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Product Description: The first edition of Tunisia was released just nine months before the eruption of the Arab Spring. The most substantial period of political unrest felt by the Arab world in a half century originated in Tunisia, a fact that confounded expectations about Tunisian politics...read more

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9781138886131 | 2 revised edition (Routledge, June 7, 2016), cover price $155.00 | About this edition: The first edition of Tunisia was released just nine months before the eruption of the Arab Spring.

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9781138886162 | 2 revised edition (Routledge, June 7, 2016), cover price $52.95 | About this edition: The first edition of Tunisia was released just nine months before the eruption of the Arab Spring.

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Product Description: "The Emperor Has No Clothes" is an old adage, but, in the sad case of Deconstructivism, it is absolutely appropriate, as Deconstructivism is really nothing more than Modernism in a new guise. Modernists, notably the Bauhäusler, aimed for the clean slate, jettisoning everything that went before...read more

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9783937954097 | 3 edition (Isi Books, May 1, 2008), cover price $23.00 | About this edition: "The Emperor Has No Clothes" is an old adage, but, in the sad case of Deconstructivism, it is absolutely appropriate, as Deconstructivism is really nothing more than Modernism in a new guise.

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Product Description: This book gives a concise yet comprehensive overview of Tunisia’s political and economic development from the mid-nineteenth century to the present. Written specifically for a non-specialist audience, the book examines the factors that make Tunisia one of the Arab world’s most stable and prosperous countries and one of its hardiest authoritarian orders...read more

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9780415274210, titled "Tunisia: Stability and Reform in the Modern Maghreb" | Routledge, May 1, 2010, cover price $140.00 | About this edition: This book gives a concise yet comprehensive overview of Tunisia’s political and economic development from the mid-nineteenth century to the present.

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Product Description: In Book Three of this four-volume work, Alexander presents hundreds of his own buildings and those of his contemporaries who have used methods consistent with the theory of living process.Containing nearly seven hundred pages of projects which have been built and planned in a number of countries over a thirty-year period, this book amply illustrates the impact of living process on the world...read more

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9780972652933 | Center for Environmental Structure, April 30, 2005, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: In Book Three of this four-volume work, Alexander presents hundreds of his own buildings and those of his contemporaries who have used methods consistent with the theory of living process.

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Product Description: Christopher Alexander's four volume masterwork, the result of twenty-seven years of research, considers three vital perspectives: a scientific perspective; a perspective based on beauty and grace; a commonsense perspective based on intuitions and everyday life...read more

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9780972652902 | Center for Environmental Structure, April 1, 2003, cover price $55.01 | About this edition: Christopher Alexander's four volume masterwork, the result of twenty-seven years of research, considers three vital perspectives: a scientific perspective; a perspective based on beauty and grace; a commonsense perspective based on intuitions and everyday life.

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Product Description: Book Four presents a new cosmology that arises from the careful study of architecture and art, and above all from the practice of the arts. It is a cosmology which places the I, our experience of self, as the linking stem that unites each individual with the whole, connecting consciousness and matter...read more

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9780972652940 | Center for Environmental Structure, April 1, 2003, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: Book Four presents a new cosmology that arises from the careful study of architecture and art, and above all from the practice of the arts.

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Product Description: In Book One of this four-volume work, Alexander describes a scientific view of the world in which all space-matter has perceptible degrees of life, and establishes this understanding of living structures as an intellectual basis for a new architecture...read more

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9780972652919 | Center for Environmental Structure, December 1, 2002, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: In Book One of this four-volume work, Alexander describes a scientific view of the world in which all space-matter has perceptible degrees of life, and establishes this understanding of living structures as an intellectual basis for a new architecture.

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Product Description: Christopher Alexander's masterwork, the result of 27 years of research, considers three vital perspectives: a scientific perspective; a perspective based on beauty and grace; a commonsense perspective based on our intuitions and everyday life.

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9780972652926 | Center for Environmental Structure, December 1, 2002, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: Christopher Alexander's masterwork, the result of 27 years of research, considers three vital perspectives: a scientific perspective; a perspective based on beauty and grace; a commonsense perspective based on our intuitions and everyday life.

By Christopher Alexander (illustrator) and Leonard Koel

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9780766808393 | Pck edition (Delmar Pub, July 1, 1999), cover price $272.95

A renowned architect offers an original, innovative vision for a museum to house Henry VIII's great warship, the Mary Rose, that combines respect for nature and the past with the architecture and technology of the future.

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9780195210170 | Oxford Univ Pr, April 1, 1995, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Describes a museum to house Henry VIII's great warship, the 'Mary Rose'

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Product Description: Christopher Alexander owns what many now believe to be the finest collection of early Turkish carpets in the western world, with perhaps half being the only specimens of their kind anywhere. In this richly illustrated, oversized volume--featuring four hundred illustrations, eighty in full color--Alexander takes readers on an engaging tour of his fabulous collection...read more

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9780195208665 | Oxford Univ Pr, November 1, 1993, cover price $150.00 | About this edition: Christopher Alexander owns what many now believe to be the finest collection of early Turkish carpets in the western world, with perhaps half being the only specimens of their kind anywhere.

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Suggests a new approach to urban design in which cities grow more organically, provides a set of seven basic principles, and offers an experimental redesign of a section of San Francisco

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9780195037531 | Oxford Univ Pr, November 19, 1987, cover price $65.00 | About this edition: Suggests a new approach to urban design in which cities grow more organically, provides a set of seven basic principles, and offers an experimental redesign of a section of San Francisco

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Product Description: As an innovative thinker about building and planning, Christopher Alexander has attracted a devoted following. His seminal books--The Timeless Way of Building, A Pattern Language, and The Oregon Experiment--defined a radical and fundamently new process of environmental design...read more

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9780195032239 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, June 13, 1985, cover price $99.00 | About this edition: As an innovative thinker about building and planning, Christopher Alexander has attracted a devoted following.

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9780195202632 | Oxford Univ Pr, January 1, 1982, cover price $35.00

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This introductory volume to Alexander's other works, A Pattern of Language and The Oregon Experiment, explains concepts fundamental to his original approaches to the theory and application of architecture

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9780195024029 | Oxford Univ Pr, August 23, 1979, cover price $65.00 | About this edition: This introductory volume to Alexander's other works, A Pattern of Language and The Oregon Experiment, explains concepts fundamental to his original approaches to the theory and application of architecture

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Two hundred and fifty-three archetypal patterns consisting of problem statements, discussions, illustrations, and solutions provide lay persons with a framework for engaging in architectural design

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9780195019193 | Oxford Univ Pr, August 25, 1977, cover price $65.00 | About this edition: Two hundred and fifty-three archetypal patterns consisting of problem statements, discussions, illustrations, and solutions provide lay persons with a framework for engaging in architectural design

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Details the master architectural design plan currently being implemented at the University of Oregon, illustrating the participation of all members of a small community in the designing of their own environment

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9780195018240 | Oxford Univ Pr, December 11, 1975, cover price $59.95 | About this edition: Details the master architectural design plan currently being implemented at the University of Oregon, illustrating the participation of all members of a small community in the designing of their own environment

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