A sharp and lively text that covers issues in depth but not to thepoint that they become inaccessible to beginning students, AnIntroduction to Architectural Theory is the firstnarrative history of this period, charting the veritable revolutionin architectural thinking that has taken place, as well as theimplications of this intellectual upheaval.
- The first comprehensive and critical history of architecturaltheory over the last fifty years
- surveys the intellectual history of architecture since 1968,including criticisms of high modernism, the rise of postmodern andpoststructural theory, critical regionalism and tectonics
- Offers a comprehensive overview of the significant changes thatarchitectural thinking has undergone in the past fifteen years
- Includes an analysis of where architecture stands and where itwill likely move in the coming years
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