2012, English, Book, Illustrated edition: The sacred in the city / edited by Liliana Gómez and Walter van Herck.

User activity

Send to:
The sacred in the city / edited by Liliana Gómez and Walter van Herck
 
Bookmark: http://trove.nla.gov.au/version/170309741
Physical Description
  • xii, 265 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Published
  • London ; New York : Continuum, c2012.
Language
  • English

Edition details

Title
  • The sacred in the city /​ edited by Liliana Gómez and Walter van Herck.
Other Authors
  • Gómez, Liliana.
  • Herck, Walter van, 1962-
Published
  • London ; New York : Continuum, c2012.
Physical Description
  • xii, 265 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Subjects
Contents
  • pt. One The sacred and the city: theoretical approaches
  • ch. 1 Sacred horror vacui: a philosophical reflection /​ Walter Van Herck
  • ch. 2 The urbanization of society: towards a cultural analysis of the sacred in the modern metropolis /​ Liliana Gomez
  • ch. 3 The lingering smell of incense: exploring post-secular public space /​ Pieter Dronkers
  • pt. Two Religion, built environments and urban societies
  • ch. 4 Religion in the built environment: aesth/​ethics, ritual and memory in lived urban space /​ Sigurd Bergmann
  • ch. 5 Kinhin in a megacity - implicit meanings of the `walking-in-the-park'-movement in Sao Paulo /​ Frank Usarski
  • ch. 6 Life stance and religious identity in an urbanized world: the meaning of life as modern predicament /​ Lisa Dikomitis
  • pt. Three sacred symbols, sacred spaces
  • ch. 7 Sacred symbols of the city: Babel, Barbara and their Towers /​ Anne-Marie Korte
  • ch. 8 Communicating the elemental cosmos: The Hereford Mappa Mundi, sacred space and the city /​ Renee Kohler-Ryan
  • ch. 9 Relocating and negotiating the sacred: The reception of a chapel in a shopping mall /​ Anne Birgitta Pessi
  • pt. Four Politics of the sacred in contemporary urban spaces
  • ch. 10 Kinshasa and its (un) certainties: The polis and the sacred /​ Filip De Boeck
  • ch. 11 The politics of a sacred place: revisiting an Israeli development town /​ Haim Yacobi
  • ch. 12 The sacred in the city: Havana. Alejo Carpentier or `fieldwork' in the urban /​ Liliana Gomez
  • ch. 13 Remaking sacred spaces after Socialism in Ukraine /​ Catherine Wanner.
Notes
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
Language
  • English
ISBN
  • 9781441172952 (hardcover)
  • 1441172955 (hardcover)
  • 9781441188106 (PDF ebook)
  • 144118810X (PDF ebook)
Dewey Number
  • 201/​.7
Standard Number
  • 40020760352
Libraries Australia ID
Contributed by
Libraries Australia

Get this edition

Freely available

  • Set up My libraries

    How do I set up "My libraries"?

    In order to set up a list of libraries that you have access to, you must first login or sign up. Then set up a personal list of libraries from your profile page by clicking on your user name at the top right of any screen.

  • All (5)
  • NSW (3)
  • VIC (1)
  • WA (1)
None of your libraries hold this item.

These 5 locations in All:

Library Access Call number(s) Formats held Language
Jesuit Theological College. Dalton McCaughey Library. Open to the public (AuPaJTL)144821; SI55 G569 Book; Illustrated English
Murdoch University. Murdoch University Library. Open to the public .b23245955; held Book; Illustrated English
The University of Sydney. University of Sydney Library. Open to the public .b43215786; held Book; Illustrated English
University of Notre Dame Australia. St Benedict's Library . May not be open to the public 663347; 201.7 SAC 2012 Book; Illustrated English
University of Western Sydney. Penrith Campus, Ward Library. Open to the public 201.7 30 Book; Illustrated English
Show 0 more libraries...
None of your libraries hold this item.

These 3 locations in New South Wales:

Library Access Call number(s) Formats held Language
The University of Sydney. University of Sydney Library. Open to the public .b43215786; held Book; Illustrated English
University of Notre Dame Australia. St Benedict's Library . May not be open to the public 663347; 201.7 SAC 2012 Book; Illustrated English
University of Western Sydney. Penrith Campus, Ward Library. Open to the public 201.7 30 Book; Illustrated English
Show 0 more libraries...
None of your libraries hold this item.
None of your libraries hold this item.
None of your libraries hold this item.
None of your libraries hold this item.

This single location in Victoria:

Library Access Call number(s) Formats held Language
Jesuit Theological College. Dalton McCaughey Library. Open to the public (AuPaJTL)144821; SI55 G569 Book; Illustrated English
Show 0 more libraries...
None of your libraries hold this item.

Found at these bookshops

Searching - please wait...

You also may like to try some of these bookshops, which may or may not sell this item.

User activity


e.g. test cricket, Perth (WA), "Parkes, Henry"

Separate different tags with a comma. To include a comma in your tag, surround the tag with double quotes.

Be the first to add a tag for this edition

Be the first to add this to a list

Comments and reviews

What are comments? Add a comment

No user comments or reviews for this version

Add a comment