Structure and Meaning in Human Settlement, Hardback Book

Structure and Meaning in Human Settlement Hardback

Edited by Tony Atkin, Joseph Rykwert


This book explores the relationships between form, space, and cultural meaning in human habitation.

Authors from a variety of disciplines and international sites address the possibilities of common ground in architectural theories about place and dwelling, anthropological research on settlement archaeology, and the study of cultural landscapes and geography.

Illustrated with 220 full-color images, this book is a unique attempt to combine thinking about cultural meaning in space and settlements, both ancient and contemporary.


  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 376 pages, 220 color illus.
  • Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Archaeological theory
  • ISBN: 9781931707831



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