The Story of Post-Modernism

The Story of Post-Modernism: Five Decades of the Ironic, Iconic and Critical in Architecture by Charles Jencks Wiley, 2011 Paperback, 272 pages Charles Jencks is attributed with marking the death of Modernism with the precise time of the demolition of the Pruitt-Igoe housing ...Read More

The Embodied Image and Thinking About Architecture

The Embodied Image: Imagination and Imagery in Architecture by Juhani Pallasmaa Wiley, 2011 Hardcover or paperback, 152 pages Thinking About Architecture: An Introduction to Architectural Theory by Colin Davies Laurence King Publishing, 2011 Paperback, 160 pages The Embodied Image is Finnish architect, educator, and writer Juhani ...Read More

Urban Design Since 1945

Urban Design Since 1945: A Global Perspective by David Grahame Shane Wiley, 2011 Paperback, 360 pages In David Grahame Shane's previous book, Recombinant Urbanism, the reader learns about the three constituent elements of urban design: enclaves, armatures, and heterotopias. To put it basically, ...Read More

The Post-Modern Reader

The Post-Modern Reader edited by Charles Jencks Wiley, 2nd Edition, 2011 Paperback, 352 pages The third title in Wiley's AD Reader series* is the second edition of 1992's The Post-Modern Reader, edited by Charles Jencks, a writer and landscape designer living in Scotland. ...Read More

The Thinking Hand

The Thinking Hand: Existential and Embodied Wisdom in Architecture by Juhani Pallasmaa Wiley, 2009 Paperback, 160 pages Finnish architect and professor Juhani Pallasmaa is a prolific writer, probably known more for his words than his designs. His pint-sized book The Eyes of ...Read More

Recombinant Urbanism

Recombinant Urbanism: Conceptual Modeling in Architecture, Urban Design, ...Read More

Philosophy of Symbiosis

The Philosophy of Symbiosis by Kisho Kurokawa Wiley, 1994 Paperback, 293 pages The expression of my own will is...the transformation ...Read More

The Skyscraper Bioclimatically Considered

The Skyscraper Bioclimatically Considered by Ken Yeang Wiley, 1996 Paperback, 269 pages Billed as a design primer, Yeang touches on each ...Read More