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Critical architecture

Critical architecture

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Published by Routledge in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Architectural criticism,
  • Architectural design

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementedited by Jane Rendell ... [et al.].
    SeriesCritiques--critical studies in architectural humanities
    ContributionsRendell, Jane, 1967-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNA2599.5 .C75 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17567060M
    ISBN 109780415415378, 9780415415385
    LC Control Number2007002166

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