Bibliographic Details

Modern architectural theory : a historical survey, 1673-1968 / Harry Francis Mallgrave.

Author / Creator Mallgrave, Harry Francis.
Imprint Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2005.
Description xvii, 503 p. : ill. ; 29 cm.
Language English
Subject Architecture -- Philosophy -- History.
Architecture, Modern.
Architecture, Modern.
Architecture -- Philosophy.
History.
Format Print, Book
URL for this record http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/5645166
ISBN 0521793068 (hbk.)
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Table of Contents:
  • 1. Prelude
  • 2. The enlightenment and neoclassical theory
  • 3. British theory in the eighteenth century
  • 4. Neoclassicism and historicism
  • 5. The rise of German theory
  • 6. Competing directions at midcentury
  • 7. Historicism in the United States
  • 8. The arts and crafts movement
  • 9. Excursus on a few of the conceptual foundations of twentieth-century German modernism
  • 10. Modernism 1889âÇô1914
  • 11. European modernism 1917âÇô1933
  • 12. American modernism 1917âÇô1934
  • 13. Depression, war, and aftermath 1934âÇô1958
  • 14. Challenges to modernism in Europe 1959âÇô1967
  • 15. Challenges to modernism in America
  • Epilogue