By Victor Buchli
With a spotlight on family house - that intimate context within which anthropologists ordinarily paintings - the e-book explains how anthropologists take into consideration private and non-private barriers, gender, intercourse and the physique, the materiality of architectural types and fabrics, development applied sciences and architectural representations. each one bankruptcy makes use of a huge diversity of case stories from around the globe to envision from inside anthropology what structure 'does' - the way it makes humans and shapes, sustains and unravels social relations.
An Anthropology of Architecture is vital studying for college students of anthropology, fabric tradition, geography, sociology, architectural conception, layout and town planning.
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