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  1. Building Change

    Architecture, Politics and Cultural Agency

    By Lisa Findley

    Building Change investigates the shifting relationships between power, space and architecture in a world where a number of subjected people are reasserting their political and cultural agency. To explore these changes, the book describes and analyzes four recent building projects embedded in...

    Published March 23rd 2005 by Routledge

  2. The Transparent State

    Architecture and Politics in Postwar Germany

    By Deborah Ascher Barnstone

    Examining the transformation of transparency as a metaphor in West German political thought to an analogy for democratic architecture, this book questions the prevailing assumption in German architectural circles that transparency in governmental buildings can be equated with openness,...

    Published January 6th 2005 by Routledge

  3. The Classical Orders of Architecture

    2nd Edition

    By Robert Chitham

    This is the only publication that presents a modern interpretation of the Classical Orders. The new edition of this successful title now includes the proportions in both metric and imperial measurements to make the orders more accessible and to provide a valuable reference for designers.The...

    Published December 20th 2004 by Routledge

  4. Understanding Architecture

    An Introduction to Architecture and Architectural History, 2nd Edition

    By Hazel Conway, Rowan Roenisch

    A comprehensive introduction to architecture and architectural history and exceptional in its approach, this book explores architecture as a current practice in relation to history and in relation to the wider context of cultures, conservation and the environment. This new edition brings in...

    Published December 14th 2004 by Routledge

  5. Surrealism and Architecture

    Edited by Thomas Mical

    This is a historically informed examination of architecture's perceived absence in surrealist thought, surrealist tendencies in the theories and projects of modern architecture, and the place of surrealist thought in contemporary design. This book represents current insights into surrealism in the...

    Published November 17th 2004 by Routledge

  6. Peter Shepheard

    Edited by Annabel Downs

    First Published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published September 14th 2004 by Taylor & Francis

  7. Spaces of Global Cultures

    Architecture, Urbanism, Identity

    By Anthony King

    Series: Architext

    This book brings together a series of new and historical case studies to show how different phases of globalization are transforming the built environment. Taking a broad interdisciplinary approach, the author draws on sociological, geographical, cultural and postcolonial studies to provide a...

    Published July 14th 2004 by Routledge

  8. Archispeak

    An Illustrated Guide to Architectural Terms

    By Tom Porter

    Widely used in architectural circles in the heat of discussion, the recurrent use of particular words and terms has evolved into a language of design jargon. Commonly found in architectural literature and journalism, in critical design debate and especially in student project reviews, Archispeak...

    Published June 2nd 2004 by Routledge

  9. Tracing Modernity

    Manifestations of the Modern in Architecture and the City

    By Mari Hvattum, Christian Hermansen

    First published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published May 26th 2004 by Routledge

  10. American Architectural History

    A Contemporary Reader

    Edited by Keith Eggener, Keith Eggener

    This major new text presents a collection of recent writings on architecture and urbanism in the United States, with topics ranging from colonial to contemporary times. In terms of content and scope, there is no collection, in or out of print, directly comparable to this one. The essays are...

    Published April 21st 2004 by Routledge