Architecture and Authority in Japan (Nissan Institute/Routledge Japanese Studies)

Architecture and Authority in Japan (Nissan Institute/Routledge Japanese Studies)

By: William H. Coaldrake (author)Paperback

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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 Period 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 Daimayo 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 Chronology of Buildings.

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  • publication date: 29/08/1996
  • ISBN13: 9780415106016
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 360
  • ID: 9780415106016
  • weight: 654
  • ISBN10: 041510601X

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