4 edition of In the Vernacular found in the catalog.
In the Vernacular
Melissa E. Biggs
|Other titles||Yale vernacular.|
|Statement||edited by Melissa E. Biggs.|
|Contributions||Biggs, Melissa E., 1967-|
|LC Classifications||NX504 .I526 1991|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||viii, 196 p. :|
|Number of Pages||196|
|LC Control Number||91052760|
Vernacular Architecture Reading List. This reading list in vernacular architecture is offered as a manageable starting point for anyone who wishes to learn more about the field, to revisit particular topics or approaches, or to think more fully about shared concerns and the scholarship that addresses them.
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What I need to know about Hepatitis A
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The Night the Day Was Stolen
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Crime and punishment in Britain
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The everyday language spoken by a people as distinguished from the literary language. A variety of such everyday language specific to a social. Vernacular Industrialism in China is an astonishingly rich and original microhistory.
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The story of the English Reformation is the story of the politics of the vernacular, and at the same time, it is called vernacular theology.
Fisher's problem is not just that there are no agreed meanings for the Bible in English, but that there is not even an agreed text of the English Bible.
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An outsider, intruding on this place like kudzu vines. Here, Ms. Kingsolver capitalizes on the power of vowels in vernacular speech. This book discusses applying vernacular strategies to modern architectural design to support sustainable building.
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Strongly based on fieldwork and archival research that views buildings as windows into human life and culture, articles are written by historians, preservationists, architects. This book represents thirty years of research into the vernacular furniture traditions of Scotland from the end of the 17th century on into the 20th century.
As in the rest of Britain and Europe, such furniture formed part of the distinctive culture of a place, in a similar way to. Indian vernacular planning involves planning and designing a built environment with the informal, functional design of structures.
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These texts and artifacts (music, images) address questions and practices of devotion, as well as theological issues and problems.