By Vincent B. Canizaro

ISBN-10: 1568986165

ISBN-13: 9781568986166

during this swiftly globalizing international, any research of structure unavoidably results in concerns of regionalism. yet regardless of its omnipresence in modern perform and conception, architectural regionalism continues to be a fluid notion, its old improvement and present impression principally undocumented. This complete reader brings jointly over forty key essays illustrating the entire diversity of rules embodied by way of the time period. Authored by way of very important critics, historians, and designers reminiscent of Kenneth Frampton, Lewis Mumford, Sigfried Giedion, and Alan Colquhoun, Architectural Regionalism represents the heritage of regionalist considering in structure from the early 20th century to today.

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