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2000s:

Allen, S., & Agrest, D. (2000). Practice: Architecture, technique, and representation. Australia: G+B Arts International.
APL book collection: NA2500 .A454 2000

Balmond, C., Smith, J., & Brensing, C. (2002). Informal. Munich ; New York: Prestel.
APL book collection: NA2750 .B323 2002

Bergdoll, B. (2000). European architecture 1750-1890. New York: Oxford University Press.
APL book collection: NA956 .B47 2000

Colquhoun, A. (2002). Modern architecture. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
APL book collection: NA680 .C593 2002

Eisenman, P. (2004). Eisenman inside out: Selected writings, 1963-1988. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press.
APL book collection: NA737 .E33 A35 2004

Foreign Office Architects., & Institute of Contemporary Arts (London, E. (2003). Phylogenesis: Foa’s ark. Barcelona: Actar.
APL book collection: NA997 .F63 A4 2003

Forty, A. (2000). Words and buildings: A vocabulary of modern architecture. New York, N.Y.: Thames & Hudson.
APL book collection: NA2543 .L34 F67 2000

LeGates, R. T., & Stout, F. (2003). The city reader. London: New York.
APL book collection: HT151 .C586 2003

Reiser, J., & Umemoto, N. (2006). Atlas of novel tectonics. New York: Princeton Architectural Press.
APL book collection: NA2760 .R45 2006

Smithson, A. M., & Smithson, P. (2001). The charged void–architecture. New York: Monacelli Press.
APL book collection: NA997 .S57 A4 2001

1990s:

Allen, S. (1999). Points + lines: Diagrams and projects for the city. New York: Princeton Architectural Press.
APL book collection: NA737 .A44 A4 1999

Blaser, W. (1997). Mies van der Rohe. Basel ; Boston: Birkhauser Verlag.
APL book collection: NA1088 .M65 B5713 1997

Boyer, M. C. (1996). The city of collective memory: Its historical imagery and architectural entertainments. Cambridge, Mass.: MIT Press.
APL book collection: NA9031 .B72 1994

Corner, J. (1999). Recovering landscape: Essays in contemporary landscape architecture. New York: Princeton Architectural Press.
APL book collection: SB472 .R385 1999

Eisenman, P. (1999). Diagram diaries. New York: Universe.
APL book collection: NA737 .E33 A4 1999

Evans, R. (1997). Translations from drawing to building and other essays. Cambridge, Mass.: MIT Press.
APL book collection: NA2700 .E82 1997

Hays, K. M. (1998). Architecture theory since 1968. Cambridge, Mass: The MIT Press.
APL book collection: NA680 .A728 1998

Hays, K. M. (1998). Oppositions reader: Selected readings from a journal for ideas and criticism in architecture, 1973-1984. New York: Princeton Architectural Press.
APL book collection: NA680 .O69 1998

Jackson, J. B. (1994). A sense of place, a sense of time. New Haven: Yale University Press.
APL book collection: F796 .J27 1994

Koolhaas, R. (1994). Delirious New York: A retroactive manifesto for Manhattan. New York: Monacelli Press.
APL book collection: NA735 .N5 K66 1994

Koolhaas, R., Mau, B., Sigler, J., Werlemann, H., & Office for Metropolitan Architecture. (1998). Small, medium, large, extra-large: Office for Metropolitan Architecture, Rem Koolhaas, and Bruce Mau. New York, N.Y.: Monacelli Press.
APL book collection: NA1153 .K66 S6 1998

Lynn, G. (1998). Folds, bodies & blobs : collected essays. [Bruxelles]: La Lettre volée.
APL book collection: NA737 .L97 A35 1998

Schneider, U., Feustel, M., Suermondt-Ludwig-Museum Aachen., & Kunstcentrum deSingel (Antwerp, B. (1999). Toyo Ito: Blurring architecture. Milan: Charta.
APL book collection: NA1559 .I84 T6 1999

Venturi, R., Museum of Modern Art (New York, N., & Graham Foundation for Advanced Studies in the Fine Arts. (1990). Complexity and contradiction in architecture. New York : New York: Museum of Modern Art in association with the Graham Foundation for Advanced Studies in the Fine Arts, Chicago.
APL book collection: NA2760 .V46 1990

1980s:

Banham, R. (1980). Theory and design in the first machine age. Cambridge, Mass.: MIT Press.
APL book collection: NA680 .B25 1980

Foster, H. (1983). The Anti-aesthetic: Essays on postmodern culture. Port Townsend, Wash.: Bay Press.
Lockwood Library book collection: BH301.M54 A57 1983

Kern, S. (1983). The culture of time and space 1880-1918. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press.
Lockwood Library book collection: CB478 .K46 1983

Krauss, R. E. (1985). The originality of the avant-garde and other modernist myths. Cambridge, Mass.: MIT Press.
Lockwood book collection: N6490 .K727 1985

Le Corbusier. (1986). Towards a new architecture. New York: Dover Publications.
APL book collections: NA2520 .L3613 1986

Libeskind, D. (1981). Between zero and infinity: Selected projects in architecture. New York, NY: Rizzoli International Publications.
APL book collection: NA737.L46 A4 1981

Lynch, K. (1984). Good city form. Cambridge, Mass.: MIT Press.
APL book collection: HT166 .L96 1984

Rossi, A., & Eisenman, P. (1982). The architecture of the city. Cambridge, Mass.: MIT Press.
APL book collection: NA9031 .R6713

Rowe, C. (1982). The mathematics of the ideal villa, and other essays. Cambridge, Mass.: MIT Press.
APL book collection: NA7110 .R68 1982

Salvadori, M., Hooker, S., & Ragus, C. (1980). Why buildings stand up: The strength of architecture. New York: Norton.
APL book collection: TH845 .S33 1980

1970s:
Conrads, U. (1971). Programs and manifestoes on 20th-century architecture. Cambridge, Mass.: MIT Press.
APL book collection: NA680 .P7813 1971

Tafuri, M. (1979). Architecture and utopia: Design and capitalist development. Cambridge, Mass.: MIT Press.
APL book collection: NA2543 .S6 T3313 1979

1960s:

Banham, R. (1969). The architecture of the well-tempered environment. [Chicago]: University of Chicago Press.
APL book collection: TH7011 .B27

Giedion, S. (. (1967). Space, time and architecture: The growth of a new tradition. Cambridge: Harvard University Press.
APL book collection: NA203 .G5 1967

Le Corbusier, Boesiger, W., & Girsberger, H. (1967). Le Corbusier, 1910-65. New York: Praeger.
APL book collection: NA1053 .J4 A49

1940s:

Giedion, S. (., & Library of Robert Duncan (State University of New York at Buffalo). (1948). Mechanization takes command, a contribution to anonymous history. New York: Oxford University Press.
APL book collection: T19 .G54

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