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The Resource Architecture and authority in Japan, William H. Coaldrake

Architecture and authority in Japan, William H. Coaldrake

Label
Architecture and authority in Japan
Title
Architecture and authority in Japan
Statement of responsibility
William H. Coaldrake
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
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Coaldrake, William Howard
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
The Nissan Institute/Routledge Japanese studies series
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  • Public architecture
  • Architecture and state
  • Symbolism in architecture
Label
Architecture and authority in Japan, William H. Coaldrake
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 285-313) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
1. Authority in Architecture: Container and Contained -- 2. The Grand Shrines of Ise and Izumo: The Appropriation of Vernacular Architecture by Early Ruling Authority -- 3. Great Halls of Religion and State: Architecture and the Creation of the Nara Imperial Order -- 4. Heian Palaces and Kamakura Temples: The Changing Countenances of Aristocratic and Warrior Power -- 5. Castles: The Symbol and Substance of Momoyama and Early Edo Authority -- 6. Nijo Castle and the Psychology of Architectural Intimidation -- 7. Tokugawa Mausolea: Intimations of Immortality and the Architecture of Posthumous Authority -- 8. Shogunal and Daimyo Gateways: The Intersecting Spheres of Arbitrary Will and Technical Necessity -- 9. Building the Meiji State: The Western Architectural Hierarchy -- 10. Tange Kenzo's Tokyo Monuments: New Authority and Old Architectural Ambitions -- 11. Beyond Vanity and Evanescence
Control code
ocn226376456
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxi, 337 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203042830
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)226376456
Label
Architecture and authority in Japan, William H. Coaldrake
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 285-313) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
1. Authority in Architecture: Container and Contained -- 2. The Grand Shrines of Ise and Izumo: The Appropriation of Vernacular Architecture by Early Ruling Authority -- 3. Great Halls of Religion and State: Architecture and the Creation of the Nara Imperial Order -- 4. Heian Palaces and Kamakura Temples: The Changing Countenances of Aristocratic and Warrior Power -- 5. Castles: The Symbol and Substance of Momoyama and Early Edo Authority -- 6. Nijo Castle and the Psychology of Architectural Intimidation -- 7. Tokugawa Mausolea: Intimations of Immortality and the Architecture of Posthumous Authority -- 8. Shogunal and Daimyo Gateways: The Intersecting Spheres of Arbitrary Will and Technical Necessity -- 9. Building the Meiji State: The Western Architectural Hierarchy -- 10. Tange Kenzo's Tokyo Monuments: New Authority and Old Architectural Ambitions -- 11. Beyond Vanity and Evanescence
Control code
ocn226376456
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxi, 337 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203042830
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)226376456

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