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The Resource Arab contemporary : architecture & identity, edited by Michael Juul Holm and Mette Marie Kallehauge ; translation from the Danish by Glen Garner and James Manley

Arab contemporary : architecture & identity, edited by Michael Juul Holm and Mette Marie Kallehauge ; translation from the Danish by Glen Garner and James Manley

Label
Arab contemporary : architecture & identity
Title
Arab contemporary
Title remainder
architecture & identity
Statement of responsibility
edited by Michael Juul Holm and Mette Marie Kallehauge ; translation from the Danish by Glen Garner and James Manley
Title variation
Arab contemporary
Title variation remainder
architecture and identity
Contributor
Editor
Host institution
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • dan
  • eng
Summary
"The Arab world consists of 24 countries bound together by the shared principal language Arabic, but otherwise exhibiting great differences and many exceptions - from Beirut to Sana'a, from Baghdad to Cairo, and from Dubai to Marrakesh. Other religions than Islam are practiced, and Islam itself is practiced in a multitude of ways; there are other landscapes than the desert and other languages than Arabic. Nevertheless one can point to certain common features that have survived from past to the present, and which mean that we can speak of a distinctive culture"--Back cover
Cataloging source
OHX
Dewey number
720.956
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plans
Index
no index present
Language note
In English translated from Danish
LC call number
NA1465.3
LC item number
.A73 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • catalogs
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1978-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Holm, Michael Juul
  • Kallehauge, Mette Marie
  • Garner, Glen
  • Manley, James
  • Louisiana (Museum : Humlebæk, Denmark)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Architecture
  • Architecture and society
Label
Arab contemporary : architecture & identity, edited by Michael Juul Holm and Mette Marie Kallehauge ; translation from the Danish by Glen Garner and James Manley
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Exhibition catalog
  • On the occasion of the exhibition held at Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Humlebaek, January 31 - May 4, 2014
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Modernity and tradition
  • William J.R. Curtis
  • What did the people want?
  • Ala Al-Hamarneh
  • Hyperabia
  • Boris Brorman Jensen
  • A world in waiting
  • Mette Marie Kallehauge
  • In transit
  • Hanna Ziadeh
  • Space, public and state in arab cities
  • Jakob Skovgaard-Petersen
  • Afrofuturism
  • Kaelen Wilson-Goldie
Control code
ocn876704903
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
245 pages
Isbn
9788792877246
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), plans
System control number
(OCoLC)876704903
Label
Arab contemporary : architecture & identity, edited by Michael Juul Holm and Mette Marie Kallehauge ; translation from the Danish by Glen Garner and James Manley
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Exhibition catalog
  • On the occasion of the exhibition held at Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Humlebaek, January 31 - May 4, 2014
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Modernity and tradition
  • William J.R. Curtis
  • What did the people want?
  • Ala Al-Hamarneh
  • Hyperabia
  • Boris Brorman Jensen
  • A world in waiting
  • Mette Marie Kallehauge
  • In transit
  • Hanna Ziadeh
  • Space, public and state in arab cities
  • Jakob Skovgaard-Petersen
  • Afrofuturism
  • Kaelen Wilson-Goldie
Control code
ocn876704903
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
245 pages
Isbn
9788792877246
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), plans
System control number
(OCoLC)876704903

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