Atomic Dwelling: Anxiety, Domesticity, and Postwar by Robin Schuldenfrei PDF

By Robin Schuldenfrei

ISBN-10: 0415676088

ISBN-13: 9780415676083

ISBN-10: 0415676096

ISBN-13: 9780415676090

In the years of reconstruction and financial growth that the second one global warfare, the household sphere encountered new expectancies relating to social behaviour, modes of residing, and varieties of residing. This publication brings jointly a world workforce of students from structure, layout, city making plans, and inside layout to reappraise mid-twentieth century glossy lifestyles, supplying a well timed reassessment of tradition and the industrial and political results on civilian life.

This assortment includes essays that study the cloth of paintings, items, and areas within the context of practices of living over the lengthy span of the postwar interval. It asks what position fabric items, inside areas, and structure performed in quelling or fanning the anxieties of modernism’s traditional denizens, and the way this position informs their legacy today.

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