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Home Current Catalogs Blog. Ogburn; Mechanization Takes Command: Account Options Sign in. Giedion returned to Harvard as a visiting professor fromlobbying with another part-time Harvard lecturer, Eduard Sekler, for a return architectural history courses to Harvard’s architectural program, which Gropius had eliminated.

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Mechanization takes command, a contribution to anonymous history Sigfried Giedion Snippet view – A Foray into the Mechahization of Animals and Humans with A Theory of Meaning The influential work of speculative biology—and a key document in posthumanist studies—now available in a new, accurate English translation.

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It offers fascinating insights into the intersection between mechanization and the imagination, as manifested in literature and the visual arts. Giedion was born to Johann and Bertha Jacobs Giedion.

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