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Visual Culture in the Built Environment: A Global Perspective

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Visual Culture in the Built Environment: A Global Perspective provides an integrated survey of global interior environments and architecture, explaining significant design styles and movements from the mid-19th century to the present day. In addition to learning the characteristics and designers of a particular style or movement, students will learn how and why interior environments and architecture develop, including the impact of cultural and political events. In reflecting the emerging field of Visual Culture studies, this textbook expands upon traditional approaches to studying the history of interior environments and architecture by presenting content within the global interdisciplinary context of the arts, politics, technology, business, and economics.

Synopsis:

To help prepare students for the global interior design profession Visual Culture in the Built Environment offers an integrated survey of global interior environments written to explain significant design styles and movements.

About the Author

Susan M. Winchip is a professor of interior and environmental design in the Department of Family and Consumer Sciences at Illinois State University.

Table of Contents

The Mid-to-Late 1800s
The 1900s
The 1910s
The 1920s
The 1930s
The 1940s
The 1950s
The 1960s
The 1970s
The 1980s
The 1900s to the Present

Product Details

ISBN:
9781563676796
Publisher:
Fairchild Books & Visuals
Subject:
Interior decorating
Author:
Winchip, Susan
Author:
Winchip, Susan M.
Subject:
General-General
Subject:
History
Subject:
Interior Design - General
Subject:
History & Criticism *
Subject:
Furniture
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Publication Date:
20100231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Full colour
Pages:
480
Dimensions:
11.8 x 8.9 x 1.2 in 1 lb

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Arts and Entertainment » Architecture » General
Home and Garden » Interior Design » General

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To help prepare students for the global interior design profession Visual Culture in the Built Environment offers an integrated survey of global interior environments written to explain significant design styles and movements.
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