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Author: Design Book Review.
Publisher: Berkeley, CA : Design Book Review, ©1994.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Design Book Review.
OCLC Number: 31072990
Notes: Cover title.
Issue 32/33, Spring/Summer 1994 of Design book review.
Description: 106 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Contents: Editorial: other Americas, other architecture --
The solitude of Latin America / Garcia Marquez --
Architectural criticism in the chimeric realm / Castro --
Four surveys of contemporary Latin American architecture / Perez-Rubio --
Cultural identity and modernity in Latin American architecture / Torre --
Architectural journals and the means for discourse in Latin America / Gutierrez --
An architectural theory for Latin America / Waisman --
Traditions of modernism: monographs and surveys of contemporary Latin American architects / Ramos --
The impacts of economic globalization on cities in Latin America and the Caribbean / Sassen --
Human settlements: an urban and ecological challenge / De la Barra MacDonald --
Historic preservation in Cuba and Latin America / Cowley and Lapidus --
The presence of the past in the Latin American built environment / Gasparini --
In the image of the other: a call for rethinking national identity / Fernandez --
Mexican exceptionalism: the continuity of culture in Mexican architecture / Giral --
The Barragan phenomenon / Loomis --
The essentials of Brazilian modern / Segawa. Architecture of the Caribbean / Gelabert-Navia --
Architecture or revolution: the Cuban experience / Loomis --
Toward an urban alchemy: accessible alternatives for Puerto Rico and the Caribbean / Rigau and Penabad --
Fleeting images, permanent residences: the visual language of the Latino Ghetto / Jose Vergara --
Meet the future in the past / Martinez --
Reading the Latino suburban landscape of East Los Angeles / Rojas --
The text of exile: Latin American architects in the United States / Gusevich --
Toward an appropriate modernity / Gutierrez --
Briefly reviewed: a critical bibliography.
Other Titles: Contemporary architecture and issues in Latin America

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