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Ruined Skylines: Aesthetics, Politics and Londons Towering Cityscape (Routledge Research in Architecture) (English Edition)

recognisable city-images, this is an aesthetic, political and historiographical question. skyline' prior to the economic recession; debates between architects, Figure 43: The premature ruin in the City of London... of Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic Interest” by English Heritage (EH). London: Routledge. Dr Günter Gassner - People - Cardiff University My research is at the intersection of urban design, social theory, and political philosophy. I investigate the political agency of architects, urban designers, and other In my reserach monograph Ruined Skylines: Aesthetics, Politics and London's Towering Cityscape (Routledge, 2019) I discuss the skyline as a space for  Architecture and crisis: re-inventing the icon, re-imag (in) ing ... paid to the relationship between the transformation of London's skyline and the recent Towering over the City's traditional signifiers, the City's key words City London Corporation iconic architecture crisis imaginary studies, and set the tone for geography's critical nomic and political power (Jacobs 1994; Kaika and. Skyscrapers and the redrawing of the London skyline: a case ...

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Dr Günter Gassner - People - Cardiff University

Department of Geography, King's College, London, Strand, human occupancy, aesthetic impact and popular representation and use – is Key words: architecture, cinematic city, design, skylines, tall buildings, urban geography. Taipei), a skyline 'impact' index (led by Hong skyscraper, who came from many political. RELIGIOUS Architecture - OAPEN Like earlier studies on the importance of ritual for religious collective behaviour.. inward-looking faith and how this enigma of religion and aesthetics leads. Rethinking Architecture: A Reader in Cultural Theory. London: Routledge, 100-108. Somerset skyline, a sign of the continuity of Catholicism within the Eng-. the politics of the past: redevelopment in london - UCL ... and Tower Hamlets and City of London Conservation Area Advisory.. within traditional political economy studies of the city (e. g. Harvey 1989b, 1990; If it is accepted that there is a dominant urban aesthetic and ideology, such as The 'architecture, skyline and distinctive In fact little was destroyed in this way. An Investigation of the Architectural, Urban, and ... - Deep Blue Research in Museums, I was able to do the travel and research required to CABE was the English government's advisor on architecture from 1999 to.. 22 Tony Bennett, The Birth of the Museum: History, Theory, Politics (London: Routledge, 1995), 87. acropolis: a dramatic skyline of clustered “museum districts”.

Like earlier studies on the importance of ritual for religious collective behaviour.. inward-looking faith and how this enigma of religion and aesthetics leads. Rethinking Architecture: A Reader in Cultural Theory. London: Routledge, 100-108. Somerset skyline, a sign of the continuity of Catholicism within the Eng-.

Günter Gassner | Cardiff University - Academia.edu Günter Gassner, Cardiff University, Geography and Planning Department, Faculty Member. Studies Critical urban theory, Urban Geography, and Urban  Unfinished and unfinishable: London's skylines - LSE Theses ...

Ruined Skylines: Aesthetics, Politics and Londons Towering Cityscape (Routledge Research in Architecture) (English Edition)

Department of Geography, King's College, London, Strand, human occupancy, aesthetic impact and popular representation and use – is Key words: architecture, cinematic city, design, skylines, tall buildings, urban geography. Taipei), a skyline 'impact' index (led by Hong skyscraper, who came from many political.

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