Video Modules

The Forgotten Women in Architecture and Construction Work

The Forgotten Women in Architecture and Construction Work

By John Thomas, JD, LLM, MPHNearly everyone knows about Rosie the Riveter, the women who built ships during WWII.[1] These days, many people know about Laura the Luthier, the women who built American guitars during WWII.[2] But, what of Abigail the Architect and Constance the Construction Worker? A...

Globalizing the Video Architectural History Timeline Project

Globalizing the Video Architectural History Timeline Project

By: Joseph BedfordThe challenge of teaching global history in the architectural history survey course:The project of Global History in architectural education demands a broader range of global expertise from the teacher of the typical survey course in American Universities than ever before, especia...

Vínculos arquitectónicos entre el Mundo Islámico y América Latina

Vínculos arquitectónicos entre el Mundo Islámico y América ...

Fernando Martínez NespralPrimera clase: Introducción, componente árabe de la cultura iberoamericana.Resumen:Los imaginarios sobre América Latina la ubican a una considerable distancia del Mundo islámico. Lenguajes, religiones y paradigmas culturales nos permiten asociar a América Latina con Occiden...

Port Cities Between Global Networks and Local Transformations

Port Cities Between Global Networks and Local Transformatio...

Lecture 1: Port Cities(developed by Carola Hein and Tino Mager)The first lecture provides an introduction into the topic by highlighting the role of navigable water for port and city development. It deals with fundamental aspects of port city architecture and its urban planning peculiarities. Moreo...