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A PRIMER ON THEORY IN ARCHITECTURE. Karen Cordes Spence. Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, New York, 2017. 156 pp. with 19 ills. 23 x 16 cm. LC 2016-26504 ISBN 9781138912410 In English.
Hardcover edition also available; see Worldwide 175525. Publisher's description: A Primer on Theory in Architecture discusses how theory is defined in architecture, how it is identified, its location in larger perspectives or worldviews, its relationships to other areas in architecture, and how it can be constructed. The book explores the definition, elements and characteristics of theory along with subjects associated with theory and how these associations are recognized. In addition, case studies tackle both individual theorists and common approaches to the topic. Aimed at the new student of architectural theory, if you are just beginning to tackle this subject, begin with this book.
Indexing: Western, International (Western Style) — Post-2000 — Architecture, Criticism/Theory
Plans: 73,55
Worldwide Number: 175526
Paperbound $49.95    

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