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Christopher Alexander and His Life’s Work: The Nature of Order

Faculty of Engineering and Sustainable Development, Division of GIScience, University of Gävle, SE-801 76 Gävle, Sweden
Urban Sci. 2019, 3(1), 30; https://doi.org/10.3390/urbansci3010030
Received: 22 February 2019 / Accepted: 1 March 2019 / Published: 7 March 2019
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Abstract

This editorial briefly introduces Christopher Alexander, as a theorist, as a design practitioner, as an architect, and importantly as a scientist, as well as his life’s work—The Nature of Order—focusing not only on the trinity of wholeness, life, beauty, but also on his new organic cosmology. View Full-Text
Keywords: life; beauty; wholeness; living structure; organic view of space life; beauty; wholeness; living structure; organic view of space
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