Aims of the discipline: to make students familiar with the necessary minimum of theoretical knowledge of temple studies and the functionalistics of the Western European architectural monuments’ architectonics; to work out practical skills of distinguishing between architectural styles and eclectic pastiche.
Goals of the discipline: to study foreign and domestic history of architecture; to acquire applicative experience of general and particular scholarly methods in temple studies, urban studies, and spatialization theory; to conduct complex analysis of any Western European architectural monument through religious studies.
Keywords: philosophy of architecture, Romanesque art, gothic style
About the author
Ivan P. Davidov – PhD (Philosophy), Assistant Professor at the Department of Philosophy of
Religion and Religious Studies, Lomonosov Moscow State University;