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The Resource Fleeting cities : imperial expositions in fin-de-siècle Europe, Alexander C.T. Geppert

Fleeting cities : imperial expositions in fin-de-siècle Europe, Alexander C.T. Geppert

Label
Fleeting cities : imperial expositions in fin-de-siècle Europe
Title
Fleeting cities
Title remainder
imperial expositions in fin-de-siècle Europe
Statement of responsibility
Alexander C.T. Geppert
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Imperial expositions held in fin-de-siècle London, Paris and Berlin were knots in a world wide web. Conceptualizing expositions as meta-media, Fleeting Cities constitutes a transnational and transdisciplinary investigation into how modernity was created and displayed, consumed and disputed in the European metropolis around 100"--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
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http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1970-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Geppert, Alexander C. T.
Dewey number
907.44
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
theses
Series statement
Published EUI PhD theses
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Berliner Gewerbe-Ausstellung
  • Exposition universelle internationale de 1900
  • Franco-British Exhibition
  • British Empire Exhibition
  • Exposition coloniale internationale de Paris
  • Exhibitions
  • Exhibitions
  • Civilization, Modern
  • Cities and towns
  • Exhibitions
  • Exhibitions
  • Exhibitions
  • Exhibitions
  • Europe
Label
Fleeting cities : imperial expositions in fin-de-siècle Europe, Alexander C.T. Geppert
Link
https://opac.eui.eu/client/en_GB/default/search/detailnonmodal/ent:$002f$002fSD_ILS$002f0$002fSD_ILS:215416/one
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally presented as the author's thesis (doctoral)--European University Institute (HEC 2004)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • Acknowledgments -- Introduction:
  • How to Read an Exposition -- Berlin 186: Wilhelm II, Georg Simmel, and the Berliner Gewerbeausstellung -- Paris 100: The Exposition universelle as a Century's Protean Synthesis -- London 108: Imre Kiralfy and the Franco-British Exhibition -- Wembley 124: The British Empire Exhibition as a Suburban Metropolis -- Vincennes 131: The Exposition coloniale as a Transitory Center of Imperial Civilization -- Conclusion: Exhibition Fatigue, or the Rise and Fall of a Mass Medium -- Coda: Pictures at an Exhibition -- Appendix -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
FIEB16730689
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvii, 398 pages
Isbn
9780230221642
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)308174810
Label
Fleeting cities : imperial expositions in fin-de-siècle Europe, Alexander C.T. Geppert
Link
https://opac.eui.eu/client/en_GB/default/search/detailnonmodal/ent:$002f$002fSD_ILS$002f0$002fSD_ILS:215416/one
Publication
Note
Originally presented as the author's thesis (doctoral)--European University Institute (HEC 2004)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • Acknowledgments -- Introduction:
  • How to Read an Exposition -- Berlin 186: Wilhelm II, Georg Simmel, and the Berliner Gewerbeausstellung -- Paris 100: The Exposition universelle as a Century's Protean Synthesis -- London 108: Imre Kiralfy and the Franco-British Exhibition -- Wembley 124: The British Empire Exhibition as a Suburban Metropolis -- Vincennes 131: The Exposition coloniale as a Transitory Center of Imperial Civilization -- Conclusion: Exhibition Fatigue, or the Rise and Fall of a Mass Medium -- Coda: Pictures at an Exhibition -- Appendix -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
FIEB16730689
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvii, 398 pages
Isbn
9780230221642
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)308174810

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