Henry Leveke Kamphoefner, the Modernist, Dean of the North Carolina state University School of Design, 1948-1972

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dc.contributor.advisor Dr. George B. Vaughan, Committee Chair en_US
dc.contributor.author Brook, David Louis Sterrett en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2010-04-02T19:12:14Z
dc.date.available 2010-04-02T19:12:14Z
dc.date.issued 2006-07-27 en_US
dc.identifier.other etd-07252005-164332 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://www.lib.ncsu.edu/resolver/1840.16/5355
dc.description.abstract The greatest achievement of Henry Leveke Kamphoefner (1907-1990) was his service as dean at the School of Design (SOD) of the North Carolina State University (NCSU). Therefore, the purpose of the research was to develop a history of Dean Kamphoefner's educational career during the nearly twenty-five years that he administered the SOD from 1948 through 1972, and in which he elevated the school from obscurity to prominence. The study also contains background information about Henry Kamphoefner the man and key developments in architecture and design education that occurred before he came to North Carolina. In addition, a brief accounting is made of his life after 1972. Dean Kamphoefner was a modernist and he passionately dedicated himself to advancing the principles of modern design. The dissertation records the major events and trends of the Kamphoefner administration, his design and educational philosophies, and an account of the goals, plans, strategies, and outcomes that he respectively employed and achieved in the service of design education in North Carolina. en_US
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dc.subject organic architecture and design education in N.C en_US
dc.subject R. Buckminster Fuller in North Carolina en_US
dc.subject social impact of architecture in 20th century N.C. en_US
dc.subject 20th century teachers of design in N. C. en_US
dc.subject student experiences in design school education en_US
dc.subject women and minorities in design education en_US
dc.subject trends in 20th century design education en_US
dc.subject Lewis Mumford in North Carolina en_US
dc.subject Frank Lloyd Wright in North Carolina en_US
dc.subject Bauhaus influence in N. C. design education en_US
dc.title Henry Leveke Kamphoefner, the Modernist, Dean of the North Carolina state University School of Design, 1948-1972 en_US
dc.degree.name EdD en_US
dc.degree.level dissertation en_US
dc.degree.discipline Adult and Community College Education en_US

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