Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Description - The Global Architect by Donald McNeill

The Global Architect explores the increasing significance of globalization processes on urban change, architectural practice and the built environment. In what is primarily a critical sociological overview of the current global architectural industry, Donald McNeill covers the "star system" of international architects who combine celebrity and hypermobility, the top firms, whose offices are currently undergoing a major global expansion, and the role of advanced information technology in expanding the geographical scope of the industry.

Buy The Global Architect by Donald McNeill from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780415956406
ISBN-10: 0415956404
Format: Hardback
(235mm x 156mm x mm)
Pages: 192
Imprint: Routledge
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 1-Jul-2008
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Other Editions - The Global Architect by Donald McNeill

Book Reviews - The Global Architect by Donald McNeill

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Global Architect book by Donald McNeill and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review


Author Biography - Donald McNeill

Donald McNeill (Ph.D., University of Wales) is Associate Professor at the Urban Research Centre, University of Western Sydney, Australia. He is known for his research in urban geography, and in particular the relationship between architecture and urban space.

Books By Donald McNeill

Urban Studies - Society by Donald McNeill
Hardback, December 2009
$917.10
Key Concepts in Urban Geography by Donald McNeill
Paperback, December 2008
$67.50
Compassion by Donald McNeill
Paperback, June 2008
$21.65
Global Architect by Donald McNeill
Paperback, September 2007
$64.79