The Story of Post-Modernism: Five Decades of the Ironic, Iconic and Critical in Architecture

The Story of Post-Modernism: Five Decades of the Ironic, Iconic and Critical in Architecture

Charles Jencks


In The tale of Post-Modernism, Charles Jencks, the authority on Post-Modern structure and tradition, presents the defining account of Post-Modern structure from its earliest roots within the early 60s to the current day. through breaking the narrative into seven precise chapters, that are either chronological and overlapping, Jencks charts the ebb and movement of the move, the peaks and troughs of other rules and topics.

  • The ebook is extremely visible. in addition to supplying a chronological account of the stream, each one bankruptcy additionally has a distinct characteristic at the significant works of a given period.
  • The first updated narrative of Post-Modern structure - different significant books at the topic have been written twenty years ago.
  • An obtainable narrative that may attract scholars who're new to the topic, in addition to those that can take into accout its heyday within the 70s and 80s.

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