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By Daniel Maudlin,Marcel Vellinga

Projecting ahead in time from the approaches of layout and building which are so frequently the focal point of architectural discourse, Consuming Architecture examines the diversity of the way within which structures are fed on once they were produced, focusing particularly on methods of profession, appropriation and interpretation. Drawing on contributions through architects, historians, anthropologists, literary critics, artists, film-makers, photographers and newshounds, it indicates how the intake of structure is a dynamic and inventive act that contains the production and negotiation of meanings and values by means of diverse stakeholders and that may be expressed in numerous voices. In so doing, it demanding situations principles of what constitutes structure, architectural discourse and architectural schooling, how we comprehend and give it some thought, and who can declare possession of it.

Consuming Architecture is geared toward scholars in architectural schooling and also will be of curiosity to scholars and researchers from disciplines that take care of structure when it comes to intake and fabric culture.

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