Architecture Essays & Term Papers

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It can be observed that for Jencks it is important for a building to relate to historical references to qualify as postmodernist work. The deeper assimilated response makes a building to be better identified as Postmodern. In the opposite case, when the historical references are not properly assimilated into buildings, it might just degenerate into kitsch or prove to be an example of simple Historicism and not Postmodernism. Further, Jencks also emphasizes the importance of a building to relate

Table of Contents Introduction ………………………………………………………………………3 Urban design – history and characteristics …………………………………….4 Howard and Archigam – Background ………………………………………….6 Basic principals of urban planning expressed by Howard and Archigram…..7 Howard and urban reconstruction – intervention of Herron and Cook………8 Howard and social revolution of the city ……