Decoding Theoryspeak: An Illustrated Guide to Architectural Theory

Decoding Theoryspeak: An Illustrated Guide to Architectural Theory

by Enn Ots
     
 

ISBN-10: 0415778301

ISBN-13: 9780415778305

Pub. Date: 10/20/2010

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Existentialism; Urbanism; Aporia; Deontic; Tabula Rasa; Hyperspace; Heterotopia; Metareality; Structuralism…

Navigating the way through the barrage of unique terminology used in architectural theory can seem like a daunting task, particularly to new architectural students.

Decoding Theoryspeak provides an accessible guide to the specialized language of

Overview

Existentialism; Urbanism; Aporia; Deontic; Tabula Rasa; Hyperspace; Heterotopia; Metareality; Structuralism…

Navigating the way through the barrage of unique terminology used in architectural theory can seem like a daunting task, particularly to new architectural students.

Decoding Theoryspeak provides an accessible guide to the specialized language of contemporary design for the next generation of thinkers, architects and design leaders.

An essential pocket sized resource, this book is clearly cross-referenced and illustrated throughout, providing coherent definitions of over 200 terms. Crucial reading for students and practitioners alike.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415778305
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
10/20/2010
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
5.40(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

List of Contributors. Acknowledgements. Preface. Introduction. Theoryspeak. List of Terms. Further Reading

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