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Constantinos Doxiadis

Deane, Philip.

Constantinos Doxiadis

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by Deane, Philip.

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Published by Oceana Publications in Dobbs Ferry, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Doxiadēs, Kōnstantinos Apostolou, 1913-

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Philip Deane.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNA9085.D6 D42
    The Physical Object
    Pagination147 p.
    Number of Pages147
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5917949M
    LC Control Number64021186
    OCLC/WorldCa1121916


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Biography Apostolos Doxiadis was born in Brisbane, Australia inand grew up in Greece. Although interested in fiction and the arts from his youngest years, a sudden and totally unexpected love affair with mathematics led him to New York’s Columbia University at the age of fifteen.

(–75).Greek architect, engineer, and town-planner, born in Bulgaria, he became influential in Greece, and formed the Office for National, Regional, and Town Planning Studies and Research in He was intimately involved with the reconstruction of Greece after the –45 war, and founded his own architectural, consulting, and engineering firm inwhich quickly won an.

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Asher. The ANNALS of the American Academy of Political and Social Science 1, Download Citation. Significantly, Doxiadis examines not merely the prime architectural gems in the Greek city-states, but looks at over 25 different sites, scattered far and wide in the ancient Hellenic world.

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He designed more than forty new cities around the world based on his vision of the emerging global city, ecumenopolis. His planning theory, ekistics, founded upon the intersection of criticism against modern town planning and the study of ancient Greek cities, aimed to propose a radically new.

Read this book on Questia. Architecture in Transition by Constantinos A. Doxiadis, | Online Research Library: Questia Read the full-text online edition of Architecture in Transition (). The theory of Ecumenopolis was developed by Constantinos Doxiadis' Athens Center of Ekistics as part of a research project for the “City of the Future” that was funded by the Ford Foundation.

According to Doxiadis, the great increase of urban population and the dynamic growth of cities will lead to their interconnection in a continuous network, into one universal city which we may call.

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The Archives: The "Constantinos A. Doxiadis Archives" are hosted at the Benaki Museum - Pireos St. Annexe, Athens, Greece. They contain nearly all of Doxiadis' original writings, projects, drawings and photographs, as well as the full body of his correspondence, professional memoranda and notes.

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In the Egyptian architect Hassan Fathy left Egypt for five years, going to Greece when Constantinos A.

Doxiadis asked him to join his organisation in Athens. Although Fathy was recognised as a proponent of nationalistic attitudes, he left Egypt at the time when it had just achieved its independence and when the British occupation had ended. Therefore, it was decided to bring together a few scientists interested in the fate of man who would discuss whether it was possible to create a city which would ensure man’s happiness and security and which would also help him to develop in a more satisfactory manner.

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Doxiadis, was a Greek architect and town planner. He became known as the lead architect of Islamabad, the new capital of Pakistan, and later as the father of ekistics.

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Many of his ideas about the science of human settlement (ekistics) and urban development have been integrated into mainstream academic and popular : Nina Brown. Constantinos A. Doxiadis Architectural Space in Ancient Greece Doxiadis is best known as an architect-planner, as a consultant with an international clientele, as something of a prophet whose outlook is focused on man's worldwide future.

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