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Modern Architecture

 Author: Kenneth Frampton  Category: History + Theory  Publisher: Thames & Hudson Ltd  Publish: September 30, 2007  ISBN: 9780500203958  Pages: 424  Country: London, United Kingdom  Language: English  Dimension: 148 x 210 x 26.92mm

This acclaimed survey of modern architecture and its origins has become a classic since it first appeared in 1980. For this fourth edition Kenneth Frampton has added a major new chapter that explores the effects of globalization on architecture in recent years, the rise and rise of the celebrity architect, and the way in which practices worldwide have addressed such issues as sustainability and habitat. The bibliography has also been updated and expanded, making this volume more complete and indispensable than ever.

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