Unwin, Simon, 1952-

Doorway / Simon Unwin. - London ; New York : Routledge, 2007. - 213 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.

Includes bibliographical references (p. 209-210) and index.

The Powers of Doorways -- our sense of doorway -- two rudimentary doorways -- nothing -- an instrument of separation -- The Geometry of Doorways -- tending to the rectangular -- a frame of reference -- doorway axis -- the Cathedral, Cefalu -- managing the power of the doorway axis -- doorways and scale -- the propylaea of the acropolis in Athens -- Experiencing Doorways -- threshold -- transgression -- refuge -- changing how one sees the world -- appearance and identity -- the in-between -- doorways and the senses -- the thermal baths at Vals -- Lindisfarne Castle -- Organising Space -- doorway places -- where worlds meet -- admittance and defence -- doorways, doors and control -- Dunnoltar Castle -- a hotel terrace doorway -- the doorways of a house -- doorways and routes -- labyrinth entrances -- St Peter's Church, Klippan -- Architecture Without Doorways -- doorways and denial -- the redundancy of the doorway? -- The way out.

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Doorways.
Doorways--Psychological aspects.
Space (Architecture)

NA3010 / .U59 2007
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