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The Resource Post-wall Berlin : borders, space and identity, Janet Ward

Post-wall Berlin : borders, space and identity, Janet Ward

Label
Post-wall Berlin : borders, space and identity
Title
Post-wall Berlin
Title remainder
borders, space and identity
Statement of responsibility
Janet Ward
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Written by a leading historian of urban visual culture, Janet Ward's Post-Wall Berlin: Borders, Space and Identity demonstrates how the reunified German capital, in its bid to overcome its legacy of Cold-War division, has faced many new frontiers and boundaries on social, economic, architectural and infrastructural levels"--
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1963-
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Ward, Janet
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Boundaries
  • Memory
  • Group identity
  • Berlin (Germany)
  • Berlin (Germany)
  • Berlin (Germany)
Label
Post-wall Berlin : borders, space and identity, Janet Ward
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 347-385) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I. Introduction: Berlin and the Bordered Condition: The Berlin paradigm; Berlin's frontier city legacy; Border lands in the new Europe -- Part II. Afterlives of the Wall: Reflections and Deflections: Agency at the Wall; Post-Wall resurrections; Alternative border zones in Berlin -- Part III. German Geomancy: Power and Planning in Berlin: World city planning in Weiman Berlin; Nazi (Ger-)Mania; Re-centering postwar and post-Wall Berlin -- Part IV. Holocaust Divides: Memorial Architecture in Berlin: Countermonument and catastrophe; Eisenman's cement graveyard; Siting the Holocaust in Libeskind's Jewish Museum -- Part V. Rebranding Berlin: Global City Strategies for the Twenty-First Century: Berlin Borders: new blobal city orders; Las Vegas on the spree: the Americanization of the New Berlin; Building for real in virtual Berlin
Control code
663439056
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xix, 405 pages
Isbn
9780230276574
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2011002019
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40019650036
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Label
Post-wall Berlin : borders, space and identity, Janet Ward
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 347-385) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I. Introduction: Berlin and the Bordered Condition: The Berlin paradigm; Berlin's frontier city legacy; Border lands in the new Europe -- Part II. Afterlives of the Wall: Reflections and Deflections: Agency at the Wall; Post-Wall resurrections; Alternative border zones in Berlin -- Part III. German Geomancy: Power and Planning in Berlin: World city planning in Weiman Berlin; Nazi (Ger-)Mania; Re-centering postwar and post-Wall Berlin -- Part IV. Holocaust Divides: Memorial Architecture in Berlin: Countermonument and catastrophe; Eisenman's cement graveyard; Siting the Holocaust in Libeskind's Jewish Museum -- Part V. Rebranding Berlin: Global City Strategies for the Twenty-First Century: Berlin Borders: new blobal city orders; Las Vegas on the spree: the Americanization of the New Berlin; Building for real in virtual Berlin
Control code
663439056
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xix, 405 pages
Isbn
9780230276574
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2011002019
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40019650036
Other physical details
illustrations, maps

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