Architecture and the Global Ecological Crisis: From Heidegger to Christopher Alexander

The Structurist 43:30-37 (2003/2004)

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Arran Gare
Swinburne University of Technology
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This paper argues that while Heidegger showed the importance of architecture in altering people's modes of being to avoid global ecological destruction, the work of Christopher Alexander offered a far more practical orientation to deal with this problem.
Keywords architecture  environmental crisis  Heidegger  Christopher Alexander
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