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By Nadir Lahiji

Written through a workforce of popular participants and punctiliously edited to deal with the subjects laid out by means of the editors of their advent, the e-book contains theoretical concerns about the questions of aesthetics and politics and addresses urban and concrete thoughts in the basic critique of the "post-political". through focusing on particular case experiences from Warsaw, Barcelona, Dubai, Tokyo and plenty of extra the publication consolidates the contributions of a various staff of lecturers, architects and critics from Europe, the center East and America.

This assortment fills the distance within the current literature at the relation among politics and aesthetics, and its implications for the theoretical discourse of structure this present day. In precis, this ebook presents a reaction to the essential de-politicization in educational discourse and is an try to re-claim the deserted serious venture in architecture.

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