"Remove Not the Ancient Landmark": Public Monuments and Moral Values : Discourses and Comments in Tribute to Rudolf Wittkower

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Donald M. Reynolds
Psychology Press, 1996 - 237 Seiten
This book explores the ways that public monuments symbolize and convey moral values. It analyzes the roles that monuments have always played and the influence they continue to exert on societies around the world. The book also explores the origins and nature of humanity in light of the monuments.
 

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Introduction
3
The Word
27
w The Evolution of Humanness
33
The Psychology of Public Monuments
47
Public Monuments
53
The Value of Public Monuments
59
A Bill of Rights for Works of
65
Time and Conservation
77
Statues of the Tsars and the Redefinition of Russias Past
111
Monument to Russian Martyrs Under Stalinism
139
Eternal Celebrations in American Memorials
161
Evergreen Cemetery and Its Memorials
191
Raphell Paradigm of Celebration
199
The Lone Sailor and the Homecoming
207
Cathedral
217
Index
231

Oleg Grabar
79

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