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Author Stern, Robert A. M

Title Tradition and invention in architecture : conversations and essays / Robert A.M. Stern ; edited by Cynthia Davidson

Publ Info New Haven [Conn.] : Yale University Press, [2011]
New Haven [Conn.] : Yale University Press, [2011]
 RWU Arch  ARCH NA737.S64 A35 2011    AVAILABLE
 Salve Main Collection  NA737.S64 A35 2011    AVAILABLE
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Descript 189 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
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Contents Regionalism and the continuity of tradition -- What the classical can do for the modern -- Designing the American dream -- Housing America: 1920-1929 -- Architecture and place -- The suburban alternative for the "middle city" -- In praise of invented towns -- Landscape and gardens: a conversation -- The fall and rise of New York: trends and travesties in the service of community pride -- The Buell Center: an interview -- The modern architecture symposia: an interview -- The relevance of a decade: 1929-1939 -- Television and architecture: notes on Pride of place -- An architect's impressions of France -- Buildings and brands -- Rationalism and romanticism in the domestic architecture of George Howe -- Robert Moses as architect -- On Philip Johnson -- Remembering Louis Kahn -- Charles Moore: the architect running in place -- Norman foster at Yale -- Principles and values
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
LC subject Stern, Robert A. M
Architectural design
Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.)
Add Author Davidson, Cynthia C
ISBN 9780300181159 (cloth : alk. paper)
0300181159 (cloth : alk. paper)