Dynamics and De-Realisation
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A collection of architectural design projects that give an overview of philosophical theories of the real. Chapters on hyperreality and simulacra within postmodern philosophy, drawing on Jean Baudrillard; semiology and the authority of form; complexity and noumenon/non-Euclidean geometry; the exhausted confines of structuralist theory according to Roland Barthes; and authenticity, with the aim to describe how we perceive reality and the urban fabric.
ISBN 9783709108154. Springer Verlag.