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Architecture [electronic resource] : Form, Space, and Order

By: Material type: Computer fileComputer filePublisher number: 9780471752165Publication details: New York : John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 2010.Edition: 3rd edISBN:
  • 9781118004838
Subject(s): Genre/Form: Additional physical formats: No title; Print version:: Architecture : Form, Space, and OrderDDC classification:
  • 720.1
LOC classification:
  • NA2760.C46 2007
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Contents:
Architecture: Form, Space, and Order, 3rd Edition; CONTENTS; PREFACE; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; INTRODUCTION; Chapter 1: Primary Elements; PRIMARY ELEMENTS; POINT; POINT ELEMENTS; TWO POINTS; LINE; LINEAR ELEMENTS; FROM LINE TO PLANE; PLANE; PLANAR ELEMENTS; VOLUME; VOLUMETRIC ELEMENTS; Chapter 2: Form; PROPERTIES OF FORM; SHAPE; PRIMARY SHAPES; CIRCLE; TRIANGLE; SQUARE; SURFACES; CURVED SURFACES; PRIMARY SOLIDS; REGULAR & IRREGULAR FORMS; TRANSFORMATION OF FORM; DIMENSIONAL TRANSFORMATION; SUBTRACTIVE FORM; SUBTRACTIVE & ADDITIVE FORMS; ADDITIVE FORM; CENTRALIZED FORM; LINEAR FORM; RADIAL FORM
CLUSTERED FORMGRID FORM; FORMAL COLLISIONS OF GEOMETRY; CIRCLE & SQUARE; ROTATED GRID; ARTICULATION OF FORM; EDGES & CORNERS; SURFACE ARTICULATION; Chapter 3: Form & Space; FORM & SPACE: THE UNITY OF OPPOSITES; FORM DEFINING SPACE; HORIZONTAL ELEMENTS DEFINING SPACE; BASE PLANE; ELEVATED BASE PLANE; DEPRESSED BASE PLANE; OVERHEAD PLANE; VERTICAL ELEMENTS DEFINING SPACE; VERTICAL LINEAR ELEMENTS; SINGLE VERTICAL PLANE; L-SHAPED CONFIGURATION OF PLANES; PARALLEL VERTICAL PLANES; U-SHAPED PLANES; FOUR PLANES: CLOSURE; SUMMARY TYPOLOGY: SPACE-DEFINING ELEMENTS; OPENINGS IN SPACE-DEFINING ELEMENTS
OPENINGS WITHIN PLANESOPENINGS AT CORNERS; OPENINGS BETWEEN PLANES; QUALITIES OF ARCHITECTURAL SPACE; DEGREE OF ENCLOSURE; LIGHT; VIEW; Chapter 4: Organization; ORGANIZATION OF FORM AND SPACE; SPATIAL RELATIONSHIPS; SPACE WITHIN A SPACE; INTERLOCKING SPACES; ADJACENT SPACES; SPACES LINKED BY A COMMON SPACE; SPATIAL ORGANIZATIONS; CENTRALIZED ORGANIZATIONS; LINEAR ORGANIZATIONS; RADIAL ORGANIZATIONS; CLUSTERED ORGANIZATIONS; GRID ORGANIZATIONS; Chapter 5: Circulation; CIRCULATION: MOVEMENT THROUGH SPACE; CIRCULATION ELEMENTS; APPROACH; ENTRANCE; CONFIGURATION OF THE PATH
PATH- SPACE RELATIONSHIPSFORM OF THE CIRCULATION SPACE; Chapter 6: Proportion & Scale; PROPORTION & SCALE; MATERIAL PROPORTIONS; STRUCTURAL PROPORTIONS; MANUFACTURED PROPORTIONS; PROPORTIONING SYSTEMS; GOLDEN SECTION; REGULATING LINES; CLASSICAL ORDERS; RENAISSANCE THEORIES; MODULOR; KEN; ANTHROPOMETRY; SCALE; VISUAL SCALE; HUMAN SCALE; A SCALAR COMPARISON; Chapter 7: Principles; ORDERING PRINCIPLES; AXIS; SYMMETRY; HIERARCHY; DATUM; RHYTHM; REPETITION; TRANSFORMATION; CONCLUSION; A SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY; GLOSSARY; INDEX OF BUILDINGS; INDEX TO DESIGNERS; INDEX TO SUBJECT MATTER
Summary: A superb visual reference to the principles of architecture Now including interactive CD-ROM! For more than thirty years, the beautifully illustrated Architecture: Form, Space, and Order has been the classic introduction to the basic vocabulary of architectural design. The updated Third Edition features expanded sections on circulation, light, views, and site context, along with new considerations of environmental factors, building codes, and contemporary examples of form, space, and order. This classic visual reference helps both students and practicing architects u
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Architecture: Form, Space, and Order, 3rd Edition; CONTENTS; PREFACE; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; INTRODUCTION; Chapter 1: Primary Elements; PRIMARY ELEMENTS; POINT; POINT ELEMENTS; TWO POINTS; LINE; LINEAR ELEMENTS; FROM LINE TO PLANE; PLANE; PLANAR ELEMENTS; VOLUME; VOLUMETRIC ELEMENTS; Chapter 2: Form; PROPERTIES OF FORM; SHAPE; PRIMARY SHAPES; CIRCLE; TRIANGLE; SQUARE; SURFACES; CURVED SURFACES; PRIMARY SOLIDS; REGULAR & IRREGULAR FORMS; TRANSFORMATION OF FORM; DIMENSIONAL TRANSFORMATION; SUBTRACTIVE FORM; SUBTRACTIVE & ADDITIVE FORMS; ADDITIVE FORM; CENTRALIZED FORM; LINEAR FORM; RADIAL FORM

CLUSTERED FORMGRID FORM; FORMAL COLLISIONS OF GEOMETRY; CIRCLE & SQUARE; ROTATED GRID; ARTICULATION OF FORM; EDGES & CORNERS; SURFACE ARTICULATION; Chapter 3: Form & Space; FORM & SPACE: THE UNITY OF OPPOSITES; FORM DEFINING SPACE; HORIZONTAL ELEMENTS DEFINING SPACE; BASE PLANE; ELEVATED BASE PLANE; DEPRESSED BASE PLANE; OVERHEAD PLANE; VERTICAL ELEMENTS DEFINING SPACE; VERTICAL LINEAR ELEMENTS; SINGLE VERTICAL PLANE; L-SHAPED CONFIGURATION OF PLANES; PARALLEL VERTICAL PLANES; U-SHAPED PLANES; FOUR PLANES: CLOSURE; SUMMARY TYPOLOGY: SPACE-DEFINING ELEMENTS; OPENINGS IN SPACE-DEFINING ELEMENTS

OPENINGS WITHIN PLANESOPENINGS AT CORNERS; OPENINGS BETWEEN PLANES; QUALITIES OF ARCHITECTURAL SPACE; DEGREE OF ENCLOSURE; LIGHT; VIEW; Chapter 4: Organization; ORGANIZATION OF FORM AND SPACE; SPATIAL RELATIONSHIPS; SPACE WITHIN A SPACE; INTERLOCKING SPACES; ADJACENT SPACES; SPACES LINKED BY A COMMON SPACE; SPATIAL ORGANIZATIONS; CENTRALIZED ORGANIZATIONS; LINEAR ORGANIZATIONS; RADIAL ORGANIZATIONS; CLUSTERED ORGANIZATIONS; GRID ORGANIZATIONS; Chapter 5: Circulation; CIRCULATION: MOVEMENT THROUGH SPACE; CIRCULATION ELEMENTS; APPROACH; ENTRANCE; CONFIGURATION OF THE PATH

PATH- SPACE RELATIONSHIPSFORM OF THE CIRCULATION SPACE; Chapter 6: Proportion & Scale; PROPORTION & SCALE; MATERIAL PROPORTIONS; STRUCTURAL PROPORTIONS; MANUFACTURED PROPORTIONS; PROPORTIONING SYSTEMS; GOLDEN SECTION; REGULATING LINES; CLASSICAL ORDERS; RENAISSANCE THEORIES; MODULOR; KEN; ANTHROPOMETRY; SCALE; VISUAL SCALE; HUMAN SCALE; A SCALAR COMPARISON; Chapter 7: Principles; ORDERING PRINCIPLES; AXIS; SYMMETRY; HIERARCHY; DATUM; RHYTHM; REPETITION; TRANSFORMATION; CONCLUSION; A SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY; GLOSSARY; INDEX OF BUILDINGS; INDEX TO DESIGNERS; INDEX TO SUBJECT MATTER

A superb visual reference to the principles of architecture Now including interactive CD-ROM! For more than thirty years, the beautifully illustrated Architecture: Form, Space, and Order has been the classic introduction to the basic vocabulary of architectural design. The updated Third Edition features expanded sections on circulation, light, views, and site context, along with new considerations of environmental factors, building codes, and contemporary examples of form, space, and order. This classic visual reference helps both students and practicing architects u