Bruno Taut: ; Part II. The Foundations of Activist Architecture: 3. Pacifism; 4. Regeneration; 5. Chiliastic expectations – the Gemeinschaft;. Iain Boyd Whyte, Bruno Taut and the Architecture of Activism (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press), first published , republished : Bruno Taut and the Architecture of Activism: This listing is a new book, a title currently in-print which we order directly and.

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Whereas the history of the modern movement in architecture has generally been written in terms of functionalism, and the avtivism of materials and technology, Dr Whyte suggests that many of the roots of modern architecture were mystical and irrational, and were concerned less with function and purpose and more with millenarian dreams of the a society ardhitecture might be achieved through the meditation of the architecture.

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Bruno Taut and the architecture of activism

Bruno Taut and the Architecture of Activism. Cambridge University PressJul 1, – Architecture – pages.

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The architectural and social premises which he developed in this seminal hhe were to be of paramount importance in the subsequent development of modern architecture in Germany in tut s.

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