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12 edition of Building an American identity found in the catalog.

Building an American identity

pattern book homes and communities, 1870-1900

by Linda E. Smeins

  • 92 Want to read
  • 40 Currently reading

Published by AltaMira Press in Walnut Creek, CA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Suburban homes -- United States,
    • Eclecticism in architecture -- United States,
    • Nationalism and architecture -- United States,
    • Architecture -- United States -- 19th century,
    • Architecture, Domestic -- United States -- Designs and plans

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 310-325) and index.

      StatementLinda E. Smeins.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNA7571 .S54 1999
      The Physical Object
      Pagination335 p. :
      Number of Pages335
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL378080M
      ISBN 100761989625, 0761989633
      LC Control Number98040127

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Building an American identity by Linda E. Smeins Download PDF EPUB FB2

Building an American Identity is an excellent resource for architectural historians, historic preservations, educators and anyone interested in the social history behind the building of America's Victorian homes.

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I think the characters are African American and live in an apartment building. The second book is a book for adults and I’m guess it was written in the s/40s/50s. There’s a second empire mansion on the cover (like the Smith house in Meet Me In St Louis) but in the foreground is a tree with the classical theatrical masks pinned to the.

The reign of Britain's Queen Victoria from until gave name to one of the most prosperous times in American history. Mass-production and factory-made building parts carried over a system of rail lines enabled the building of large, elaborate, affordable houses throughout North America.

etc. Social identity is shaped by the internalization of these elements by the members of the implied unit, and at the second stage, the preponderant character of the social identity is determined by emphasizing and singling out the priority of one of them (Ibid).

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10Recently, state-building and nation-building have sometimes been used interchangeably. However, state-building generally refers to the construction of state institutions for a functioning state, while nation-building the construction of a national identity, also for a functioning state.

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