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Counterpreservation : Architectural Decay in Berlin Since 1989 (Signale: Modern German Letters,
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In Berlin, decrepit structures do not always denote urban blight. Decayed buildings are incorporated into everyday life as residences, exhibition spaces, shops, offices, and as leisure space. In this book, Daniela Sandler introduces the concept of counterpreservation as a way to understand this intentional appropriation of decrepitude.
Number of Pages: 306
Genre: Architecture, History, Social Science
Series Title: Signale: Modern German Letters, Cultures, and Thought
Publisher: Cornell Univ Pr
Author: Daniela Sandler
Street Date: December 6, 2016
Item Number (DPCI): 248-21-7381
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