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Title Understanding meaningful environments : architectural precedents and the question of identity in creative design / edited by K. Moraes Zarzar and A. Guney
Published Amsterdam : IOS Press, [2008]
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Description 1 online resource (vii, 124 pages) : illustrations
Series Research in design series, 1569-7258 ; v. 4
Research in design series ; v. 4
Contents Title page; Acknowledgements; Contents; Introduction; The use of architectural precedents in creative design; Architecture of place and cognitive biases; Parametric simulation and pre-parametric design thinking; How Lewis Mumford rethought regionalist precedents; The question of identity in design; Rio De Janeiro, Brazil: The articulation between formal and informal city; Architectural precedent analysis; Afterword; About the Authors; Figures
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Print version record
Subject Architectural design.
Architecture -- Details.
Form Electronic book
Author Guney, A. (Ali)
Moraes Zarzar, Karina, 1961-
ISBN 1441601589 (electronic bk.)
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