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The Resource The noisy Renaissance : sound, architecture, and Florentine urban life, Niall Atkinson

The noisy Renaissance : sound, architecture, and Florentine urban life, Niall Atkinson

Label
The noisy Renaissance : sound, architecture, and Florentine urban life
Title
The noisy Renaissance
Title remainder
sound, architecture, and Florentine urban life
Statement of responsibility
Niall Atkinson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Analyzes how the premodern city, through the example of Renaissance Florence, can be understood as an acoustic phenomenon. Explores how city sounds, such as the ringing of church bells, can be foundational elements in the creation and maintenance of urban communities and the spaces they inhabit"--
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Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1967-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Atkinson, Niall
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Architecture, Renaissance
  • Renaissance
  • City sounds
  • Bells
  • Architectural acoustics
Label
The noisy Renaissance : sound, architecture, and Florentine urban life, Niall Atkinson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 245-254) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : journey into the noisy Renaissance -- The acoustic art of city-building -- Florentine soundscapes -- Sound, space, and meaning in Renaissance Florence -- Suoni, voci, rumori : listening to the city -- Sonic discord, urban disorder -- Epilogue : ephemerality, durability, and architectural history
Control code
ocn936205234
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
xv, 260 pages
Isbn
9780271071190
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)936205234
Label
The noisy Renaissance : sound, architecture, and Florentine urban life, Niall Atkinson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 245-254) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : journey into the noisy Renaissance -- The acoustic art of city-building -- Florentine soundscapes -- Sound, space, and meaning in Renaissance Florence -- Suoni, voci, rumori : listening to the city -- Sonic discord, urban disorder -- Epilogue : ephemerality, durability, and architectural history
Control code
ocn936205234
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
xv, 260 pages
Isbn
9780271071190
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)936205234

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