAnne Mancini,Keith Bresnahan

Architecture and Armed clash is the 1st multi-authored scholarly publication to deal with this subject matter from a comparative, interdisciplinary viewpoint. by way of bringing jointly experts from a number appropriate fields, and with wisdom of case experiences throughout time and house, it offers the 1st artificial physique of analysis at the advanced, multifaceted topic of architectural destruction within the context of conflict.



The e-book addresses numerous particular learn questions:




  • How has the destruction of constructions and landscapes figured in contemporary old conflicts, and the way have humans and states spoke back to it?



  • How has the destruction of structure been represented in numerous ancient classes, and to what ends?



  • What are the relationships among the destruction of structure and the destruction of artwork, fairly iconoclasm?



  • If architectural destruction is a salient characteristic of many armed conflicts, how does it function in post-conflict environments?



  • What are the relationships among architectural destruction and methods of recovery, game or replacement?



Considering a number of conflicts, a number of time classes, and a number of destinations permits this foreign cohort of authors to supply an important primer for this significant subject.

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