The global architect [electronic resource] : firms, fame and urban form / Donald McNeill.
By: McNeill, Donald.Material type: BookPublisher: New York : Routledge, 2009Description: ix, 180 p. : ill.ISBN: 9780203894743 (e-book : PDF).Subject(s): Architecture and globalization | Architectural practice | Architecture and society -- History -- 20th century | Architecture and society -- History -- 21st centuryGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: No title; No title; No title; No title; No title; No titleOnline resources: Click here to view Also available in print edition.
Includes bibliographical references (p. -176) and index.
The globalization of architectural practice -- Designing at distance -- Architectural celebrity and the cult of the individual -- The "Bilbao effect" -- Rem Koolhaas and the heteronomy of global capitalism -- The geography of the skyscraper -- The ethics of architectural practice.
Also available in print edition.
Mode of access: World Wide Web.