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By Nadir Lahiji

Written by way of a workforce of well known participants and thoroughly edited to handle the subjects laid out via the editors of their creation, the publication comprises theoretical matters in regards to the questions of aesthetics and politics and addresses urban and concrete concepts in the common critique of the "post-political". through focusing on particular case reports from Warsaw, Barcelona, Dubai, Tokyo and plenty of extra the booklet 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 present literature at the relation among politics and aesthetics, and its implications for the theoretical discourse of structure at the present time. In precis, this booklet offers a reaction to the most important de-politicization in educational discourse and is an try and re-claim the deserted severe venture in architecture.

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