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Theory of architecture

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Integrating Programming, Evaluation and Participation in Design: A Theory Z Approach

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Integrating Programming, Evaluation and Participation in Design: A Theory...

Henry Sanoff

Theory of architecture; Architectural structure & design

Paperback

Presents a variety of methods and techniques for integrating user needs and requirements into the design process. Through... [more]

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The Architecture of Phantasmagoria: Specters of the City

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The Architecture of Phantasmagoria: Specters of the City

Libero Andreotti (Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, USA), Nadir Lahiji (University of Canberra, Australia)

Theory of architecture; City & town planning - architectural aspects

Paperback

In a time of mass-mediated modernity, the city becomes, almost by definition, a constitutively `mediated' city. Today, more... [more]

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On Discomfort: Moments in a Modern History of Architectural Culture

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On Discomfort: Moments in a Modern History of Architectural Culture

David Ellison, Andrew Leach

The Arts: General & Reference; Theory of architecture; Sociology; Human geography; Urban & municipal planning

Paperback

Examining discomfort's physical, emotional, conceptual, psychological and aesthetic dimensions, the contributors to this volume... [more]

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Healing Architecture 2004-2017: Forschung und Lehre - Research and Teaching

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Healing Architecture 2004-2017: Forschung und Lehre - Research and Teaching...

Christine Nickl-Weller

Theory of architecture

Paperback

In this publication key research findings and designs for buildings in the health sector are presented, based on the elementary... [more]

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Unexpected Affinities: The History of Type in Architectural Project from Laugier to Duchamp

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Unexpected Affinities: The History of Type in Architectural Project from...

Pablo Meninato

Theory of architecture; History of architecture

Paperback

While the concept of type has been present in architectural discourse since its formal introduction at the end of the eighteenth... [more]

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The Routledge Companion on Architecture, Literature and The City

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The Routledge Companion on Architecture, Literature and The City

Jonathan Charley (University of Strathclyde, UK)

Theory of architecture; Literary studies: general; Cultural studies; Human geography

Hardback

This Companion breaks new ground in our knowledge and understanding of the diverse relationships between literature, architecture,... [more]

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Architectures of Transversality: Paul Klee, Louis Kahn and the Persian Imagination

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Architectures of Transversality: Paul Klee, Louis Kahn and the Persian Imagination...

Shima Mohajeri (University of Washington, USA)

Theory of art; Theory of architecture; Individual architects & architectural firms; History of architecture

Hardback

Outgrowth of the author's thesis (doctoral--Texas A & M University, 2013) under the title: On the dialectic of silence: Klee,... [more]

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Binding Space: The Book as Spatial Practice

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Binding Space: The Book as Spatial Practice

Marian Macken

The Arts: General & Reference; Art styles not defined by date; Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Theory of architecture

Paperback

Books orient, intrigue, provoke and direct the reader while editing, interpreting, encapsulating, constructing and revealing... [more]

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: The Design Professions and the Built Environment (1988)

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: The Design Professions and the Built Environment (1988)

Paul L. Knox

Theory of architecture; Architecture: professional practice; City & town planning - architectural aspects; Urban & municipal planning

Paperback

First published in 1988, this book argues that discussions of urban development often neglect to consider that much of the... [more]

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The Social Fabric of Cities

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The Social Fabric of Cities

Vinicius M. Netto

Theory of architecture; City & town planning - architectural aspects; Sociology; Human geography; Urban & municipal planning

Paperback

Bringing together ideas from the fields of sociology, economics, human geography, ethics, political and communications theory,... [more]

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Women Architects in India: Histories of Practice in Mumbai and Delhi

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Women Architects in India: Histories of Practice in Mumbai and Delhi

Mary N. Woods

The Arts: General & Reference; Theory of architecture; History of architecture; Society & culture: general; Gender studies, gender groups

Paperback

With a study of how women have shaped the modern Indian built environment from the independence struggle, this book reveals... [more]

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Event-Space: Theatre Architecture and the Historical Avant-Garde

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Event-Space: Theatre Architecture and the Historical Avant-Garde

Dorita Hannah (Tisch School of the Arts, NYU, USA)

History of Art & Design Styles; Theory of architecture; History of architecture; Theatre Studies

Hardback

First published in 2014. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. [more]

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Film, Architecture and Spatial Imagination

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Film, Architecture and Spatial Imagination

Dr. Renee Tobe

Theory of architecture; Film theory & criticism

Paperback

Films use architecture as visual shorthand to tell viewers everything they need to know about the characters in a short amount... [more]

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Reflections on Architecture, Society and Politics: Social and Cultural Tectonics in the 21st Century

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Reflections on Architecture, Society and Politics: Social and Cultural Tectonics...

Graham Cairns

Theory of architecture; City & town planning - architectural aspects; Philosophy: aesthetics; Sociology; Human geography

Paperback

Reflections on Architecture, Society and Politics brings together a series of thirteen interview-articles by Graham Cairns... [more]

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Research Methods and Techniques in Architecture

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Research Methods and Techniques in Architecture

Elzbieta Danuta Niezabitowska

Theory of architecture

Hardback

A scientific approach to architectural and architectonic research from the scope of just one discipline is no longer sufficient.... [more]

$284.00

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Beyond Utopia: Japanese Metabolism Architecture and the Birth of Mythopia

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Beyond Utopia: Japanese Metabolism Architecture and the Birth of Mythopia...

Agnes Nyilas

Theory of architecture; History of architecture

Hardback

Megastructure proposals by the Japanese Metabolism group are commonly identified with the concept of utopia. Beyond this partial... [more]

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Reading Architecture: Literary Imagination and Architectural Experience

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Reading Architecture: Literary Imagination and Architectural Experience...

Angeliki Sioli, Yoonchun Jung (Kwangwoon University, Seoul, South Korea)

Theory of architecture; Literary theory; Philosophy: aesthetics; Cultural studies; Human geography

Paperback

Why write instead of draw when it comes to architecture? Why rely on literary pieces instead of architectural treatises and... [more]

$96.99

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Algarve Building: Modernism, Regionalism and Architecture in the South of Portugal, 1925-1965

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Algarve Building: Modernism, Regionalism and Architecture in the South of...

Dr. Ricardo Agarez

Theory of architecture; City & town planning - architectural aspects; History of architecture

Paperback

Focusing on the design and building practices developed in the Portuguese region of the Algarve over four decades, from Modern... [more]

$79.99

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Part-Architecture: The Maison de Verre, Duchamp, Domesticity and Desire in 1930s Paris

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Part-Architecture: The Maison de Verre, Duchamp, Domesticity and Desire...

Emma Cheatle

The Arts: General & Reference; Theory of art; Theory of architecture; History of architecture; Sociology

Paperback

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Architecture as Cultural and Political Discourse: Case studies of conceptual norms and aesthetic practices

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Architecture as Cultural and Political Discourse: Case studies of conceptual...

Daniel Grinceri

Theory of architecture; History of architecture; Urban & municipal planning

Paperback

Revision of author's thesis (doctoral)--University of Western Australia, 2011. [more]

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Function and Fantasy: Iron Architecture in the Long Nineteenth Century

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Function and Fantasy: Iron Architecture in the Long Nineteenth Century

Paul Dobraszczyk, Dr. Peter Sealy

History of art & design styles: c 1800 to c 1900; Theory of architecture; City & town planning - architectural aspects; History of architecture

Paperback

The introduction of iron - and later steel - construction and decoration transformed architecture in the nineteenth-century.... [more]

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Multimodality in the Built Environment: Spatial Discourse Analysis

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Multimodality in the Built Environment: Spatial Discourse Analysis

Louise J. Ravelli (University of New South Wales, Australia), Robert J. McMurtrie (UTS:Insearch, Australia)

Theory of architecture; Semiotics & semiology

Paperback

This book provides an extended exploration of the multimodal analysis of spatial (three-dimensional) texts of the built environment,... [more]

$79.99

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Architecture and the Mimetic Self: A Psychoanalytic Study of How Buildings Make and Break Our Lives

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Architecture and the Mimetic Self: A Psychoanalytic Study of How Buildings...

Lucy Huskinson (University of Bangor, Wales, UK)

Theory of architecture; Psychoanalytical theory (Freudian psychology); Analytical & Jungian psychology

Paperback

Buildings shape our identity and sense of self in profound ways that are not always evident to architects and town planners,... [more]

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Museum Thresholds: The Design and Media of Arrival

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Museum Thresholds: The Design and Media of Arrival

Ross Parry, Ruth Page, Alex Moseley (University of Leicester, UK.)

Theory of architecture; Museums & museology; Archaeology

Hardback

Museum Thresholds is a progressive, interdisciplinary volume and the first to explore the importance and potential of entrance... [more]

$221.00

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Unexpected Affinities: The History of Type in Architectural Project from Laugier to Duchamp

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Unexpected Affinities: The History of Type in Architectural Project from...

Pablo Meninato

Theory of architecture; History of architecture

Hardback

While the concept of type has been present in architectural discourse since its formal introduction at the end of the eighteenth... [more]

$231.00

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