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By Vincent B. Canizaro

during this swiftly globalizing global, any research of structure necessarily ends up in issues of regionalism. yet regardless of its omnipresence in modern perform and concept, architectural regionalism is still a fluid inspiration, its old improvement and present impression mostly undocumented. This complete reader brings jointly over forty key essays illustrating the total variety of principles embodied by means of the time period. Authored via very important critics, historians, and designers resembling Kenneth Frampton, Lewis Mumford, Sigfried Giedion, and Alan Colquhoun, Architectural Regionalism represents the historical past of regionalist considering in structure from the early 20th century to today.

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