Landscape as Territory: A Cartographic Design Project (Paperback)

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By Clara Olóriz (Editor)
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Landscape as Territory is a cartographic book project that critically addresses the agency of architects in the so-called 'Urban Age, ' understanding the notion of 'territory' as a field of design praxis through which Interconnected landscapes are produced. Territory, understood as a 'political technology, ' has the capacity to involve architects and designers into complex social, political, technical, legal, strategic and economic processes that are both historical and geographical engines of contemporary urbanization. Islands in Northern Norway. Territorial praxis is interrogated in a collection of threaded theory and design contributions where essays pose key questions that are addressed through projective cartographies, unfolding arguments related to three sections: (1) territory, (2) critical cartographies and (3) agency.


Product Details
ISBN: 9781948765190
ISBN-10: 1948765195
Publisher: Actar
Publication Date: January 28th, 2020
Pages: 220
Language: English