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Sacred spaces in urban environments

Greed, Clara


Clara Greed


Sian Hawthorne


This chapter investigates how religion has shaped architecture and urban form, with particular reference to the place of women in the city, and the division between sacred and profane, and looks at the situation in pre-Christian, Christian, secular and post-secular cities


Greed, C. (2017). Sacred spaces in urban environments. In S. Hawthorne (Ed.), Gender: God, 335-350. Macmillan Cengage

Publication Date Jan 1, 2017
Peer Reviewed Peer Reviewed
Volume 1
Pages 335-350
Book Title Gender: God
ISBN 9780028663258
Keywords religion, gender, urban design, cities, sacred, secular, churches, Catholic, Protestant, Pentecostal, secular
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