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Towards a church architecture

Towards a church architecture

Schwarz, Rudolf, 1897-1961; Maguire, Robert; Senn, Rainer, 1932-2016; Murray, Keith, 1929-2005; Hammond, Peter, 1921-1999; National Library of Scotland

Book. English.
Published London: Architectural Press, 1962

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Details

Statement of responsibility: edited by Peter Hammond
Physical Description: 262 pages : illustrations, plans ; 22 cm.
Subject: Churches : twentieth century architecture
Custodial: Donated by National Library of Scotland following Mackintosh Library fire of 23 May 2014. Stamp to title page
Binding: Green cloth binding with silver sans serif lettering to spine

Contents

  1. A radical approach to church architecture.
  2. Modern architectural theory and the liturgy.
  3. Meaning and understanding.
  4. Material fabric and symbolic pattern.
  5. A liturgical brief.
  6. Church architecture and the liturgy.
  7. The theological basis of church architecture.
  8. Liturgy and society.
  9. The church and the community.
  10. Architectural seriousness