Complexity and contradiction in architecture

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Museum of Modern Art, Nov 1, 1977 - Architecture - 132 pages
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Foreword by Arthur Drexler. Introduction by Vincent Scully.

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User Review  - Mina - Goodreads

Although a book written as an out break from the orthodox modern movement in architecture, this book yet has to present useful ideas to employ in design to this day. Principles mentioned in this book ... Read full review

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User Review  - John E. Branch Jr. - Goodreads

Though I had read parts of an architectural history, this is probably the first book of architectural theory that I read. It shaped my thinking and sharpened my eye, yet I can't say that it changed my ... Read full review

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About the author (1977)

Venturi is a renowned American architect.