Item description for Johannesburg Transition: Architecture & Society 1950-2000 by Clive M. Chipkin, Robyn Mitchell, Ron Dias, Tod Edmondson, John Morrow, Pat McEown, Glenn Barr & Kevin Nowlan...
EncompassingSouth Africa'syears of apartheid and well into its aftermath, this studyexamines the history and culture of the city of Johannesburg through its architecture and planning. Analyzing varioustypes of buildings---from shopping malls and banks to homes and universities---this work reveals how years of apartheid have shaped the context of housing, community life, settlement, and the servicing of cities.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 1.75" Width: 9" Height: 11.75" Weight: 4.86 lbs.
Release Date Jun 30, 2009
Publisher STE Publishers
ISBN 1919855882 ISBN13 9781919855882
Availability 0 units.
More About Clive M. Chipkin, Robyn Mitchell, Ron Dias, Tod Edmondson, John Morrow, Pat McEown, Glenn Barr & Kevin Nowlan
Clive M. Chipkin is an architect, a lecturer at Wits University, and the author of "Johannesburg Style: Architecture & Society 1880s-1960."