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The Petrine revolution in Russian architecture
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Cracraft, James.

The Petrine revolution in Russian architecture / James Cracraft.

Chicago : University of Chicago Press, c1988.

A history of architectural theory
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Kruft, Hanno-Walter.

A history of architectural theory : from Vitruvius to the present / Hanno-Walter Kruft ; translated by Ronald Taylor, Elsie Callander, and Antony Wood.

New York : Princeton Architectural Press, c1994.

Architecture theory since 1968
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Architecture theory since 1968 / edited by K. Michael Hays

Cambridge, Mass. : MIT, c1998

Abstract: An anthology presenting forty-seven of the primary texts of architecture theory, introducing each by detailing the concepts and categories necessary for its understanding and evaluation. It also presents twelve documents of projects or events that had major theoretical repercussions for the period.

Modern architectural theory
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Mallgrave, Harry Francis

Modern architectural theory : a historical survey, 1673-1968 / Harry Francis Mallgrave

Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, [2005]

Abstract: Modern Architectural Theory is the first book to provide a comprehensive survey of architectural theorem, primarily in Europe and the United States, during three centuries of development. In this synthetic overview, Harry Mallgrave contextualizes architectural discourse within its social and political atmosphere.

The language of post-modern architecture
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Jencks, Charles.

The language of post-modern architecture / Charles Jencks.

6th ed.

New York : Rizzoli, 1991.

The language of space
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Lawson, Bryan

The language of space / Bryan Lawson

Oxford etc. : Architectural Press, 2001

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Abstract: This unique guide provides a systematic overview of the idea of architectural space. Bryan Lawson provides an ideal introduction to the topic, breaking down the complex and abstract terms used by many design theoreticians when writing about architectural space. Instead, our everyday knowledge is reintroduced to the language of design. Design values of 'space' are challenged and informed to stimulate a new theoretical and practical approach to design. This book views architectural and urban spaces as psychological, social and partly cultural phenomena. They accommodate, separate, structure, facilitate, heighten and even celebrate human spatial behaviour. It helps to reconnect your everyday implicit knowledge with your professional conceptual knowledge. You can gain a greater understanding of clients by questioning the values you commonly hold. It promotes easier communication by taking the abstract idea of 'space' and placing it in real terms.

Analysing architecture
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Unwin, Simon <1952->

Analysing architecture / Simon Unwin.

3rd ed.

New York : Routledge, 2009.

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Abstract: 'Analysing Architecture' presents an introduction to elements and concepts in architectural design, thereby offering a greater understanding of architecture's creative disciplines and allowing readers to develop their own design capacities.

Architecture as signs and systems
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Venturi, Robert.

Architecture as signs and systems : for a mannerist time / Robert Venturi & Denise Scott Brown.

London, Eng. : Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2004.

The William E. Massey, Sr. lectures in the history of American civilization

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Abstract: "The views of Venturi and Scott Brown have influenced architects worldwide for nearly half a century. Pluralism and multiculturalism; symbolism and iconography; popular culture and the everyday landscape; generic building and electronic communication are among the many ideas they have championed. Here, they present both a retrospective of their life work and a definitive statement of its theoretical underpinnings." "Architecture as Signs and Systems is a must for students of architecture and urban planning, as well as anyone intrigued by these seminal cultural figures."

The words between the spaces
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Markus, Thomas A.

The words between the spaces : buildings and language / Thomas A. Markus and Deborah Cameron.

New York : Routledge, 2002.

The architext series

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Abstract: Using language - speaking and understanding it - is a defining ability of human beings, woven into all human activity. It is therefore inevitable that it should be deeply implicated in the design, production and use of buildings. Building legislation, design guides, competition and other briefs, architectural criticism, teaching and scholarly material, and the media all produce their characteristic texts. The authors use texts about such projects as Berlin's new Reichstag, Scotland's new Parliament, and the Auschwitz concentration camp museum to clarify the interaction between texts, design, critical debate and response.

The theory of architecture
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Johnson, Paul-Alan

The theory of architecture : concepts, themes & practices / Paul Alan Johnson ; with a foreword by Stanley Tigerman

New York °etc.! : J. Wiley & Sons, c1994

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The classical language of architecture
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Summerson, John <1904-1992.>

The classical language of architecture / John Summerson.

Rev. and enl. ed.

London : Thames and Hudson, c1980.

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