Scope of total architecture.

Collection Type

  • Books and periodicals

GUSN

GUSN-255155

Description

158 p. illus. 18 cm.

Details

Descriptive Terms

Architecture, Modern 20th century.

Originator

Gropius, Walter, 1883-1969.

Contents

Approach -- My conception of the Bauhaus idea -- Is there a science of design? -- Blueprint of an architect's education -- Appraisal of the development of modern architecture -- Archeology or architecture for contemporary buildings? -- The architect within our industrial society -- Architect : servant or leader? -- CIAM 1928-1953 -- Sociological premises for the minimum dwelling of urban industrial populations -- Houses, walk-ups or high-rise apartment blocks? -- Organic neighborhood planning -- Problems of the "core" (community center) -- Housing industry -- A way out of the housing confusion.

Publication

New York, Collier Books

Publisher Series

World perspectives, v. 3

Description

158 p. illus. 18 cm.

Notes

Gift of Earle Shettleworth, Jr., October 25, 2002.

Call Number

Stacks NA680.G73 1962