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Author Al., Seo Ryeung Ju et

Title Southeast Asian Houses
Published Irvine, CA : Seoul Selection, 2017
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Description 1 online resource (154 pages)
Contents Intro; Title Page; Copyright; Table of Contents; Preface; Chapter 1 · Malaysia: Urban Housing Typology of Modern Malaysia; Chapter 2 · Indonesia: Organized-Formal Urban Housing in Indonesia: Its Historical Development and Typologies; Chapter 3 · Vietnam: Modern Housing Typology in Vietnam; Chapter 4 · The Philippines: Divergence in Philippine Housing Typologies in the Context of Settlement Growth; Chapter 5 · Thailand: Progressive Change in Architecture: Local Wisdom, a Simplified Inspiration Toward New Modern Life; Notes; Bibliography; List of Authors; Back Cover
Summary The modernization of traditional houses in each country may be understood as a process by which various aspects of culture and architecture originating from China, India, European colonial countries and international style were assimilated into various forms and elements of traditional houses. In contemporary houses recently developed in Southeast Asian cities, influences of more nearby regions such as South Korea, Hong Kong and Singapore can easily be found. Even under such multi-cultural influences, Southeast Asian countries sought compromises and maintained each country's unique housing cul
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Print version record
Subject Architecture, Domestic -- Indonesia.
Architecture, Domestic -- Malaysia.
Architecture, Domestic -- Philippines.
Architecture, Domestic -- Southeast Asia.
Architecture, Domestic -- Thailand.
Architecture, Domestic -- Vietnam.
Vernacular architecture -- Southeast Asia.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1624121012