The Resource A women's Berlin : building the modern city, Despina Stratigakos

A women's Berlin : building the modern city, Despina Stratigakos

Label
A women's Berlin : building the modern city
Title
A women's Berlin
Title remainder
building the modern city
Statement of responsibility
Despina Stratigakos
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Architectural History/Women's Studies"Despina Stratigakos takes us on a fascinating journey into a largely forgotten city at the heart of early twentieth-century metropolitan Berlin. Both imaginary and physical, A Women's Berlin is a space of agency in which women architects, designers, and patrons shaped not only a network of new institutions in the city but also a modern female subjectivity and urban identity for themselves as public citizens."--Eve Blau, Harvard UniversityAround the beginning of the twentieth century, women began to claim Berlin as their own, expressing a vision of the Germ
Cataloging source
MEAUC
Dewey number
720.82/0943155
Index
index present
LC call number
NA2543.W65
LC item number
S77 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
A women's Berlin : building the modern city, Despina Stratigakos
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: a forgotten metropolis -- Remapping Berlin: a modern woman's guidebook to the city -- From Piccadilly to Potsdamer Strasse: the politics of clubhouse architecture -- Home of our own: single women and the new domestic architecture -- Exhibiting the new woman: the phenomenal success of Die Frau in Haus und Beruf -- Architecture of social work: workers' clubs, social welfare institutions, and the debate over female housing inspectors -- Epilogue: What a woman must know about Berlin, twenty years later
Control code
ocn503444808
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 239 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780816666447
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b24545740
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)503444808
  • pebcs0816653224

Library Locations

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