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Architecture's Historical Turn

Phenomenology and the Rise of the Postmodern

by Jorge Otero-Pailos

Traces the hidden history of architectural phenomenology, a movement that reflected a key turning point in the early phases of postmodernism and a legitimating source for those architects who first dared to confront history as an intellectual ...

ISBN: 9780816666041

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Architecture, Culture, and Spirituality

by Dr Julio Bermudez, Dr Phillip James Tabb & Professor Thomas Barrie

<p>Architecture has long been understood as a cultural discipline able to articulate the human condition and lift the human spirit, yet the spirituality of architecture is rarely directly addressed in academic scholarship.</p><p>The seventeen ...

ISBN: 9781472441737

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Architecture, Death and Nationhood

Monumental Cemeteries of Nineteenth-Century Italy

by Hannah Malone

<p>In the nineteenth century, new cemeteries were built in many Italian cities that were unique in scale and grandeur, and which became destinations on the Grand Tour. From the Middle Ages, the dead had been buried in churches and urban ...

ISBN: 9781317089889

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Architecture, Industry and Innovation

The Early Work of Nicholas Grimshaw & Partners

by Colin Amery

ISBN: 9780714839349

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Architecture, Islam, and Identity in West Africa

Lessons from Larabanga

by Michelle Apotsos

<p><em>Architecture, Islam, and Identity in West Africa</em> shows you the relationship between architecture and Islamic identity in West Africa. The book looks broadly across Muslim West Africa and takes an in-depth study of the village of ...

ISBN: 9781317275541

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Architecture, Liberty and Civic Order

Architectural Theories from Vitruvius to Jefferson and Beyond

by Professor Carroll William Westfall

<p>This book brings to light central topics that are neglected in current histories and theories of architecture and urbanism. These include the role of imitation in earlier centuries and its potential role in present practice; the necessary ...

ISBN: 9781472456557

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Architecture, Media, and Memory

Facing Complexity in Post-9/11 New York

by Joel McKim

<p><em>Architecture, Media and Memory</em> examines the wide range of urban sites impacted by September 11 and its aftermath – from the spontaneous memorials that emerged in Union Square in the hours after the attacks, to the reconstruction at ...

ISBN: 9781350037649

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Architecture: A History in 100 Buildings

by Dan Cruickshank

This stunning book by renowned television historian Dan Cruickshank tells the history of architecture through the stories of 100 iconic buildings. Journeying through time and place, from the ancient Egyptian pyramids to the soaring skyscrapers ...

ISBN: 9780007581085

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Architecture: A Very Short Introduction

by Andrew Ballantyne

<p>This highly original and sophisticated look at architecture helps us to understand the cultural significance of the buildings that surround us. It avoids the traditional style-spotting approach in favour of giving an idea of what it is about ...

ISBN: 9780191579219

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Architecture: A Visual History

by DK

<i>Architecture </i>tells the story of the world's most incredible buildings, from the ancient world to the present day.<br>Take a closer look at the beautiful details, principal elements, and decorative features of every architectural style, ...

ISBN: 9780241288436

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Architecture: Form, Space, and Order, 4e Interactive Resource Center Access Card

by Francis D. K. Ching

<p><i>The Interactive Resource Center</i> is an online learning environment where instructors and students can access the tools they need to make efficient use of their time, while reinforcing and assessing their understanding of keyconcepts for

ISBN: 9781118986837

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Architectures of Chance

by Yeoryia Manolopoulou

<p>Architectural discourse and practice are dominated by a false dichotomy between design and chance, and governed by the belief that the architect’s role is to defend against the indeterminate. In Architectures of Chance Yeoryia Manolopoulou ...

ISBN: 9781351957311

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Architizer

by Phaidon

ISBN: 9780714872872

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Architizer

by Phaidon

ISBN: 9780714870540

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Architizer

The World s Best Architecture

by Architizer

ISBN: 9780714878706

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$120.00

Art and Architecture in the Islamic Tradition

Aesthetics, Politics and Desire in Early Islam

by Mohammed Hamdouni Alami

<p>What is 'art' in the sense of the Islamic tradition? Mohammed Hamdouni Alami argues that Islamic art has historically been excluded from Western notions of art; that the Western aesthetic tradition's preoccupation with the human body has ...

ISBN: 9780857731753

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Art Deco Architecture

The Interwar Period

by Mike Hope

<p>Art Deco burst upon the world for a brief but unforgettable existence during the 1920s and 1930s. It embraced new media, such as the cinema and radio, as well as new forms of transport and the associated buildings, and above all brought a ...

ISBN: 9781785006005

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Art Deco Interiors

by HENRY DELACROIX

First published in Paris as Decoration 'Moderne dans l'Interieur', this rare 1935 portfolio of full-colour plates reflects the influence of Art Deco modernism on architects and interior designers. Designs for every space include living rooms, ...

ISBN: 9780486811215

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Art Deco Style

by Bevis Hillier

ISBN: 9780714843285

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Art Deco Style

by THEODORE MENTEN

Art Deco garden and terraces; Art Deco dwellings, including the Bauhaus faculty residences designed by Walter Gropius; Art Deco interiors; Art Deco furniture, with chairs by Le Corbusier, Marcel Breuer, and P. Jeanneret; Art Deco metalwork, ...

ISBN: 9780486228242

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$36.99