The Werkbund: Design Theory and Mass Culture Before the First World War (Hardback)Frederic J. Schwartz (author)
Hardback Published: 05/11/1996
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During the period before World War I, the German Werkbund was at the center of attempts to forge new theories of architecture and design in light of the momentous technological and economic developments of modernity. In this fascinating book, Frederic J. Schwartz explores the ideological and aesthetic positions at the core of debates that embroiled the prominent architects, critics, sociologists, economists, and politicians who had united in the Werkbund during this pivotal era.
Publisher: Yale University Press
Weight: 1120 g
Dimensions: 254 x 204 x 27 mm
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