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On span and space : exploring structures in architecture, Bjørn Normann Sandaker

Label
On span and space : exploring structures in architecture
Title
On span and space
Title remainder
exploring structures in architecture
Statement of responsibility
Bjørn Normann Sandaker
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Sandaker provides readers with a better understanding of the relationship between technology and architecture. He offers a well-founded aesthetic theory to support the understanding and evaluation of a structure's form and design, examining concepts and viewpoints from both engineering and architecture
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sandaker, Bjørn Normann
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Architecture and technology
  • Space (Architecture)
Label
On span and space : exploring structures in architecture, Bjørn Normann Sandaker
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Pt. 1.
  • Philosophy: Fundamental aspects of structures.
  • p. 1
  • Defining structures.
  • p. 1
  • Aspects of structural form.
  • p. 4
  • Culture and construction.
  • p. 12
  • Explanation vs. interpretation of structural form.
  • p. 13
  • Pt. 2.
  • Pragmatics: Structural form and some mechanical problems.
  • p. 19
  • Three basic concepts.
  • p. 19
  • Structural materials and form.
  • p. 20
  • Mechanical efficiency and the economy of means.
  • p. 57
  • Structural scale.
  • p. 77
  • Pt. 3.
  • Aesthetics: An aesthetics of structures.
  • p. 97
  • aesthetic qualification: the freedom to choose.
  • p. 97
  • Aesthetics and structures.
  • p. 99
  • aesthetic experience.
  • p. 109
  • Aesthetics of the mechanical function.
  • p. 125
  • Aesthetics of the spatial function.
  • p. 140
Control code
ocn123232350
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
209 p.
Isbn
9780415357876
Lccn
2007015478
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
Label
On span and space : exploring structures in architecture, Bjørn Normann Sandaker
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Pt. 1.
  • Philosophy: Fundamental aspects of structures.
  • p. 1
  • Defining structures.
  • p. 1
  • Aspects of structural form.
  • p. 4
  • Culture and construction.
  • p. 12
  • Explanation vs. interpretation of structural form.
  • p. 13
  • Pt. 2.
  • Pragmatics: Structural form and some mechanical problems.
  • p. 19
  • Three basic concepts.
  • p. 19
  • Structural materials and form.
  • p. 20
  • Mechanical efficiency and the economy of means.
  • p. 57
  • Structural scale.
  • p. 77
  • Pt. 3.
  • Aesthetics: An aesthetics of structures.
  • p. 97
  • aesthetic qualification: the freedom to choose.
  • p. 97
  • Aesthetics and structures.
  • p. 99
  • aesthetic experience.
  • p. 109
  • Aesthetics of the mechanical function.
  • p. 125
  • Aesthetics of the spatial function.
  • p. 140
Control code
ocn123232350
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
209 p.
Isbn
9780415357876
Lccn
2007015478
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.

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