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By Nadir Lahiji

Written via a group of well known individuals and thoroughly edited to deal with the subjects laid out through the editors of their advent, the publication contains theoretical concerns in regards to the questions of aesthetics and politics and addresses urban and concrete concepts in the basic critique of the "post-political". through focusing on particular case stories from Warsaw, Barcelona, Dubai, Tokyo and lots of extra the e-book consolidates the contributions of a various workforce of lecturers, architects and critics from Europe, the center East and America.

This assortment fills the space within the current literature at the relation among politics and aesthetics, and its implications for the theoretical discourse of structure this present day. In precis, this booklet offers a reaction to the primary de-politicization in educational discourse and is an try to re-claim the deserted severe undertaking in architecture.

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