Description - The Prefabricated Home by Colin Davies
An account of prefabricated architecture around the world, from McDonalds drive-through restaurants to IKEA's flat-pack house. The author outlines the methods and motives behind prefabricated buildings and assesses the implications for modern domestic architecture. He shows that prefabricated building has the potential to produce an exciting new architecture that is humane, liberating and environmentally friendly.
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(216mm x 156mm x mm)
Publisher: Reaktion Books
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Author Biography - Colin Davies
Colin Davies is Professor in the Department of Architecture at London Metropolitan University. He is the author of numerous architectural publications including High-tech Architecture (1990).