ABE Journal - Architecture Beyond Europe - n°3/2013

Colonial today

Across the world, colonialism produced a substantial built legacy that in many cases continues to mark post-colonial urban landscapes Read More

This theme issue addresses the ambivalences surrounding the position of colonial architecture as heritage in the present day, questioning the common assumption that architecture produced under colonial rule constitutes, by definition, a "dissonant heritage". Presenting cases that highlight the myriad ways in which colonial architecture is re-used, re-appropriated, embraced and at times contested, the contributions gathered here argue for the important role research in architectural history has to play not only in resituating edifices in the historical contexts that produced them, but also in unpacking the contemporary narratives constructed or even “invented” about colonial built heritage.


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Publisher
InVisu
Author
Sous la direction de Johan Lagae,
Journal
ABE Journal
Language
English
BISAC Subject Heading
ARC000000 ARCHITECTURE
Onix Audience Codes
01 General / trade
CLIL (Version 2013-2019)
3801 OUVRAGES DE DOCUMENTATION

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Publication Date
08 October 2019
ISBN-13
9791097315023
Code
99812
Dimensions
17 x 23.5 cm
List Price
38.50 €
ONIX XML
Version 2.1, Version 3

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