Morality and architecture: the development of a theme in architectural history and theory from the Gothic revival to the modern movement

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Clarendon Press, 1977 - Architecture - 126 pages
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Morality and architecture has been described variously as brave, mischievous, brilliant, reactionary, and a 'time bomb'. It is undoubtedly controversial--a frank and at times fearlessly polemical exposure of progressivist ideology in architectural criticism.

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Contents

Introduction
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THE THEME IN THE NINETEENTH CENTURY
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THE THEME IN THE TWENTIETH CENTURY
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About the author (1977)

David Watkin is a reader in the history of architecture at the University of Cambridge and a fellow of Peterhouse. His many books include "A History of Western Architecture," "The Rise of Architectural History," and "Sir John Soane: Enlightenment Thought and the Royal Academy Lectures.

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