URBAN STUDIES AND THEORY

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Hatje Cantz

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Paperback, 7.75 x 10.25 in. / 168 pgs / 200 color.

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Catalog: SPRING 2012 p. 119   

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Highrise

Idea and Reality

Edited by Andres Janser. Texts by Karin Gimmi, Andres Janser, Andres Lepik, Clifford A. Pearson, Eric Schuldenfrei, Martino Stierli, Marisa Yiu.

Did you know that around half of the world’s extant highrise structures were erected only within the past ten years? Highrise: Idea and Reality offers a comprehensive examination of the highrise phenomenon and its surprisingly recent international ubiquity. A wide range of contemporary highrises are explored in their broadest cultural and civic contexts--contexts which can vary greatly from continent to continent, and from culture to culture--illuminating not only the effects of these imposing buildings upon their immediate landscapes, but also the everyday lives of their inhabitants. Alongside a wealth of photographic documentation, essays by architectural scholars and journalists Karin Gimmi, Andres Janser, Andres Lepik, Clifford A. Pearson, Eric Schuldenfrei, Martino Stierli and Marisa Yiu offer theoretical elaborations on the function of the highrise and its symbolic power as the signature structure of the modern city.
Highrise

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Collective for a Socialist Architecture

COLLECTIVE FOR A SOCIALIST ARCHITECTURE

Edited by Jesko Fezer, Nikolaus Hirsch, Wilfried Kuehn, Hila Peleg. Text by Philipp Oswalt.

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Housing After the Neoliberal Turn

HOUSING AFTER THE NEOLIBERAL TURN

Edited by Christian Hiller, Jesko Fezer, Nikolaus Hirsch, Wilfried Kuehn, Hila Peleg.

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ISBN: 9783959050487 | US $19.00

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Displayed Spaces

DISPLAYED SPACES

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Architecture After Speculation

ARCHITECTURE AFTER SPECULATION

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ISBN: 9783959050173 | US $15.00

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Kotti & Co + Estudio Teddy Cruz + Forman

KOTTI & CO + ESTUDIO TEDDY CRUZ + FORMAN

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ISBN: 9783959050500 | US $29.95

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Stille Straße 10 + Assemble

STILLE STRAßE 10 + ASSEMBLE

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The Housing Question Complete Set

THE HOUSING QUESTION COMPLETE SET

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Dogma + Realism Working Group

DOGMA + REALISM WORKING GROUP

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ISBN: 9783959050531 | US $26.00

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Kooperatives Labor Studierender + Atelier Bow-Wow

KOOPERATIVES LABOR STUDIERENDER + ATELIER BOW-WOW

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ISBN: 9783959050524 | US $20.00

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The Metropolitan Laboratory Magazine, Vol. 1

THE METROPOLITAN LABORATORY MAGAZINE, VOL. 1

Edited by Kristin Feireiss, Lukas Feireiss.

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New Connections: New Architecture, New Urban Environments and the London Jubilee Line Extension

NEW CONNECTIONS: NEW ARCHITECTURE, NEW URBAN ENVIRONMENTS AND THE LONDON JUBILEE LINE EXTENSION

Contributions by Maryanne Stevens.

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ISBN: 9780810966413 | US $17.95

Pub Date: 2/1/2002
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Sky High: Vertical Architecture

SKY HIGH: VERTICAL ARCHITECTURE

Text by Chris Abel.

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ISBN: 9781903973332 | US $21.95

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