Building the State: Architecture, Politics, and State Formation in Postwar Central Europe
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Building the State: Architecture, Politics, and State Formation in Postwar Central Europe

"Molnar shows that whether material construction operates as a "cultural representation", a "cultural medium", or a set of strategies for change is not something that can be answered a priori. By focusing on the same general professional arena over a long period of time and across space, she shows how the "same" arena is transformed as it changes its relation to local and global power structures and histories–– how the material etchi...