Enduring innocence global architecture and its political masquerades by Keller Easterling

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Published by MIT Press in Cambridge, Mass .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Architecture -- Social aspects,
  • Architecture and globalization,
  • Architecture -- Political aspects

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [197-234]) and index.

Book details

StatementKeller Easterling.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsNA2543.S6 E18 2005
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 241 p. :
Number of Pages241
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23239769M
ISBN 10026205079X
LC Control Number2005040877

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