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Book review: the architecture of luxury by Annette Condello

Akyüz, Zeynep Ceren (2014) Book review: the architecture of luxury by Annette Condello. LSE Review of Books (11 Sep 2014). Website.

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Annette Condello’s The Architecture of Luxury proposes that in Western societies the growth of the leisure classes and their desire for various settings for pleasure has resulted in a constantly increasing level of ‘luxury’ sought within everyday architecture. Zeynep Ceren Akyüz recommends this interesting read to architectural historians and curious sociologists.

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Additional Information: © 2014 The Author(s) CC BY-NC-ND 2.0
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HM Sociology
N Fine Arts > NA Architecture
Date Deposited: 21 Apr 2017 11:35
Last Modified: 16 May 2024 07:34

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