URBAN STUDIES AND THEORY

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Spector Books/Haus der Kulturen der Welt

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The Housing Question Complete Set

Wohnungsfrage


How do we create affordable housing today? Who are today’s new clients? What new answers can be found to the age-old housing questions? Housing constitutes the rooms, neighborhoods and streets of our daily lives, but a growing number of people are fi nding it increasingly diffi cult to access affordable housing on their own terms. Increasingly reduced to a real estate problem, housing issues have been dissociated from architecture, and a notable absence of alternative social actors is painfully apparent. Part of the HKW project Wohnungsfrage (The Housing Question), this investigates the fraught relationship between housing, architecture, and social reality, extending and documenting the exhibition of 1:1 experimental housing models, case studies and artistic works.

Consisting of 11 books examining options for self-determined, social and affordable housing, the series presents key historical works with new commentaries, contemporary case studies from around the world, and proposals by an international group of participating activists, architects and artists concerned with urban policy issues.

The Haus der Kulturen der Welt (Berlin) project Wohnungsfrage investigates the fraught relationship between architecture, housing, and social reality in an exhibition of experimental housing models, an international academy, and a publication series that examines various options for self-determined, social and affordable housing. This publication series presents key historical works accompanied by new commentaries, contemporary case studies from around the world, and publications by activists concerned with urban policy issues, architects, and artists.


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FORTHCOMING AND NEW: ARCHITECTURE

Collective for a Socialist Architecture

COLLECTIVE FOR A SOCIALIST ARCHITECTURE

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

SPECTOR BOOKS/HAUS DER KULTUREN DER WELT

ISBN: 9783959050470 | US $29.00

Pub Date: 3/1/2016
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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.

SPECTOR BOOKS/HAUS DER KULTUREN DER WELT

ISBN: 9783959050487 | US $19.00

Pub Date: 3/1/2016
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Displayed Spaces

DISPLAYED SPACES

SPECTOR BOOKS

ISBN: 9783944669694 | US $30.00

Pub Date: 7/1/2015
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Architecture After Speculation

ARCHITECTURE AFTER SPECULATION

SPECTOR BOOKS

ISBN: 9783959050173 | US $15.00

Pub Date: 9/6/2016
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Kotti & Co + Estudio Teddy Cruz + Forman

KOTTI & CO + ESTUDIO TEDDY CRUZ + FORMAN

SPECTOR BOOKS/HAUS DER KULTUREN DER WELT

ISBN: 9783959050500 | US $29.95

Pub Date: 3/1/2016
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Stille Straße 10 + Assemble

STILLE STRAßE 10 + ASSEMBLE

SPECTOR BOOKS/HAUS DER KULTUREN DER WELT

ISBN: 9783959050517 | US $23.00

Pub Date: 2/1/2016
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The Housing Question Complete Set

THE HOUSING QUESTION COMPLETE SET

SPECTOR BOOKS/HAUS DER KULTUREN DER WELT

ISBN: 9783959050562 | US $198.00

Pub Date: 2/1/2016
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Dogma + Realism Working Group

DOGMA + REALISM WORKING GROUP

SPECTOR BOOKS/HAUS DER KULTUREN DER WELT

ISBN: 9783959050531 | US $26.00

Pub Date: 3/1/2016
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Kooperatives Labor Studierender + Atelier Bow-Wow

KOOPERATIVES LABOR STUDIERENDER + ATELIER BOW-WOW

SPECTOR BOOKS/HAUS DER KULTUREN DER WELT

ISBN: 9783959050524 | US $20.00

Pub Date: 3/1/2016
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The Metropolitan Laboratory Magazine, Vol. 1

THE METROPOLITAN LABORATORY MAGAZINE, VOL. 1

Edited by Kristin Feireiss, Lukas Feireiss.

SPECTOR BOOKS

ISBN: 9783944083032 | US $22.00

Pub Date: 9/1/2016
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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.

ROYAL ACADEMY PUBLICATIONS

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.

ROYAL ACADEMY PUBLICATIONS

ISBN: 9781903973332 | US $21.95

Pub Date: 8/1/2003
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