The Luminous Ground: Nature of Order, Book 4: An Essay on the Art of Building and the Nature of the Universe

The Luminous Ground: Nature of Order, Book 4: An Essay on the Art of Building and the Nature of the Universe

by Christopher Alexander, Joseph Telushkin
     
 
Book Four presents a new cosmology that arises from the careful study of architecture and art, and above all from the practice of the arts. It is a cosmology which places the I, our experience of self, as the linking stem that unites each individual with the whole, connecting consciousness and matter.

Overview

Book Four presents a new cosmology that arises from the careful study of architecture and art, and above all from the practice of the arts. It is a cosmology which places the I, our experience of self, as the linking stem that unites each individual with the whole, connecting consciousness and matter.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780972652940
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis, Inc.
Publication date:
09/15/2004
Series:
Nature of Order Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
356
Product dimensions:
7.86(w) x 11.22(h) x 0.82(d)

Meet the Author

Christopher Alexander is a fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, architect, builder, and author of many books and technical papers. He is the winner of the first medal for research ever awarded by the American Institute of Architects, and after 40 years of teaching is Professor Emeritus at the University of California, Berkeley.

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