2 edition of potential of vernacular methods in the making of new central public urban places found in the catalog.
potential of vernacular methods in the making of new central public urban places
Thesis (M.Phil.) - Oxford Polytechnic, Oxford, 1988.
|Statement||by Abdelkader Messar.|
|Contributions||Oxford Polytechnic. Department of Architecture., Joint Centre for Urban Design., Oxford Polytechnic. Department of Town Planning.|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||298|
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Vernacular architecture is architecture characterised by the use of local materials and knowledge, usually without the supervision of professional architects. Vernacular architecture represents the majority of buildings and settlements created in pre-industrial societies and includes a very wide range of buildings, building traditions, and methods of construction.
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