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Title The future of architecture / by Lori Dittmer.
Author Dittmer, Lori.
Publication Mankato, MN : Creative Education, [2013]
Copyright date ©2013
Edition First edition.
Description 48 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm.
Call # J 720.112 D
Series What's next?
What's next?
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 46) and index.
Contents Introduction -- A history of building -- Consumerism or conservation? -- Designs on the future -- Creativity and collaboration -- Architectural headlines -- Architecture becomes a profession -- Merging homes with nature -- H.G. Wells predicts arcology -- Motivations for improvement -- Green methods unproven -- Preservation versus conservation -- Elevators lift people, buildings -- World's Fair stretches imaginations.
Summary "A look at potential future developments in architecture, including self-contained cities, as well as computerized blueprints and other technologies that are currently considered state-of-the-art"--Provided by publisher.
Subject Architectural design -- Juvenile literature.
Architecture -- Forecasting -- Juvenile literature.
Architecture -- Technological innovations -- Juvenile literature.
ISBN 1608182207 (hbk. : alk. paper)
9781608182206 (hbk. : alk. paper) :

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