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Constructing a New Agenda: Architechtural Theory 1993-2009

Krista Sykes - Architecture - 2010 - 511 pages
"This follow-up to Kate Nesbitt's best-selling anthology Theorizing a New Agenda collects twenty-eight essays that address architecture theory from the mid-1990s, where Nesbitt ...
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Theories and Manifestoes of Contemporary Architecture

Charles Jencks, Karl Kropf - Architecture - 1997 - 312 pages
The last forty years have seen an outburst of theories and manifestoes which explore the possibilities of architecture: its language, evolution and social relevance. With many ...
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Modern Architecture

Alan Colquhoun - Architecture - 2002 - 287 pages
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Architecture, Crisis and Resuscitation: The Reproduction of Post-Fordism in ...

Tahl Kaminer - Architecture - 2011 - 216 pages
Studying the relation of architecture to society, this book explains the manner in which the discipline of architecture adjusted itself in order to satisfy new pressures by ...
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From Formalism to Weak Form: The Architecture and Philosophy of Peter Eisenman

Stefano Corbo - Architecture - 2016 - 150 pages
Peter Eisenman is one of the most controversial protagonists of the architectural scene, who is known as much for his theoretical essays as he is for his architecture. While ...
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Architecture and Disjunction

Bernard Tschumi - Architecture - 1996 - 268 pages
Avant-garde theorist and architect Bernard Tschumi is equally well known for his writing and his practice. Architecture and Disjunction, which brings together Tschumi's essays ...
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Introducing Architectural Theory: Debating a Discipline

Korydon Smith - Architecture - 2013 - 448 pages
This is the most accessible architectural theory book that exists. Korydon Smith presents each common architectural subject – such as tectonics, use, and site – as though it ...
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