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The Architecture of Acts [1] and the Abstraction of Labour

Note: This is the third and last chapter of Part 1 (The Architecture of Capital), after this I will move into the political economy of architecture and the analysis of the case studies. By Patricio De Stefani Labour and Object … Continue reading

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The Artificial Order

By Patricio De Stefani Things and Objects We have asserted that there is no clear-cut distinction between man and nature, and yet there is no harmonious unity either, for what always remains is an inherent contradiction derived from their structural … Continue reading

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The Relations to Nature

Note: this is the finished first chapter of the thesis. Soon I will be posting about some minor changes in the research structure. By Patricio De Stefani The Natural Order and the Passive Body We often think of nature as … Continue reading

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Methodological Notes (3)

Amendment to the research structure: the method of presentation of contents After going through an internal discussion on the suitability of the current research structure to some methodological and practical considerations I concluded the following: that it is not advisable … Continue reading

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An Emancipatory Practice of Architecture? (draft)

Note: This is the first draft of an instrumental essay I have been working on since the last month. The conclusion is the pending part for the moment. I have not sorted out clearly the images yet, but I’m working on … Continue reading

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