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White Elephants on Campus

the decline of the university chapel in America, 1920-1960

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Published by University of Notre Dame Press in Notre Dame, IN .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Paginationxii, 167 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25443202M
ISBN 100268029873
ISBN 109780268029876

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" White Elephants on Campus is a provocative and engaging look at the university campus chapel in the twentieth century. The author skillfully combines social, educational, religious, and architectural history to illuminate a phenomenon neglected both by scholars and its intended users." ―Peter W.

Williams, emeritus, Miami UniversityCited by: 3. In White Elephants on Campus, architectural historian Margaret M. Grubiak examines the changing role of religion within certain elite American universities and colleges and concludes that because these institutions’ core missions and identities are no longer religious, their magnificent chapels and other religiously informed structures have be­come white elephants.

n her book, White Elephants on Campus: The Decline of the University Chapel in America,published by the University of Notre Dame Press White Elephants on Campus bookarchitectural historian Margaret M.

Grubiak argues that the chapels and other religious-like buildings on campus in the early twenty century rep. In White Elephants on Campus: The Decline of the University Chapel in America,Margaret M.

Grubiak persuasively argues, through a careful selection of case studies, that the evolution of the architecture of new churches and chapels built on campuses reveals the shifting and declining role of religion within the mission of the modern American university.

Recommended Citation Do, T. White Elephants on Campus: The Decline of the University Chapel in America, (Book Review). Journal of Catholic Education, 19 (1).Author: Thu T Do.

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Kemeny. Asian kings began gifting white elephants to people who annoyed them—the gift of a white elephant required the recipient to spend much time and money caring for the animal, and sometimes bankrupted the individual.

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The decline of the university chapel in America, Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. In ancient Thailand white elephants were given as a sardonic gift, because while they were certainly grand they had little use and required a great deal of care.

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Hills Like White Elephants> > Hills Like White Elephants by Ernest Hemingway is a short story about> an American and a girl named Jig. The story is set in Spain, somewhere> between Barcelona and Madrid.

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