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ARCH 431 01 (21206)  
Religion and Modern Architecture
Karla Britton
TTh 9.00-10.15
1 HTBA
Spring 2017 
 
Skills WR
Areas Hu

The historical evolution of sacred building in the twentieth and twenty-first centuries. Relations between a building, its cultural environment, and its cult. The influence of religion in contemporary civic life as manifest in the design and construction of prominent religious buildings. Examination of mosques, synagogues, temples, and churches. Perspectives from philosophy, comparative religion, liturgical studies, and architectural theory and practice.