The Resource Fractal architecture : organic design philosophy in theory and practice, James Harris

Fractal architecture : organic design philosophy in theory and practice, James Harris

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Fractal architecture : organic design philosophy in theory and practice
Title
Fractal architecture
Title remainder
organic design philosophy in theory and practice
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James Harris
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Organic design philosophy in theory and practice
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Language
eng
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DLC
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government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
NA2760
LC item number
.H37 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Fractal architecture : organic design philosophy in theory and practice, James Harris
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction -- Man, nature, and architecture. The journey from mathematical monsters to the key to nature's structure -- The human desire for nature -- Nature's order and its architectural embodiment -- Skyscraper form and its fractal derivative -- Nature and human cognition. Gestalt and the wholeness of fractal structure -- Perception and cognition of natural form -- The universal quality of fractal expression -- The abstract trajectory to the fractal modernist form -- Architecture from nature. Nature's generative character -- Elements of fractal form -- The fractal confluence of science and art -- The spectrum of architecture's relationship to nature
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Dimensions
28 cm.
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Extent
xi, 410 p.
Isbn
9780826352019
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011041452
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)756377643

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