PhD in Architecture

Ontology of Construction: On Nihilism of Technology in Theories of Modern Architecture

Gevork Hartoonian
Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1994

Explores theories of construction in modern architecture.

PhD Dissertation title: Housing Technology: A Critical Evaluation of the Concept of Appropriate Technology 
Completed: 1982 
Supervisor: Peter McCleary

Other Books by Gevork Hartoonian

  • Global Perspectives on Critical Architecture: Praxis Reloaded. Burlington, VT: Ashgate, 2015.
  • Architecture and Spectacle: A Critique. Farnham, Surrey, England: Ashgate, 2012.
  • Crisis of the Object: The Architecture of Theatricality. London: Routledge, 2006.
  • Modernity and Its Other: A Post-Script to Contemporary Architecture. College Station, [Tex.]: Texas A&M University Press, 1997.