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Learning from Macao: An Introduction

Jeremy Tambling and Louis Lo

in Walking Macao, Reading the Baroque

Published by Hong Kong University Press

Published in print April 2009 | ISBN: 9789622099371
Published online September 2011 | e-ISBN: 9789882207660 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5790/hongkong/9789622099371.003.0001
Learning from Macao: An Introduction

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This chapter discusses the city of Macao and the different heritage sites that can be found there. Several colored photographs are provided to give the idea of the beautiful structures that can be found in Macao. It defines two terms, postmodernism and Baroque, and explains that the photographs found in this book show the different spaces in Macao.

Keywords: Macao; heritage sites; photographs; postmodernism; Baroque; spaces

Chapter.  4467 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Asian History

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