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  • The Architecture of Edwin Maxwell Fry and Jane Drew
    609 kr

    The Architecture of Edwin Maxwell Fry and Jane Drew
    av Iain Jackson

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138247475
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    Maxwell Fry and Jane Drew were pioneers of Modern Architecture in Britain and its former colonies from the late 1920s through to the early 1970s. As a barometer of twentieth century architecture, their work traces the major cultural developments of…

  • The Architecture of Edwin Maxwell Fry and Jane Drew
    1.294 kr

    The Architecture of Edwin Maxwell Fry and Jane Drew
    av Iain Jackson

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781409451983
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    Maxwell Fry and Jane Drew were pioneers of Modern Architecture in Britain and its former colonies from the late 1920s through to the early 1970s. As a barometer of twentieth century architecture, their work traces the major cultural developments of…

  • From Formalism to Weak Form: The Architecture and Philosophy of Peter Eisenman
    1.166 kr

    From Formalism to Weak Form: The Architecture and Philosophy of Peter Eisenman
    av Stefano Corbo

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472443144
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    Peter Eisenman is one of the most controversial protagonists of the architectural scene, who is known as much for his theoretical essays as he is for his architecture. While much has been written about his built works and his philosophies, most book…

  • No Matter: Theories and Practices of the Ephemeral in Architecture
    538 kr

    No Matter: Theories and Practices of the Ephemeral in Architecture
    av Anastasia Karandinou

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138267220
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    How do digital media (mobile phones, GPS, iPods, portable computers, internet, virtual realities, etc.) affect the way we perceive, inhabit and design space? Why do architects traditionally design, draw and map the visual, as opposed to other types…

  • Architecture Post Mortem
    1.889 kr

    Architecture Post Mortem

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781409462217
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    Architecture Post Mortem surveys architecture's encounter with death, decline, and ruination following late capitalism. As the world moves closer to an economic abyss that many perceive to be the death of capital, contraction and crisis are no longe…

  • Architecture Post Mortem
    539 kr

    Architecture Post Mortem

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781409462224
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    Architecture Post Mortem surveys architecture's encounter with death, decline, and ruination following late capitalism. As the world moves closer to an economic abyss that many perceive to be the death of capital, contraction and crisis are no longe…

  • An Architecture of Ineloquence
    1.889 kr

    An Architecture of Ineloquence
    av Dr. Jan K. Birksted

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780754678014
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    Set on a hillside near Cluny, in a region associated with religious institutions and sacred architecture (including Le Corbusier's La Tourette), Le Carmel de la Paix, designed by Jose Luis Sert, remains tranquilly unvisited and quietly erased from a…

  • Modernist Semis and Terraces in England
    538 kr

    Modernist Semis and Terraces in England
    av Finn Jensen

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138253704
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    Between the two World Wars, there was an unprecedented need for new houses in Britain which resulted in a building boom. While only a small percentage of this building took the form of Modernism, there was still a significant number of semis and ter…

  • Modernist Semis and Terraces in England
    1.479 kr

    Modernist Semis and Terraces in England
    av Finn Jensen

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780754679691
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    Between the two World Wars, there was an unprecedented need for new houses in Britain which resulted in a building boom. While only a small percentage of this building took the form of Modernism, there was still a significant number of semis and ter…

  • A City's Architecture
    1.889 kr

    A City's Architecture
    av Dr. William Alvis Brogden

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781409411475
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    When considering the successful design of cities, the focus tends to be on famous examples such as Paris or Rome, with equally successful but smaller and more remote examples being ignored. In addition, the more diffuse patterns of settlement of the…

  • A City's Architecture
    609 kr

    A City's Architecture
    av Dr. William Alvis Brogden

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138631182
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    When considering the successful design of cities, the focus tends to be on famous examples such as Paris or Rome, with equally successful but smaller and more remote examples being ignored. In addition, the more diffuse patterns of settlement of the…

  • French Encounters with the American Counterculture 1960-1980
    1.889 kr

    French Encounters with the American Counterculture 1960-1980
    av Caroline Maniaque Benton

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781409423867
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    French-American interrelationships in the areas of design and creative thinking have been under-acknowledged. It is normally asserted that French architects looked to North America for technical lessons in the development of modern architecture in t…

  • A Life in Education and Architecture
    456 kr

    A Life in Education and Architecture
    av Catherine Burke

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138253698
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    This book provides a detailed exploration of the relationships between individual architects, educators, artists and designers that laid the foundation and shaped the approach to designing new school buildings in post-war Britain. It explores the li…

  • A Life in Education and Architecture
    1.889 kr

    A Life in Education and Architecture
    av Catherine Burke

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780754679592
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    This book provides a detailed exploration of the relationships between individual architects, educators, artists and designers that laid the foundation and shaped the approach to designing new school buildings in post-war Britain. It explores the li…

  • Architect Knows Best
    1.889 kr

    Architect Knows Best
    av Simon Richards

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781409439226
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    The idea that buildings could be used to reform human behaviour and improve society was fundamental to the 'modernist' architecture and planning of people like Walter Gropius, Le Corbusier and Jose Luis Sert in the first half of the 20th century. Th…

  • Architecture and Justice
    1.479 kr

    Architecture and Justice
    av Dr. Renee Tobe

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781409431732
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    Bringing together leading scholars in the fields of criminology, international law, philosophy and architectural history and theory, this book examines the interrelationships between architecture and justice, highlighting the provocative and curious…

  • The Architecture of Pleasure
    538 kr

    The Architecture of Pleasure
    av Josephine Kane

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138269569
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    The amusement parks which first appeared in England at the turn of the twentieth century represent a startlingly novel and complex phenomenon, combining fantasy architecture, new technology, ersatz danger, spectacle and consumption in a new mass exp…

  • The Architecture of Pleasure
    1.889 kr

    The Architecture of Pleasure
    av Josephine Kane

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781409410744
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    The amusement parks which first appeared in England at the turn of the twentieth century represent a startlingly novel and complex phenomenon, combining fantasy architecture, new technology, ersatz danger, spectacle and consumption in a new mass exp…

  • Recto Verso: Redefining the Sketchbook
    609 kr

    Recto Verso: Redefining the Sketchbook

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138279605
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    Bringing together a broad range of contributors including art, architecture, and design academic theorists and historians, in addition to practicing artists, architects, and designers, this volume explores the place of the sketchbook in contemporary…

  • Recto Verso: Redefining the Sketchbook
    1.889 kr

    Recto Verso: Redefining the Sketchbook

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781409468660
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    Bringing together a broad range of contributors including art, architecture, and design academic theorists and historians, in addition to practicing artists, architects, and designers, this volume explores the place of the sketchbook in contemporary…

  • The Collaborators: Interactions in the Architectural Design Process
    1.889 kr

    The Collaborators: Interactions in the Architectural Design Process
    av Gilbert Herbert

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781409455042
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    Illustrated by critical analyses of significant buildings, including examples by such eminent architects as Adler and Sullivan, Erich Mendelsohn, and Louis Kahn, this book examines collaboration in the architectural design process over a period rang…

  • The Collaborators: Interactions in the Architectural Design Process
    538 kr

    The Collaborators: Interactions in the Architectural Design Process
    av Gilbert Herbert

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138257382
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    Illustrated by critical analyses of significant buildings, including examples by such eminent architects as Adler and Sullivan, Erich Mendelsohn, and Louis Kahn, this book examines collaboration in the architectural design process over a period rang…

  • Retailising Space
    1.614 kr

    Retailising Space
    av Mattias Karrholm

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781409430988
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    Over the past few years there has been a proliferation of new kinds of retail space. Retail space has cropped up just about everywhere in the urban landscape: in libraries, workplaces, churches and museums. In short, retail is becoming a more and mo…

  • The Architecture of Luxury
    668 kr

    The Architecture of Luxury
    av Annette Condello

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138255128
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    Over the past century, luxury has been increasingly celebrated in the sense that it is no longer a privilege (or attitude) of the European elite or America's leisure class. It has become more ubiquitous and now, practically everyone can experience l…

  • The Architecture of Luxury
    1.889 kr

    The Architecture of Luxury
    av Annette Condello

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781409433217
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    Over the past century, luxury has been increasingly celebrated in the sense that it is no longer a privilege (or attitude) of the European elite or America's leisure class. It has become more ubiquitous and now, practically everyone can experience l…

  • The Challenge of Emulation in Art and Architecture
    1.614 kr

    The Challenge of Emulation in Art and Architecture
    av David Mayernik

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781409457671
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    Emulation is a challenging middle ground between imitation and invention. The idea of rivaling by means of imitation, as old as the Aenead and as modern as Michelangelo, fit neither the pessimistic deference of the neoclassicists nor the revolutiona…

  • The Challenge of Emulation in Art and Architecture
    456 kr

    The Challenge of Emulation in Art and Architecture
    av David Mayernik

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138275249
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    Emulation is a challenging middle ground between imitation and invention. The idea of rivaling by means of imitation, as old as the Aenead and as modern as Michelangelo, fit neither the pessimistic deference of the neoclassicists nor the revolutiona…

  • Architectural Projects of Marco Frascari
    1.102 kr

    Architectural Projects of Marco Frascari
    av Sam Ridgway

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472441744
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    Marco Frascari believed that architects should design thoughtful buildings capable of inspiring their inhabitants to have pleasurable and happy lives. A visionary Italian architect, academic and theorist, Frascari is best-known for his extraordinary…

  • Architectural Projects of Marco Frascari
    491 kr

    Architectural Projects of Marco Frascari
    av Sam Ridgway

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138567795
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    Marco Frascari believed that architects should design thoughtful buildings capable of inspiring their inhabitants to have pleasurable and happy lives. A visionary Italian architect, academic and theorist, Frascari is best-known for his extraordinary…

  • On Discomfort
    1.797 kr

    On Discomfort

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472455338
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    Examining discomfort's physical, emotional, conceptual, psychological and aesthetic dimensions, the contributors to this volume offer an alternate, cultural approach to the study of architecture and the built environment. By attending to a series of…

  • The City Crown by Bruno Taut
    1.102 kr

    The City Crown by Bruno Taut
    av Matthew Mindrup

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472421999
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    This book is the first English translation of the German architect Bruno Taut's early twentieth-century anthology Die Stadtkrone (The City Crown). Written under the influence of World War I, Taut developed The City Crown to promote a utopian urban c…

  • The City Crown by Bruno Taut
    491 kr

    The City Crown by Bruno Taut
    av Matthew Mindrup

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138572324
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    This book is the first English translation of the German architect Bruno Taut's early twentieth-century anthology Die Stadtkrone (The City Crown). Written under the influence of World War I, Taut developed The City Crown to promote a utopian urban c…

  • Memories of Cities
    1.614 kr

    Memories of Cities
    av Jonathan Charley

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781409431374
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    Memories of Cities is a collection of essays that explore different ways of writing about the political and economic history of the built environment. Drawing upon fiction and non-fiction, and illustrated by original photographs, the essays employ a…

  • Architecture of Great Expositions 1937-1959
    1.166 kr

    Architecture of Great Expositions 1937-1959
    av Rika Devos

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472434609
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    This book investigates architecture as a form of diplomacy in the context of the Second World War at six major European international and national expositions that took place between 1937 and 1959. The volume gives a fascinating account of architect…

  • Architecture of Great Expositions 1937-1959
    491 kr

    Architecture of Great Expositions 1937-1959
    av Rika Devos

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138573352
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    This book investigates architecture as a form of diplomacy in the context of the Second World War at six major European international and national expositions that took place between 1937 and 1959. The volume gives a fascinating account of architect…

  • Rationalism and Poetry
    1.362 kr

    Rationalism and Poetry
    av Brian Delford Andrews

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781409422501
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    Giuseppe Terragni was one of the leading architects of the Rationalist movement - a modernist movement set in the context of Fascist Italy. This book examines in detail Terragni's Asilo d"Infanzia, which is considered - along with the Casa del Fasci…

  • The Practice Turn in Architecture: Brussels after 1968
    1.514 kr

    The Practice Turn in Architecture: Brussels after 1968
    av Isabelle Doucet

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472437358
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    What makes a city? What makes architecture? And, what is to be included in the discussions of architecture and the city? Attempting to answer such ambitious questions, this book starts from a city's specificity and complexity. In response to recent…

  • The Practice Turn in Architecture: Brussels after 1968
    491 kr

    The Practice Turn in Architecture: Brussels after 1968
    av Isabelle Doucet

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138572317
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    What makes a city? What makes architecture? And, what is to be included in the discussions of architecture and the city? Attempting to answer such ambitious questions, this book starts from a city's specificity and complexity. In response to recent…

  • The Architectural Capriccio
    668 kr

    The Architectural Capriccio

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138246447
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    Bringing together leading writers and practicing architects including Jean Dethier, David Mayernik, Massimo Scolari, Robert Adam, David Watkin and Leon Krier, this volume provides a kaleidoscopic, multilayered exploration of the Architectural Capric…

  • The Architectural Capriccio
    1.614 kr

    The Architectural Capriccio

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781409431916
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    Bringing together leading writers and practicing architects including Jean Dethier, David Mayernik, Massimo Scolari, Robert Adam, David Watkin and Leon Krier, this volume provides a kaleidoscopic, multilayered exploration of the Architectural Capric…

  • In-Between: Architectural Drawing and Imaginative Knowledge in Islamic and Western Traditions
    491 kr

    In-Between: Architectural Drawing and Imaginative Knowledge in Islamic and Western Traditions
    av Hooman Koliji

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138572379
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    Contemporary technical architectural drawings, in establishing a direct relationship between the drawing and its object, tend to privilege the visible physical world at the expense of the invisible intangible ideas and concepts, including that of th…

  • In-Between: Architectural Drawing and Imaginative Knowledge in Islamic and Western Traditions
    1.166 kr

    In-Between: Architectural Drawing and Imaginative Knowledge in Islamic and Western Traditions
    av Hooman Koliji

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472438683
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    Contemporary technical architectural drawings, in establishing a direct relationship between the drawing and its object, tend to privilege the visible physical world at the expense of the invisible intangible ideas and concepts, including that of th…

  • An Architecture of Ineloquence
    538 kr

    An Architecture of Ineloquence
    av J.K. Birksted

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138251120
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    Set on a hillside near Cluny, in a region associated with religious institutions and sacred architecture (including Le Corbusier's La Tourette), Le Carmel de la Paix, designed by Jose Luis Sert, remains tranquilly unvisited and quietly erased from a…

  • Architecture as a Performing Art
    1.614 kr

    Architecture as a Performing Art

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781409442356
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    How do buildings act with people and among people in the performances of life? This collection of essays reveals a deep alliance between architecture and the performing arts, uncovering its roots in ancient stories, and tracing a continuous traditio…

  • Architecture as a Performing Art
    668 kr

    Architecture as a Performing Art

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138255425
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    How do buildings act with people and among people in the performances of life? This collection of essays reveals a deep alliance between architecture and the performing arts, uncovering its roots in ancient stories, and tracing a continuous traditio…

  • Shoah Presence: Architectural Representations of the Holocaust
    1.166 kr

    Shoah Presence: Architectural Representations of the Holocaust
    av Eran Neuman

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781409429234
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    Through the analysis of several commemorative acts in space, matter and image, namely museums and memorials, this book reflects on the ways in which architecture as a discipline, a practice and a discourse represents the Holocaust. In doing so, it p…

  • Shoah Presence: Architectural Representations of the Holocaust
    538 kr

    Shoah Presence: Architectural Representations of the Holocaust
    av Eran Neuman

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138246010
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    Through the analysis of several commemorative acts in space, matter and image, namely museums and memorials, this book reflects on the ways in which architecture as a discipline, a practice and a discourse represents the Holocaust. In doing so, it p…

  • Losing Site
    1.614 kr

    Losing Site
    av Shelley Hornstein

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781409408710
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    As Ruskin suggests in his Seven Lamps of Architecture: "We may live without [architecture], and worship without her, but we cannot remember without her." We remember best when we experience an event in a place. But what happens when we leave that pl…

  • Building the Modern Church
    538 kr

    Building the Modern Church
    av Robert Proctor

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138246119
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    Fifty years after the Second Vatican Council, architectural historian Robert Proctor examines the transformations in British Roman Catholic church architecture that took place in the two decades surrounding this crucial event. Inspired by new thinki…

  • Building the Modern Church
    1.166 kr

    Building the Modern Church
    av Robert Proctor

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781409449157
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    Fifty years after the Second Vatican Council, architectural historian Robert Proctor examines the transformations in British Roman Catholic church architecture that took place in the two decades surrounding this crucial event. Inspired by new thinki…

  • Symbolic Houses in Judaism
    1.889 kr

    Symbolic Houses in Judaism
    av Mimi Levy Lipis

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781409421047
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    Investigating Jewish spatial practices by exploring the symbol of the house in Judaism, this book examines two groups of houses: ritual objects based on the iconology of the house (ritual houses) and house metaphors (the text, community and the cove…

  • The Architectures of Childhood
    1.614 kr

    The Architectures of Childhood
    av Roy Kozlovsky

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781409439776
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    Between 1935 and 1959, the architecture of childhood was at the centre of architectural discourse in a way that is unique in architectural history. Some of the seminal projects of the period, such as the Secondary Modern School at Hunstanton by Pete…

  • The Architectures of Childhood
    538 kr

    The Architectures of Childhood
    av Roy Kozlovsky

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138246973
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    Between 1935 and 1959, the architecture of childhood was at the centre of architectural discourse in a way that is unique in architectural history. Some of the seminal projects of the period, such as the Secondary Modern School at Hunstanton by Pete…

  • Global Perspectives on Critical Architecture
    491 kr

    Global Perspectives on Critical Architecture
    av Gevork Hartoonian

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138573376
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    Judging from the debates taking place in both education and practice, it appears that architecture is deeply in crisis. New design and production techniques, together with the globalization of capital and even skilled-labour, have reduced architectu…

  • Global Perspectives on Critical Architecture
    1.514 kr

    Global Perspectives on Critical Architecture
    av Gevork Hartoonian

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472438133
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    Judging from the debates taking place in both education and practice, it appears that architecture is deeply in crisis. New design and production techniques, together with the globalization of capital and even skilled-labour, have reduced architectu…

  • Healing Spaces, Modern Architecture, and the Body
    1.797 kr

    Healing Spaces, Modern Architecture, and the Body
    av Sarah Schrank

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472470836
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    Healing Spaces, Modern Architecture, and the Body brings together cutting-edge scholarship examining the myriad ways that architects, urban planners, medical practitioners, and everyday people have applied modern ideas about health and the body to t…

  • Architecture and Science-Fiction Film
    1.889 kr

    Architecture and Science-Fiction Film
    av David T. Fortin

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781409407485
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    The home is one of our most enduring human paradoxes and is brought to light tellingly in science-fiction (SF) writing and film. However, while similarities and crossovers between architecture and SF have proliferated throughout the past century, th…

  • Le Corbusier's Venice Hospital Project
    538 kr

    Le Corbusier's Venice Hospital Project
    av Mahnaz Shah

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138253308
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    While Le Corbusier's urban projects are generally considered confrontational in their relationship to the traditional urban fabric, his proposal for the Venice hospital project remained an exercise in preserving the medieval fabric of the city of Ve…

  • Le Corbusier's Venice Hospital Project
    1.614 kr

    Le Corbusier's Venice Hospital Project
    av Mahnaz Shah

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781409442776
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    While Le Corbusier's urban projects are generally considered confrontational in their relationship to the traditional urban fabric, his proposal for the Venice hospital project remained an exercise in preserving the medieval fabric of the city of Ve…

  • Building Apartheid
    1.479 kr

    Building Apartheid
    av Nicholas Coetzer

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781409446040
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    Through a specific architectural lens, this book exposes the role the British Empire played in the development of apartheid. Through reference to previously unexamined archival material, the book uncovers a myriad of mechanisms through which Empire…

  • Building Apartheid
    538 kr

    Building Apartheid
    av Nicholas Coetzer

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138255432
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    Through a specific architectural lens, this book exposes the role the British Empire played in the development of apartheid. Through reference to previously unexamined archival material, the book uncovers a myriad of mechanisms through which Empire…

  • Suspending Modernity: The Architecture of Franco Albini
    1.675 kr

    Suspending Modernity: The Architecture of Franco Albini
    av Kay Bea Jones

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472427281
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    Franco Albini's works of architecture and design, produced between 1930 and 1977, have enjoyed a recent revival but to date have received only sporadic scholarly attention from historians and critics of the Modern Movement. A chorus of Italian voice…

  • Materan Contradictions
    1.889 kr

    Materan Contradictions
    av Anne Parmly Toxey

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781409412076
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    Shaped by encrusted layers of development spanning millennia, the southern Italian city of Matera is the ultimate palimpsest. Known as the Sassi, the majority of the ancient city is composed of thousands of structures carved into a limestone cliff a…

  • Neo-historical East Berlin
    1.889 kr

    Neo-historical East Berlin
    av Florian Urban

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780754676164
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    In the years prior to the fall of the Berlin Wall, the leaders of the German Democratic Republic planned to construct a city center that was simultaneously modern and historical, consisting of both redesign of old buildings and new architectural dev…

  • Neo-historical East Berlin
    538 kr

    Neo-historical East Berlin
    av Florian Urban

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138252936
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    In the years prior to the fall of the Berlin Wall, the leaders of the German Democratic Republic planned to construct a city center that was simultaneously modern and historical, consisting of both redesign of old buildings and new architectural dev…

  • Douglas Snelling
    1.797 kr

    Douglas Snelling
    av Davina Jackson

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472459886
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    Douglas Burrage Snelling (1916-85) was one of Britain's significant emigre architects and designers. Born in Kent and educated in New Zealand, he became one of Australia's leading mid-century architects, of luxury residences and commercial buildings…

  • African Identity in Post-Apartheid Public Architecture
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    African Identity in Post-Apartheid Public Architecture
    av Jonathan Alfred Noble

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780754677659
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    Since the end of Apartheid, there has been a new orientation in South African art and design, turning away from the colonial aesthetics to new types of African expression. This book examines some of the fascinating and impressive works of contempora…

  • The Political Unconscious of Architecture
    578 kr

    The Political Unconscious of Architecture

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781409451815
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    Thirty years have passed since eminent cultural and literary critic Fredric Jameson wrote his classic work, The Political Unconscious: Narrative as a Socially Symbolic Act, in which he insisted that 'there is nothing that is not social and historica…

  • The Political Unconscious of Architecture
    1.479 kr

    The Political Unconscious of Architecture

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781409426394
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    Thirty years have passed since eminent cultural and literary critic Fredric Jameson wrote his classic work, The Political Unconscious: Narrative as a Socially Symbolic Act, in which he insisted that 'there is nothing that is not social and historica…

  • Building Transatlantic Italy
    1.479 kr

    Building Transatlantic Italy
    av Paolo Scrivano

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472414830
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    At the end of the Second World War, America's newly acquired status of hegemonic power- together with the launch of ambitious international programs such as the Marshall Plan- significantly altered existing transatlantic relations. In this context,…

  • Building Transatlantic Italy
    668 kr

    Building Transatlantic Italy
    av Paolo Scrivano

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138246270
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    At the end of the Second World War, America's newly acquired status of hegemonic power- together with the launch of ambitious international programs such as the Marshall Plan- significantly altered existing transatlantic relations. In this context,…

  • Loos and Schinkel: The Metropolis, the Individual and the Collective
    1.486 kr

    Loos and Schinkel: The Metropolis, the Individual and the Collective
    av Jean-Francois Lejeune

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472476609
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    Historians and critics of Adolf Loos have repeatedly noted the influence that Karl Friedrich Schinkel had on the Austrian architect and, indeed, Loos himself made a direct reference to the importance of the German architect for the development of co…

  • Provisional Cities
    661 kr

    Provisional Cities
    av Renata Tyszczuk

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780367251406
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    This book considers the provisional nature of cities in relation to the Anthropocene - the proposed geological epoch of human-induced changes to the Earth system. It charts an environmental history of curfews, admonitions and alarms about dwelling o…

  • Architecture in an Age of Uncertainty
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    Architecture in an Age of Uncertainty

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781409445753
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    In the past two decades economic bubbles inflated and architectural spending around the globe reached fever pitch. In both well-established centers of capital accumulation and far--flung locales, audacious building projects sprang up, while the skys…

  • Beyond Anitkabir: The Funerary Architecture of Ataturk
    1.479 kr

    Beyond Anitkabir: The Funerary Architecture of Ataturk
    av Christopher Samuel Wilson

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781409429777
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    There have been five different settings that at one time or another have contained the dead body of Mustafa Kemal AtatA1/4rk, organizer of the Turkish War of Independence (1919-1923) and first president of the Republic of Turkey. Narrating the story…

  • Phenomenologies of the City
    491 kr

    Phenomenologies of the City
    av Henriette Steiner

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138567436
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    Phenomenologies of the City: Studies in the History and Philosophy of Architecture brings architecture and urbanism into dialogue with phenomenology. Phenomenology has informed debate about the city from social sciences to cultural studies. Within a…

  • Phenomenologies of the City
    1.568 kr

    Phenomenologies of the City
    av Henriette Steiner

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781409454793
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    Phenomenologies of the City: Studies in the History and Philosophy of Architecture brings architecture and urbanism into dialogue with phenomenology. Phenomenology has informed debate about the city from social sciences to cultural studies. Within a…