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Nexus Network Journal 12,3

Architecture and Mathematics

Editors: Williams, Kim (Ed.)

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We grasp and transform the world through interplays of quantification and qualification. The cross pollination of geometric and literary figures is deeply embedded in our cognitive habits, instruments of inquiry and the constructed environment. Through time, thought has reflected on the visible processes and products of material craft to explain and train the invisible workings of the mind. Recursively, material craft embodies a tradition of splitting ideas into categorical parts and compositional units for reassembly. Although the mathematical and verbal arts are often placed in contrast, human inventions manifest a weave of alphanumerics. Mythic parables, geometric proofs, memory arts, poems, algorithms, buildings and cities emerge from the intercourse of measure and explication. This special issue of the Nexus Network Journal considers architectonic examples of past, present and potential geometries of rhetoric.

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Nexus Network Journal 12,3
Book Subtitle
Architecture and Mathematics
Editors
  • Kim Williams
Series Title
Nexus Network Journal
Series Volume
12,3
Copyright
2010
Publisher
Birkhäuser Basel
Copyright Holder
Birkhäuser Basel
Softcover ISBN
978-3-0346-0521-2
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
535
Additional Information
Based on Nexus Network Jounal (NNJ, Journal No. 4), Vol. 12,1, 2010
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