The Culture of Building

Author(s): 
Davis, Howard
ISBN: 
0195305930
Date published: 
April 2006
Paperback
Price: 
£19.99

Written by a leader in the field of vernacular architecture, The Culture of Building provides a historical and cross-cultural analysis of building cultures, looking at the systems of people, relationships, rules, procedures, and patterns in which activities of design and building are anchored, and reflects on how understanding these can improve our contemporary environment.