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An American Culture of Construction

  • Publication type: Article from a collective work
  • Collective work: L’Histoire de la construction / Construction History. Tome II. Relevé d’un chantier européen / Survey of a European Building Site
  • Author: Peters (Tom F.)
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  • Abstract: Cultural differences manifest themselves in how we think, in the development and use of our languages, and in our built environment. They also clearly influence how we build. This article, written from an American standpoint, examines the differences between some forms of thought in European cultures and how they mutated in the United States to begin the development of a new culture of construction.
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  • Pages: 563 to 584
  • ISBN: 978-2-406-08245-3
  • ISSN: 2264-458X
  • DOI: 10.15122/isbn.978-2-406-08245-3.p.0049
  • Publisher: Classiques Garnier
  • Collection: History of Technology
  • Parution date: 07-09-2018
  • Last edition: 2018
  • Language: English

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