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Modern Architecture A Critical History

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ISBN-10: 0500204446

ISBN-13: 9780500204443

Edition: 5th (Revised)

Authors: Kenneth Frampton

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Kenneth Frampton's highly acclaimed survey of modern architecture and its origins has been a classic since it first appeared in 1980. Starting with the cultural developments since 1750 that drove the modern movement, moving through the creation of modern architecture, and exploring the effects of globalization and the phenomenon of international celebrity architects, this book is the definitive history of modern architecture.For this extensively revised and updated fifth edition of Modern Architecture, Frampton added new chapters exploring the ongoing modernist tradition in architecture while also examining the varied responses to the urgent need to build more sustainably and create…    
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Book details

List price: $29.95
Edition: 5th
Publisher: Thames & Hudson
Publication date: 9/8/2020
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 736
Size: 6.02" wide x 8.31" long x 1.61" tall
Weight: 3.124
Language: English

Kenneth Frampton is the Ware Professor of Architecture at the Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation at Columbia University.