The Liberal Monument: Urban Design and the Late Modern Project

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Architect Alexander D'Hooghe believes urban design has lost its way. Once among the most articulate and avant-garde of disciplines, the field now lacks, he suggests, the confidence necessary to address its most critical challengesprawl. In his provocative manifesto The Liberal Monument , D'Hooghe argues that architecture and urbanism must boldly intervene in city planning and growth management. This strategic use of architecture represents, for him, the last hope to revitalize the "quasi-endless gray carpet" spreading ...

The Liberal Monument: Urban Design and the Late Modern Project 2010, Princeton Architectural Press, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9781568988245

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