Table of contents for The architecture reader : essential writings from Vitruvius to the present / edited by A. Krista Sykes.

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Vitruvius, from The Ten Books on Architecture, circa 25 BCE
Abbot Suger of Saint-Denis, from The Book of Suger, Abbot of St.-Denis, On What Was Done Under His Administration and The Other Little Book on the Consecration of the Church of St. -Denis, 1144-1149
Leon Battista Alberti, from On the Art of Building in Ten Books, 1486 
Andrea Palladio, from The Four Books on Architecture, 1570
Claude Perrault, from Ordonnance for the Five Kinds of Columns After the Method of the Ancients, 1683
Etienne-Louis Boull¿e, from Architecture, Essay on Art, 1770-1784
Eug¿ne Emmanuel Viollet-le-Duc, "Style," in Dictionaire raisonn¿, 1854-68 
Louis Sullivan, "The Tall Office Building Artistically Considered," 1896
Frank Lloyd Wright, "In the Cause of Architecture," 1908
Adolf Loos, "Ornament and Crime," 1908 
Antonio Sant'Elia, "Manifesto of Futurist Architecture," 1914
Geoffrey Scott, from The Architecture of Humanism, 1914
Le Corbusier, from Towards a New Architecture, 1923
Le Corbusier and Pierre Jeanneret, "Five Points towards a New Architecture," 1926
Walter Gropius, "Principles of Bauhaus Production," 1926
Henry-Russell Hitchcock and Philip Johnson, from The International Style: Architecture since 1922, 1932
R. Buckminster Fuller, "Designing a New Industry," 1946
Philip Johnson, "The Seven Crutches of Modern Architecture," 1955
Louis Kahn, "Form and Design," 1961
Aldo van Eyck, Untitled Thoughts on Place and Occasion, 1962
Peter Cook and Warren Chalk, editorial from Archigram 3, 1963
Robert Venturi, from Complexity and Contradiction in Architecture, 1966
Aldo Rossi, from The Architecture of the City, 1966
Denise Scott Brown, "Learning from Pop," 1971
Hassan Fathy, from Architecture for the Poor, 1973
Peter Eisenman, "Post-Functionalism," 1976
Charles Jencks, "Why Post-Modernism?" 1978
Demetri Porphyrios, "Classicism is not a Style," 1983
Juhani Pallasmaa, "The Geometry of Feeling: The Phenomenology of Architecture," 1985
Bernard Tschumi, "De -, Dis -, Ex -," 1989 
Rem Koolhaas, "Bigness or the Problem of Large," 1993
Daniel Libeskind, "Proof of Things Invisible," 1997
Greg Lynn, from Animate Form, 1999 
Norman Foster, "The Architecture of the Future," 1999
Samuel Mockbee, interview by Andrea Oppenheimer Dean, "The Hero of Hale County," 2001 
William McDonough and Michael Braungart, "This Book is Not a Tree," in Cradle to Cradle, 2002 
Andr¿s Duany, "General Agreement on Architecture and Related Matters," 2003
Frank Gehry, "Architecture and Intuition," 2003
Sarah Whiting, "Going Public," 2003
Shumon Basar, "The Poisonous Mixture," 2004

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Architectural criticism.