Architecture Re-assembled: The Use (and Abuse) of History

Architecture Re-assembled: The Use (and Abuse) of History

by Trevor Garnham


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780415522458
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 04/10/2013
Pages: 240
Product dimensions: 6.80(w) x 9.50(h) x 0.60(d)

About the Author

Trevor Garnham is an architect and former Principal Lecturer at Kingston University School of Architecture, UK.

Table of Contents

Introduction 1. Vico and the ‘New Science’ of History 2. After Vitruvius: The Search for a New Fundamental Ground 3. Aesthetics and Questions of Style 4. In what Style should we Build? 5. Nietzsche and the History beyond History 6. Approaches to Modernism 7. Modernism Against History 8. Le Corbusier: For or Against History? 9. Regional Resistance 10. Late Modernism and Critical Histories 11. From Post-Modernism to Meaning in Architecture Epilogue

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