The Process of Creating Life

An Essay on the Art of Building and the Nature of the Universe

By Christopher Alexander
(Center for Environmental Structure, Hardcover, 9780972652926, 636pp.)

Publication Date: January 2006

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Christopher Alexander's masterwork, the result of 27 years of research, considers three vital perspectives: a scientific perspective; a perspective based on beauty and grace; a commonsense perspective based on our intuitions and everyday life.

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