The unreal America: architecture and illusion

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Pub. Date:
[1997]
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English
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This text examines society's attitude towards the proliferation of invented environments such as theme parks and shopping malls. It argues that real architecture is losing a battle with user-friendly, themed products of a profit-driven culture of marketing, consumerism and entertainment.
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subject_facetArchitecture -- Environmental aspects -- United States
Architecture -- United States -- Psychological aspects
Architecture and society -- United States -- History -- 20th century
title_displayThe unreal America : architecture and illusion
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title_shortThe unreal America
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Architecture and society
Environmental aspects
History
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