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The Industrial City - Summer Session

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Nicole Foster

on 11 November 2014

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Transcript of The Industrial City - Summer Session

...the great cities of the earth...have become...loathsome centres of fornication and covetousness - the smoke of their sin going up into the face of heaven like the furnace of Sodom; and the pollution of it rotting and raging the bones and the souls of the peasant people round them, as if they were each a volcano whose ashes broke out in blains upon man and upon beast. John Ruskin Letters to the Clergy on the Lord's Prayer and the Church (1880)
Water / Coal
Urban Migration
Major income equality
Urban Problems & Benefits
City represented freedom from social mores
New Public Amenities
New kinds of people?
Rise of Social Sciences
Do Nothing
Social Reform
Individual Reform
Government Reform - Urban Planning

Philosophy & Politics
Reform Measures
Central Park (1857)
parks and playgrounds – would exert a “harmonizing and refining influence…favorable to courtesy, self-control and temperance”
What created the 19th century Industrial City?
Effects of Industrial City
How to Solve Urban Problems
Frederick Law Olmsted
Jane Addams
Hull House (1889)
Residence, Research, Reform
Jacob Riis & Lewis Hine
How the Other Half Lives (1890)
photo journalism & urban statistics
Shift in Attitudes Towards Urban Life
Ruttman: "Berlin, Symphony of a Great City" (1927)
Capitalism v. Communism
Psychoanalysis - Freud
Positivism / Social Sciences
Impact on Fine Art, Literature, Architecture
late 19th century - early 20th century
Fine Art - Impressionism
Manet's A Bar at the Folies-Bergère (1881)
Ashcan School - USA
Literature - Birth of the Novel
Brontë sisters, Thoreau, Tolstoy, Dostoevsky, Charles Dickens, Oscar Wilde, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Bram Stoker
Architecture - Historical Revivals & New Technology
Romanticism -> Realism
Charles Loring Brace's The Dangerous Classes in New York and Twenty Years' Work Among Them (1872)
The Crystal Palace (1850-1851), London
The Eiffel Tower (1887-1889), Paris
Home Insurance Bldg (1884), Chicago
Trinity Church (1872-1877), Boston
Paris Opera (1861-1875)
Haussmann's Paris (1853-1870)
Robert Park: "The city is, finally, the natural habitat of civilized man".
Manet, A Bar at the Folies-Bergere (1881)
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