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Project of Crisis - a book by Biraghi, Marco

Project of Crisis

Manfredo Tafuri and Contemporary Architecture

Project of Crisis( )
Author: Biraghi, Marco
Series title:Writing Architecture Ser.
Publication Date:Aug 2013
Publisher:MIT Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $22.95
Book Description:

The influential Italian architectural historian Manfredo Tafuri (1935--1994) invoked the productive possibilities of crisis, writing that history is a "project of crisis" ( progetto di crisi). In this entry in the Writing Architecture series, Marco Biraghi explores Tafuri's multifaceted and often knotty oeuvre, using the historian's concept of a project of crisis as a lens through which to examine his historical construction of contemporary architecture.

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Detailed Subjects: Architecture / Criticism
Architecture / History / General
Architecture / Regional
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.375 x 8 x 0.5 Inches
Book Weight:0.91 Pounds

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