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The Resource The timeless way of building, Christopher Alexander

The timeless way of building, Christopher Alexander

Label
The timeless way of building
Title
The timeless way of building
Statement of responsibility
Christopher Alexander
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
720.1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
NA 2500
LC item number
.A 45
Literary form
non fiction
Label
The timeless way of building, Christopher Alexander
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The timeless way -- The quality without a name -- Being alive -- Patterns of events -- Patterns of space -- Patterns which are alive -- The multiplicity of living patterns -- The quality itself -- The flower and the seed -- Our pattern languages -- Our pattern languages (cont.) -- The creative power of language -- The breakdown of language -- Patterns which can be shared -- The reality of patterns -- The structure of a language -- The evolution of a common language for a town -- The genetic power of language -- Differentiating space -- One pattern at a time -- Shaping one building -- Shaping a group of buildings -- The process of construction -- The process of repair -- The slow emergence of a town -- Its ageless character -- The kernel of the way
Control code
14963309
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xv, 552 pages
Isbn
9780195022483
Lccn
76042650
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm03016520
  • (OCoLC)3016520
Label
The timeless way of building, Christopher Alexander
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The timeless way -- The quality without a name -- Being alive -- Patterns of events -- Patterns of space -- Patterns which are alive -- The multiplicity of living patterns -- The quality itself -- The flower and the seed -- Our pattern languages -- Our pattern languages (cont.) -- The creative power of language -- The breakdown of language -- Patterns which can be shared -- The reality of patterns -- The structure of a language -- The evolution of a common language for a town -- The genetic power of language -- Differentiating space -- One pattern at a time -- Shaping one building -- Shaping a group of buildings -- The process of construction -- The process of repair -- The slow emergence of a town -- Its ageless character -- The kernel of the way
Control code
14963309
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xv, 552 pages
Isbn
9780195022483
Lccn
76042650
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm03016520
  • (OCoLC)3016520

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