Modern Architecture (Paperback)

A Critical History (World of Art)

By Kenneth Frampton

Thames & Hudson, 9780500203958, 424pp.

Publication Date: September 30, 2007

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Description

This acclaimed survey of modern architecture and its origins has become a classic since it first appeared in 1980. For the fourth edition Kenneth Frampton has added a major new section that explores the effects of globalization on architecture in recent years and examines the phenomenon of international celebrity architects who are increasingly active all over the world. The bibliography has been updated and expanded, making this volume more complete and indispensable than ever.