Encounters: v. 2

Encounters: v. 2 : Architectural Essays

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The essays included in this book examine the various themes of architecture. Through explorations of anthropology, psychology, sociology, philosophy, technology, and nature, the essays, lectures, and articles provide a comprehensive and detailed study of architecture as it relates to contemporary culture.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 336 pages
  • 190 x 250 x 22.35mm | 1,079.55g
  • Helsinki, Finland
  • English
  • 2nd ed.
  • 500 colour illustrations
  • 9522670200
  • 9789522670205
  • 563,789

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"[Juhani Pallasmaa's] style of inquiry is articulated with a sort of no-nonsense lyricism. The texts are illuminating, perspicacious, and easy to read." --www.architectsjournal.co.uk
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About Juhani Pallasmaa

Juhani Uolevi Pallasmaa is a Finnish architect and a visiting professor at Washington University in St. Louis and at the University of Illinois-Urbana Champaign. He is the author of "Archipelago - Essays on Architecture," "The Architecture of Image - Existential Space in Cinema," " Encounters - Architectural Essays," and "The Eyes of the Skin - Architecture and the Senses." He lives in Helsinki, Finland.
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