By Manfredo Tafuri
Written from a neo-Marxist standpoint by way of a favourite Italian architectural historian, structure and Utopia leads the reader past architectural shape right into a broader realizing of the relation of structure to society and the architect to the staff and undefined. It discusses the backyard towns stream and the suburban advancements it generated, the German-Russian architectural experiments of the Twenties, where of the avant-garde within the plastic arts, and the makes use of and pitfalls of seismological ways to structure, and assesses the customers of socialist alternatives.
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