MODERNITY about Kongjian Yu

Please look carefully at the requirements and examples!!!! It all started around the theme: MODERNITY about Kongjian Yu.  You only need to write one main project to discussed is Yanweizhou Park in Jinhua City and one supporting project to discussed is Chengtoushan Archaeological Park.

Requirements: To build your bibliography please consult, at the very least, the library catalog, World-Cat, and the Avery Index to Architectural Periodicals, and any other index that may seem relevant. Each bibliographic reference should be accompanied by a brief passage explaining its relevance to your topic.

Your outline should include: (i) a general introduction to the site (location, history, physical characteristics of the ground, its context and ways in which it has influenced the design); (v) two or three questions for open discussion.

Annotated Bibliography:

Chicago style formatting for a bibliography

Alphabetical by author’s last name

Add description of how the text is relevant to modernity

here are some reading help you learn what is modernity.

Raymond Williams, “Modern,”  downloadin Keywords: A Vocabulary of Culture and Society (New York: Oxford University Press, 1983 [1976]), 208-209

Jurgen Habermas, “Modernity – An Incomplete Project,”  downloadin THe Anti-Aesthetic, Essays on Postmodern Culture, ed. Hal Foster (New York, NY: The New Press, 1998) 1-15. Focus on pages: 2-3 & 8-10.


Marshall Berman, “Preface” & “Introduction,”  downloadin All that is Solid Melts into Air (New York, N.Y., U.S.A. : Viking Penguin, 1988) 15-36. Focus on Pages 13-16.


you also can use ContentServiozer to relate to Yu’s work

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