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Domestic Architecture and the Use of Space An Interdisciplinary Cross-Cultural Study

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ISBN-10: 0521445779

ISBN-13: 9780521445771

Edition: 1993

Authors: Susan Kent, Wendy Ashmore, Francoise Audouze, Cyprian Broodbank, Tim Murray

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This text investigates the relationship between the built environment and the organization of space. The contributors are classical and prehistoric archaeologists, anthropologists and architects, who, from their different backgrounds are able to offer some of the insights into this relationship.
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Book details

List price: $52.00
Copyright year: 1993
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 6/25/1993
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 204
Size: 8.50" wide x 11.00" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.100
Language: English

List of contributors
Acknowledgements
Activity areas and architecture: an interdisciplinary view of the relationship between use of space and domestic built environments
Systems of activities and systems of settings
Domestic space and the tenacity of tradition among some Betsileo of Madagascar
The built environment and consumer decisions
Behavioral conventions and archaeology: methods for the analysis of ancient architecture
Public collective and private space: a study of urban housing in Switzerland
Domestic space in the Greek city-state
A structuring structure: the Swahili house
A cross-cultural study of segmentation, architecture, and the use of space
Domestic space and social structure in pre-Columbian northern Peru
References
Index