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Title 'For My Descendants and Myself, a Nice and Pleasant Abode' - Agency, Micro-History and Built Environment : Buildings in Society International BISI III, Stockholm 2017 / edited by Göran Tagesson, Per Cornell, Mark Gardiner, Liz Thomas, Katherine Weikert.
Published Oxford : Archaeopress, [2020]
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Description 1 online resource (189 p.)
Contents Preface1. Reidun Marie Aasheim, Finn-Einar Eliassen and Marianne Johansson -- The house that turned around and the street that wasn't: A cross-disciplinary study of the metamorphosis of the centre of a small town, c. 1680-1760.2. Gunnar Almevik and Jonathan Westin -- Entering Hemse. Enacting the assemblage of a twelfth-century Gotlandic stave-church.3. Anna Bergman -- Boundaries between private and public space in medieval and early modern Stockholm, c.1350-1700.4. Linn Willetts Borgen -- Constructing Sacredness: The Stave Technique as Architectural Memory in Early Modern Norway.5. Jeroen Bouwmeester -- Building in Stone: a brief introduction to the development of the use of stone as a building material in the Netherlands between 1000 and 1400 AD.6. Per Cornell and Adriana Velázquez Morlet -- Time, Built Space and the Question of the Household in the Case of Ecab, Quintana Roo, Mexico: Maya Settlement Organization in the Late Postclassic period.7. Gunilla Gardelin -- Reuse in wooden architecture.8. Antoinette Huijbers -- Re-assembling domestic environments: A relational-habitus approach in studying the individuality, commonalities, continuity and change of medieval buildings.9. Sarah Kerr -- Ambition and Architecture: a study of medieval lodging ranges.10. Linda Qviström -- Windows and light in medieval buildings on Gotland.11. Miriam Steinborn -- The hidden world behind simple structures.12. Göran Tagesson -- Poor Widow Catharina Bergstedt, What Now? On Houses, Gender and Agency in Early Modern Swedish Towns.13. Liz Thomas -- St Joseph's Church - the peoples' heartland.Biography of the authors
Summary This volume examines how people have been making, using and transforming buildings and built environments, and how buildings have been perceived, from the Byzantine period to modern times. It also considers a diversity of built constructions - including dwellings and public buildings, sheds and manor houses, and secular and sacral structures
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Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on March 13, 2021)
Subject Architecture and society -- History
Buildings -- History -- Congresses
Dwellings -- History -- Congresses
ARCHITECTURE -- History -- General.
History of architecture.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Anthropology -- Cultural & Social.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Archaeology.
Social & cultural anthropology, ethnography.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Cornell, Per, editor.
Gardiner, Mark, editor.
Tagesson, Göran, editor.
Thomas, Liz, editor.
Weikert, Katherine, editor.
ISBN 1789695821
Other Titles Agency, Micro-History and Built Environment