The Architect's Brain

Neuroscience, Creativity, and Architecture
Product Number: EB00658887
Released: Mar 21, 2016
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781118078679
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
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The Architect's Brain: Neuroscience, Creativity, and Architecture is the first book to consider the relationship between the neurosciences and architecture, offering a compelling and provocative study in the field of architectural theory. -Explores various moments of architectural thought over the last 500 years as a cognitive manifestation of philosophical, psychological, and physiological theory - Looks at architectural thought through the lens of the remarkable insights of contemporary neuroscience, particularly as they have advanced within the last decade - Demonstrates the neurological justification for some very timeless architectural ideas, from the multisensory nature of the architectural experience to the essential relationship of ambiguity and metaphor to creative thinking

Genre: Home Garden
Original Publish Date: May 25, 2011

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