These are books to be read slowly, savored.
It is not complete, and Alexander knows that, but I believe that the evolutionary biology community will get very excited about this idea.
One can make a strong case for Alexander's Nature of Order as one of the greatest advances in the entire history of aesthetics.
In Book 1 (The Phenomenon of Life) of this series, architectural theorist and practitioner Christopher Alexander introduced a highly organic view of a natural process of... Read morePublished 3 months ago by L. King
I discovered Christopher Alexander around 1986 when I read A Pattern Language and The Timeless Way of Building. Read morePublished on September 25, 2012 by Joyce