Architecture of Thought

Architecture of Thought

by Andrzej Piotrowski
     
 

An innovative examination of how material practices and constructed environments have shaped cultures.See more details below

Overview

An innovative examination of how material practices and constructed environments have shaped cultures.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780816673056
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
Publication date:
05/04/2011
Pages:
408
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.90(d)

Meet the Author

Andrzej Piotrowski is associate professor in the School of Architecture, University of Minnesota. He is coeditor of The Discipline of Architecture (Minnesota, 2001).

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Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Introduction: The Moving Target of Architecture
1. Architecture and Medieval Modalities of Thought
2. Colonization and Symbolic Reality in Mesoamerica
3. Structures of Tolerance and Religious Domination
4. Technologies of Thought in Victorian England
5. High Modernism According to Le Corbusier
Closing Remarks: The West
Notes
Illustration Credits
Index

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