The unreal America: architecture and illusion

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New Press :
Pub. Date:
[1997]
Language:
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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9781565840553
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subject_facet Architecture -- Aspect de l'environnement -- États-Unis, Architecture -- Environmental aspects -- United States, Architecture -- United States -- Psychological aspects, Architecture -- États-Unis -- Aspect psychologique, Architecture and society -- United States -- History -- 20th century, Architecture et soci�et�e -- États-Unis -- Histoire -- 20e si�ecle
title_display The unreal America : architecture and illusion
title_full The unreal America : architecture and illusion / Ada Louise Huxtable
title_short The unreal America :
title_sub architecture and illusion
topic_facet Architecture, Architecture and society, Architecture et soci�et�e, Aspect de l'environnement, Aspect psychologique, Environmental aspects, Histoire, History, Psychological aspects