Architecture and Utopia
Design and Capitalist Development
By (author) Manfredo Tafuri
Normal Price: $50.89
Your Price: $45.80 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $5.09! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $2.29 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available, ships in 10-12 days
Architecture and Utopia by Manfredo Tafuri
Book DescriptionWritten from a neo-Marxist point of view by a prominent Italian architectural historian, Architecture and Utopia leads the reader beyond architectural form into a broader understanding of the relation of architecture to society and the architect to the workforce and the marketplace. It discusses the Garden Cities movement and the suburban developments it generated, the German-Russian architectural experiments of the 1920s, the place of the avant-garde in the plastic arts, and the uses and pitfalls of seismological approaches to architecture, and assesses the prospects of socialist alternatives.
Buy Architecture and Utopia book by Manfredo Tafuri from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9780262700207
(178mm x 114mm x 12mm)
Imprint: MIT Press
Publisher: MIT Press Ltd
Publish Date: 1-Jan-1976
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author Manfredo Tafuri
Venice and the Renaissance, Paperback (May 1995)» View all books by Manfredo Tafuri
A history of Venetian culture from the beginning of the 16th century through the first decades of the 17th century. This study records the battle that was fought for architecture as metaphor for absolute truth and good government.
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Architecture and Utopia book by Manfredo Tafuri and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Bestselling Books: Our Current Bestsellers | Australia's Hottest 1000 Books | Bestselling Fiction | Bestselling Crime Mysteries and Thrillers | Bestselling Non Fiction Books | Bestselling Sport Books | Bestselling Gardening and Handicrafts Books | Bestselling Biographies | Bestselling Food and Drink | Bestselling History | Bestselling Travel Books | Bestselling School Textbooks & Study Guides | Bestselling Children's General Non-Fiction | Bestselling Young Adult Fiction | Bestselling Children's Fiction | Bestselling Picture Books | Top 100 US Bestsellers
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-5pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
Address: Boomerang Books, 878 Military Road, Mosman Junction, NSW, 2088
© 2003-2016. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687
For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.