Borderwall As Architecture

Pub Date : 2017-04-04 | Author : Ronald Rael | Publisher : Univ of California Press

ISBN 10 : 9780520283947
ISBN 13 : 0520283945

"Borderwall as Architecture is an account of the barrier that divides the United States of America from the United States of Mexico. It is an historical account, a protest against ..

Borders Fences And Walls

Pub Date : 2014-08-28 | Author : Assoc Prof Elisabeth Vallet | Publisher : Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.

ISBN 10 : 9781472429681
ISBN 13 : 1472429680

Twenty years after the fall of the Berlin Wall, the question remains ‘Do good fences still make good neighbours’? Since the Great Wall of China, the Antonine Wall, built in Sco..

Earth Architecture

Pub Date : 2009 | Author : Ronald Rael | Publisher : Princeton Architectural Press

ISBN 10 : 1568987676
ISBN 13 : 9781568987675

Provides a history of building with earth in the modern era, focusing on projects constructed in the last few decades that use rammed earth, mud brick, compressed earth, cob, and s..

The U S Mexico Transborder Region

Pub Date : 2017-04-11 | Author : Carlos G. Vélez-Ibáñez | Publisher : University of Arizona Press

ISBN 10 : 9780816535156
ISBN 13 : 0816535159

The U.S.-Mexico Transborder Region presents advanced anthropological theorizing of culture in an important regional setting. Not a static entity, the transborder region is peopled ..

Groundscapes

Pub Date : 2016 | Author : Dominique Perrault | Publisher :

ISBN 10 : 291038599X
ISBN 13 : 9782910385996

L'architecte Dominique Perrault propose dans cet ouvrage une réflexion sur l?architecture du "Groundscape". Une idée, un concept, que l?architecte explore et expérimente depuis ..