Imagining New York City : literature, urbanism, and the visual arts, 1890 - 1940 / Christoph Lindner

"Using examples from architecture, film, literature, and the visual arts, this wide-ranging book examines the place and significance of New York...
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Lindner, Christoph - 1971- [VerfasserIn]

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XII, 228 S ; Ill. ; 24 cm




New York, NY [u.a.]: Oxford Univ. Press ; 2015


IntroductionArchive City -- Changing New York -- Modern City, Urban Imaginary -- Skylines and Sidewalks -- After City -- Part 1. Skylines -- New York Vertical -- The City from Above -- Requiem for the Twin Towers -- Building the Skyline : A Brief Architectural History -- Text and the City -- New York Dreamscapes -- Fantasy Island -- After-Images of New York -- Revisioning the Skyscraper -- Cinema and the Vertical City -- The City from Greenwich Village -- Metrotopia -- The Empty City -- New York Undead -- Part 2. Sidewalks -- New York Horizontal -- Sidewalks and Public Space -- A Short History of the Grid -- Street-Walking -- Broadway Promenade -- Manhattan Flanêuse -- Blasé Metropolitan Attitude -- City of Slums -- Sidewalks and Fear -- Tales of the Tenement -- New York Underground -- Elevated City -- High Line, Lowline -- Subway City -- Underground Fantasies -- Slow Street -- Afterword.

Basic Classifikation:

15.87 USA Geschichte

74.12 Stadtgeographie Siedlungsgeographie


HR 1703 / Geographische Topoi [Anglistik. Amerikanistik, Amerikanische Literatur, Allgemeines und sämtliche Epochen, Literaturgeschichte, Stoff- und Motivgeschichte, Einzelne Stoffe und Motive, Geographische Topoi]

ZH 9400 / Städtebau und Stadtplanung einzelner Orte [Technik, Architektur, Raumplanung,Städtebau, Stadtplanung, Städtebau, Stadtplanung, Kommunale Planung und Innenentwicklung, Städtebau und Stadtplanung einzelner Orte]

HU 1691 / Einzelne Stoffe und Motive [Anglistik. Amerikanistik, Amerikanische Literatur, 20. Jahrhundert, Literaturgeschichte, Stoff- und Motivgeschichte, Einzelne Stoffe und Motive]


New York, NY / Literatur / Städtebau / Künste

Further Keywords:

City and town life, History, New York (State), New York

Space (Architecture), Social aspects, History, New York (State), New York

Public spaces, Social aspects, History, New York (State), New York

Buildings, Social aspects, History, New York (State), New York

Sidewalks, Social aspects, History, New York (State), New York

Social change, History, New York (State), New York

New York (N.Y.), Social conditions

New York (N.Y.), In motion pictures

New York (N.Y.), In literature

New York (N.Y.), In art

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Includes bibliographical references and index







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