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xv, 496 p. : ill., maps ; 21 cm.
  • Part 1 Architects and their Approaches to Design Richard Levitt "Language, Sites and Types: A consideration of the work of Alvaro Siza" Karin Jaschke "Architecture as Artifice" Gevork Hartoonian "Frank Gehry: Roofing, wrapping, and wrapping the roof " Part 2 Architecture and the Discourses of Science Richard Difford "Proun: An exercise in the illusion of four dimensional space " Reinhold Martin "Complexities" Paula Young Lee "The Meaning of Molluscs: Leonce Reynaud and the Cuvier-Geoffoy debate of 1830, Paris" Part 3 Issues of Materiality Helmut Lethen "Between the Barrier and the Sieve: Finding the border in the modern movement " Brian Hatton "The Problem of our Walls" Brigitte Desrochers "Ruins Revisited: Modernist conceptions of heritage" Part 4 Narratives of Domesticity Isabel Allen "Creating Space out of Text: Perspectives on domestic regency architecture or three essays on the picturesque" Gulsum Baydar "Tenuous Boundaries: Women, domesticity and nationhood in 1930s Turkey" Bart Verschaffel "The Meanings of Domesticity" Part 5 Problems of Building Leonard Eaton "Frank Lloyd Wright and the Concrete Slab and Column" Jan Molema "Berlage's Beurs - Concept and Method " Philip Goad & Julie Willis "Invention from War: A circumstantial modernism for Australian architecture" Part 6 The Sociology of Architectural Practice Richard Patterson "What Vitruvius Said" Felicity Scott "'Primitive Wisdom' and Modern Architecture" Hannah Le Roux "The Networks of Tropical Architecture" Part 7 Identity and the Appropriation of Place Elisabetta Andreoli "Identity & Memory in the Modern Metropolis: Elements for a discussion, the case of Sao Paulo" Suzanne Ewing "Hearth & Cloth: Dwelling practice and production in Eastern Tibet" Rene Martinez Lemoine "The Classical Model of the Spanish-American Colonial City" Chunian Zhao "From Shikumen to New Style".
  • (source: Nielsen Book Data)9780415374354 20160527
This anthology brings together the best and most interesting papers from the first ten years of "The Journal of Architecture", published together for the first time in a single volume. Covering a wide range of topics of central importance to architecture today, the papers also address the related topics to which architecture and architectural studies are inextricably linked. The invited authors draw on sociology, philosophy, cultural studies and the sciences to round out the collection and highlight the breadth and vitality of modern architectural studies, offering perspectives from different disciplines as well as different corners of the globe.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9780415374354 20160527
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