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A Second Modernism - a book by Tuerk, Stephanie Marie

A Second Modernism

MIT, Architecture, and the 'Techno-Social' Moment

A Second Modernism( )
Editor: Dutta, Arindam
Author: Tuerk, Stephanie Marie
As told to: Kubo, Michael
Chuong, Jennifer Yeesue
Chernyakova, Irina
Publication Date:Sep 2013
Publisher:MIT Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $69.95
Book Description:

After World War II, a second modernism emerged in architecture -- an attempt, in architectural scholar Joan Ockman's words, "to transform architecture from a 'soft' aesthetic discipline into a 'hard,' objectively verifiable field of design expertise." Architectural thought was influenced by linguistic, behavioral, computational, mediatic, cybernetic, and other urban and behavioral models, as well as systems-based and artificial intelligence theories. This nearly 1,000-page book...
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Detailed Subjects: Education / Higher
Architecture / Study & Teaching
Architecture / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.5 x 9.5 x 1.625 Inches
Book Weight:4.35 Pounds

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