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dc.contributor.advisor Mabe, Robert Doss
dc.creatorDrummond, Wayne
dc.date.accessioned 2016-04-22T21:57:20Z
dc.date.available 2016-04-22T21:57:20Z
dc.date.issued 1969
dc.identifier.citation Drummond, Wayne. "Architecture and urbanism 1948-1968: a comparative analysis of selected contemporary theories." (1969) Master’s Thesis, Rice University. https://hdl.handle.net/1911/89512.
dc.identifier.urihttps://hdl.handle.net/1911/89512
dc.description.abstract This thesis demonstrates that: Louis Kahn, Aldo van Eyck, Alison and Peter Smithson, Kenzo Tange, Robert Venturi, Shadrach Woods, David Crane, Noriaki Kurokawa, Denise Scott-Brown, and Fumihiko Maki are evolving theories of architecture and urbanism based upon the accommodation of growth and change, and a response to man's need for identity and association; and that the elements of movement and urban tissue and their corresponding linkage are ordered within this conceptual framework. The Determinants of Form - Formal Expression Fundamental to the development of this thesis is the distinction between the determinants of form and formal expression. Determinants of form are the forces which influence the formal expression of our environment. Interpretations of the nature of these determinants range from the points of view that they are either harmonious or conflicting natural systems. The degree to which these interpretations are formally expressed is a product of the
dc.format.extent 213 pp
dc.language.iso eng
dc.title Architecture and urbanism 1948-1968: a comparative analysis of selected contemporary theories
dc.type Thesis
dc.identifier.digital RICE0542
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thesis.degree.department Architecture
thesis.degree.discipline Architecture
thesis.degree.grantor Rice University
thesis.degree.level Masters
thesis.degree.name Master of Architecture
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dc.identifier.callno Thesis Arch. 1969 Drummond


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