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Andrew Michael Shanken

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194X
architecture, planning, and consumer culture on the American home front
Andrew M. Shanken.

Published 2009 by University of Minnesota Press in Minneapolis .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Introduction: planning the postwar architect
The culture of planning: the rhetoric and imagery of home front anticipation
Old cities, new frontiers: mature economy theory and the language of renewal
Advertising nothing, anticipating nowhere: architects and consumer culture
The end of planning: the building boom and the invention of normalcy
Afterword
Appendix: wartime advertising campaigns.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. ) and index.

Series
Architecture, landscape, and American culture series
Other Titles
Architecture, planning, and consumer culture on the American home front

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
307.1/216097309045
Library of Congress
NA2543.S6 S53 2009

The Physical Object

Pagination
p. cm.

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL22657896M
ISBN 13
9780816653652, 9780816653669
LC Control Number
2008043154
Library Thing
8368058
Goodreads
6125413

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