GSD Course Bulletin - Spring 2014

04303: Modernization in the Visual United States Environment, 1890-2035 (HIS 0430300)

Landscape Architecture
Lecture - 4 credits
Tuesday Thursday 10:00 - 11:30   Sever 214

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John Stilgoe

Course Description

Modernization of the United States visual environment as directed by a nobility creating new images and perceptions of such themes as wilderness, flight, privacy, clothing, photography, feminism, status symbolism, and futurist manipulation as illustrated in print-media and other advertising enterprise.Note: This course is offered jointly with the Faculty of Arts and Sciences as VES 160.Prerequisite: GSD 4105 or permission of the instructor.