Complexity and contradiction in architecture

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Museum of Modern Art, 1977 - Architecture - 132 pages
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A practicing architect discusses the theoretical background of modern architecture

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Review: Complexity and Contradiction in Architecture

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

Review: Complexity and Contradiction in Architecture

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

Contents

Ambiguity
20
Contradiction Juxtaposed
56
9 The Inside and the Outside
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