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Higgott, Andrew.

Mediating modernism : architectural cultures in Britain / Andrew Higgott.

London ; Routledge, 2007.
New York : Routledge, 2007.
Physical Description:
viii, 216 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
Reference Library
NA2599.5 .H54 2007 (LC)
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Table of contents only
Publisher description
Includes bibliographical references (p. [205]-211) and index.
Subject Terms:
Architectural criticism -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.
Architecture -- Great Britain -- 20th century.
Architecture, Modern -- 20th century -- Philosophy.

  • Making it new : the discourses of architecture and modernism in Britain
  • The mission of modernism : James Richards and the Architectural review
  • The forgetting of art : the Abercrombie Plan for post-war London
  • The shift to the specific : the new interpretation of materiality in brutalism and the functional tradition
  • The opposite of architecture : Archigram and Architectural design in the 1960s
  • Searching for the subject : Alvin Boyarsky and the Architectural Association School
  • Architecture as discourse : rethinking the culture of architecture.