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Title Theorizing a new agenda for architecture : an anthology of architectural theory, 1965-1995 / Kate Nesbitt, editor.
Published New York : Princeton Architectural Press, c1996.
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 Floor3  NA680 .T45 1996    IN LIBRARY
  
Edition 1st ed.
Description 606 p. : ill., map ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 585-590) and index.
Contents Acknowledgements -- Preface -- Introduction -- Chapter 1. Postmodernism: architectural responses to the crisis within Modernism -- Chapter 2. Semiotics and structuralism: the question of signification -- Chapter 3. Poststructuralism and deconstruction: the issues of originality and authorship -- Chapter 4. Historicism: the problem of tradition -- Chapter 5. Typology and transformation -- Chapter 6. Urban theory after Modernism: contextualism, main street, and beyond -- Chapter 7. The school of Venice -- Chapter 8. Political and ethical agendas -- Chapter 9. Phenomenology: of meaning and place -- Chapter 10. Architecture, nature, and the constructed site -- Chapter 11. Critical regionalism: local culture vs. universal civilization -- Chapter 12. Tectonic expression -- Chapter 13. Feminism, gender, and the problem of the body -- Chapter 14. Contemporary definitions of the sublime -- Notes on contributors -- Illustration sources -- Bibliography -- Index.
Subject Architecture, Modern -- 20th century.
Related Names Nesbitt, Kate, 1957-
Related To Online version: Theorizing a new agenda for architecture. 1st ed. New York : Princeton Architectural Press, c1996 (OCoLC)605290349
ISBN 1568980531 (cloth : alk. paper)
9781568980539 (cloth : alk. paper)
156898054X (paper : alk. paper)
9781568980546 (paper : alk. paper)
OCLC number 33668084