In Search of Natural Architecture

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Abbeville Press Publishers, 1994 - Architecture - 159 pages
Drawing on his background as an architect specializing in housing, environmental issues, and holistic design, David Pearson compiles a collection of "environmentally clean" and "spiritually healthy" buildings from around the world and across the centuries. Some are environmentally sound, some congenial to human well-being, and others spiritually powerful. He divides his discussion of these buildings, which are illustrated with 146 full-color photographs and eighteen drawings, into six thematic chapters.

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Some pretty pictures, but not much in the way of practical ideas. Does have an historical survey of world vernacular architectures. Read full review

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Contents
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one Ancestral Archetypes
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two Healing Architecture
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David Pearson is a founder of both Ecological Design Associates and Gaia International, an innovative group of eco-architects from twelve countries.

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