The language of post-modern architecture
Read Online
Share

The language of post-modern architecture by Charles Jencks

  • 428 Want to read
  • ·
  • 14 Currently reading

Published by Rizzoli in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Architecture, Modern -- 20th century,
  • Communication in architectural design

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementCharles A. Jencks.
The Physical Object
Pagination136 p. :
Number of Pages136
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15446891M
ISBN 100847801675
LC Control Number76062545
OCLC/WorldCa4292143

Download The language of post-modern architecture

PDF EPUB FB2 MOBI RTF

  Combining a theoretical treatment of the architectural language with a record of the Post-Modern movement at six different stages in its history, this book defines Post-Modernism in architecture. The buildings of Robert Venturi and Michael Graves, among others, are featured/5.   "The Language of Post-Modern Architecture" is unique in combining a theoretical treatment of the architectural language with a record of the Post-Modern movement at 6 different stages in its history; a book which has helped steer the course of this tradition and now, at the very moment of its troubled success, charts a new direction/5(5). Charles Jencks has 67 books on Goodreads with ratings. Charles Jencks’s most popular book is Language of Post-Modern Architecture 6. Architectural critic and historian Charles Jencks is the author of, among many other titles, Le Corbusier and the Tragic View of Architecture (Doubleday 50M copies sold to date)., The Language of Post-Modern Architecture, and The Architecture of the Jumping Universe.

This book, now in its 6th edition, has become a classic. Written in , it was the first to define Post-Modernism in architecture - an event which led to its subsequent adoption in other fields. Perhaps no other book has had such importance in shaping opinions and practice, and this 6th edition brings the story up to date. "The Language of Post-Modern Architecture" is unique in combining a. No Jacket. 2 books -- The Language of Post-Modern Architecture. Charles Jencks. Rizzoli. p. oversized trade paperback, covers bumped/scuffed, binding tight, text clean/unmarked, owner name stamps title page + Architecture Predictions and Methods. WELCOME, LET THE FUN BEGIN! Get e-Books "The Language Of Architecture" on Pdf, ePub, Tuebl, Mobi and Audiobook for are more than 1 Million Books that have been enjoyed by people from all over the world. Always update books hourly, if not looking, search in the book search column. Enjoy % FREE. ISBN: OCLC Number: Performer(s): ISBN Pbk, \ Description: pages: illustrations.

The Language of Post-Modern Architecture Add to My Reading List; Charles Jencks. Rizzoli International Publications, New York, This book expanded my view of contemporary architecture and prompted my experiments with translating some of the issues raised into industrial design. Get this from a library! The language of post-modern architecture. [Charles Jencks] -- "Combining a theoretical treatment of the architectural language with a record of the Post-Modern movement at six different stages in its history, this book defines Post-Modernism in architecture. A 'read' is counted each time someone views a publication summary (such as the title, abstract, and list of authors), clicks on a figure, or views or downloads the full-text. "On the contrary, it. "The Language of Post-Modern Architecture" is unique in combining a theoretical treatment of the architectural language with a record of the Post-Modern movement at 6 different stages in its history; a book which has helped steer the course of this tradition and now, at the very moment of its troubled success, charts a new direction/5(4).