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    • Lindner, Christoph; Sandoval, Gerard (2021)
      Gentrification is reshaping cities worldwide, resulting in seductive spaces and exclusive communities that aspire to innovation, creativity, sustainability, and technological sophistication. Gentrification is also contributing ...
    • Martinis, Roberta (2021)
      The book examines the private palaces in the Duchy of Milan during the Sforza era, designed and built between Ludovico il Moro's seizure of power in 1480 and the first quarter of the following century. The result is a ...
    • Kapliński, Oleg; Bonenberg, Wojciech (2020)
      The book is addressed to architects and civil engineers. Design and research are areas connecting their activities. The contents of the book confirm the fact that the interface between architecture and engineering is ...
    • Trogal, Kim; Bauman, Irena; Lawrence, Ranald; Petrescu, Doina (2018)
      Resilience will be a defining quality of the twenty-first century. As we witness the increasingly turbulent effects of climate change, the multiple challenges of resource depletion and wage stagnation, we know that our ...
    • Turpin, Etienne (2013)
      Research regarding the significance and consequence of anthropogenic transformations of the earth’s land, oceans, biosphere and climate have demonstrated that, from a wide variety of perspectives, it is very likely that ...
    • Prokop, Ursula (2005)
      This manuscript is based on the results of a research project (No. 7726), carried out at the Institute for the History of Art (University of Vienna) under the direction of Professor Dr. Peter Haiko, and sponsored by the ...
    • Rumpfhuber, Andreas (2013)
      The book takes up the (post-)operaist concept of immaterial labour (cf. Maurizio Lazzarato: 1998, Toni Negri, Michael Hardt: 2000) and relates it to spatial processes and architectural projects from the 1960s. The book’s ...
    • Fitzner, Sebastian (2016)
      ation such as the registry, the library, and the armoury, but also in the Cabinet of Curiosities, or in the architect’s personal archive. Even with only a small number of known approaches theorizing architectural drawings ...
    • Ascher Barnstone, Deborah (2016)
      The Breslau arts scene during the Weimar period was one of the most vibrant in all of Germany, yet it has disappeared from memory and historiography. 'Beyond the Bauhaus' explores the polyvalent and contradictory nature ...
    • Rastellini, Fernando; Martínez, Xavier; Oller, Sergio (2014)
      This chapter presents the theory of series-parallel mixtures. This is a formulation for the simulation of the mechanical behavior of composite materials, which allows to obtain the non-linear behavior of the same from the ...
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      In 1953 the American Psychiatric Association established an Architectural Study Project in collaboration with the American Institute of Architects. The project brought together a wide range of experts from psychiatry and ...
    • Nallim, Liz; H. Barbat, Alex; Carlos Vielma, Juan; Molina, Maritzabel; Martínez, Xavier; Oller, Sergio (2014)
      This chapter presents a procedure to assess the magnitude of the damage local and global damage in structures subjected to static and dynamic actions, with special emphasis on the seismic problem. In addition to the ...
    • Han, Jiawen (2018)
      China is currently in the midst of an unprecedented building boom and, indeed, interest in Chinese contemporary architecture has been fuelled by this huge expansion. Through a cutting-edge theoretical discussion of Chinese ...
    • Nas, Peter J.M. (2011)
      This book examines design proposals that show symbolic handling of the 9/11 attack on New York, the disaster symbolism of the ship washed ashore by the tsunami in Banda Aceh, and the design of the symbol of the city of ...
    • Vis, Benjamin N. (2018)
      Cities Made of Boundaries presents the theoretical foundation and concepts for a new social scientific urban morphological mapping method, Boundary Line Type (BLT) Mapping. Its vantage is a plea to establish a frame of ...
    • Osman, Amira; Morado Nascimento, Denise; Sanín-Restrepo, Ricardo; Toffa, Tariq; Osman, Amira (2020)
      The scholarly purpose of this manuscript is to provide a resource for academics and researchers looking into cities, space and power in emerging economies. It also takes into consideration the relationship between emerging ...
    • Versaci, Antonella; Nour, Zeinab; Hawkes, Dean; Bougdah, Hocine; Ghoneem, Mahmoud; Catalani, Anna; Trapani, Ferdinando; SotocaI, Adolf (2018)
      This book is a combination of innovative research submitted to a conference on Cities’ Identity Through Architecture and Arts (CITAA) whereas scholars from all over the world gather in one venue to discuss cultural, ...
    • Krinke, Rebecca (2005)
      Contemplative landscape and contemplative space are familiar terms in the areas of design, landscape architecture and architecture. Krinke and her highly regarded contributors set out to explore definitions, theories, and ...
    • Dolenz, Heimo (2001)
      Two seasons of excavation (1996 and 1997) have been completed at the "subterranean rotunda" southeast of the Basilica Damous-el-Karita on the outskirts of ancient Carthage (Blg. 1/15, 16; Blg. 3; Abb. 1). 'Me purpose of ...
    • Franken-Wendelstorf, Regina; Greisinger, Sybille; Gries, Christian (2019)
      Today, museums use various media to convey and communicate content. The spectrum ranges from print media to multimedia productions, hands-on and media stations to interactive, software and web-based offers. These change ...