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Author Robinson, Sarah
Title Mind in Architecture : Neuroscience, Embodiment, and the Future of Design
Imprint Cambridge : MIT Press, 2015
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Note Intro -- Contents -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction: Survival Through Design -- 1 "Know Thyself": Or What Designers Can Learn From the Contemporary Biological Sciences -- 2 The Embodied Meaning of Architecture -- 3 Body, Mind, and Imagination: The Mental Essence of Architecture -- 4 Toward a Neuroscience of the Design Process -- 5 Tending to the World -- 6 Architecture and Neuroscience: A Double Helix -- 7 Nested Bodies -- 8 Embodied Simulation, Aesthetics, and Architecture: An Experimental Aesthetical Approach -- 9 From Intuition to Immersion: Architecture and Neuroscience -- 10 Neuroscience for Architecture -- 11 Mood and Meaning in Architecture -- Contributors -- Figure Credits -- Index
Leading neuroscientists and architects explore how the built environment affects our behavior, thoughts, emotions, and well-being
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Robinson, Sarah Mind in Architecture : Neuroscience, Embodiment, and the Future of Design Cambridge : MIT Press,c2015 9780262028875
Subject Neurosciences in architecture -- Congresses.;Architecture -- Human factors -- Congresses.;Architectural design -- Psychological aspects -- Congresses
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Alt Author Pallasmaa, Juhani
Albright, Tom
Arbib, Michael A
Eberhard, John Paul
Farling, Melissa
Gallese, Vittorio
Gattara, Alessandro
Johnson, Mark L
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