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The Sociology of ArchitectureConstructing Identities$
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Paul Jones

Print publication date: 2011

Print ISBN-13: 9781846310768

Published to Liverpool Scholarship Online: June 2013

DOI: 10.5949/UPO9781846315930

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Conclusion: Sociology, Architecture and the Politics of Building

Conclusion: Sociology, Architecture and the Politics of Building

(p.166) 8 Conclusion: Sociology, Architecture and the Politics of Building
The Sociology of Architecture
Liverpool University Press

This concluding chapter summarizes the ways in which architecture has been mobilized in the context of state and political projects. It then discusses how architectural designs are utilized to materialize national identities. The chapter also examines the symbolic element of architectural form and the broader social production of architecture.

Keywords:   architecture, state, political projects, architectural designs, national identities

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