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Architecture Principia / Edition 1
     

Architecture Principia / Edition 1

by Gail P. Borden, Brian D. Andrews
 

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ISBN-10: 0131579657

ISBN-13: 9780131579651

Pub. Date: 02/04/2013

Publisher: Pearson

Architecture Principia : Architectural Principles of Material Form provides a comprehensive look at the foundational themes of architecture. Simultaneously fundamental and advanced, the text employs comparative precedents, case studies from across the history of architecture, consistent and clear graphic language, and a parallel

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Architecture Principia : Architectural Principles of Material Form provides a comprehensive look at the foundational themes of architecture. Simultaneously fundamental and advanced, the text employs comparative precedents, case studies from across the history of architecture, consistent and clear graphic language, and a parallel visual and textual presentation of each architectural principle. Written by designers, for designers, the text is intended to serve as an analytical handbook of the concepts behind these diverse, formal principles as viewed through the history of architecture.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780131579651
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
02/04/2013
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
624
Sales rank:
981,958
Product dimensions:
8.90(w) x 10.60(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

Preface

  1. Organization Systems
  2. Precedent
  3. Typology
  4. Form
  5. Figure / Ground
  6. Context
  7. Geometry / Proportion
  8. Symmetry
  9. Hierarchy
  10. Material
  11. Ornament
  12. Pattern
  13. Perception
  14. Sequence
  15. Meaning

Glossary

Index

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