Political History of Modern Architecture: From Revolution through Neoliberalism

POLSCI 263

Given the needs for labor, materials, and legal permissions, architects in the modern period by definition intersect with interests of power. This course explores the role of political institutions and ideologies in the history of modern architecture. While the course focuese on European and North American examples, we will also include key case studies of non-Euroamerican architecture and politics. The course provides a foundational knowledge of the history of modern architecture as well as how political institutions and ideologies have influenced that development. Instructor: Jaskot.

Crosslisting Numbers: 

ARTHIST 284
HISTORY 263
PUBPOL 287

Curriculum Codes: 

ALP, CCI, CZ