The Spaces of the Hospital
Spatiality and Urban Change in London, 1680-1820
|Publication Date:||Aug 2013|
| Book Format:||Paperback|
|List Price:||USD $52.95|
| Book Description: |
The Spaces of the Hospital examines how hospitals operated as a complex category of social, urban and architectural space in London from 1680 to 1820. This period witnessed the transformation of the city into a modern metropolis. The hospital was very much part of this process and its spaces, both interior and exterior, help us to understand these changes in terms of spatiality and spatial practices.
Exploring the hospital through a series of thematic case studies, Dana...