Title page for ETD etd-04162004-000704


Type of Document Master's Thesis
Author Snider, David E
Author's Email Address dsnider@ma.rr.com
URN etd-04162004-000704
Title Architecture is Life... ...Life is Architecture
Degree Master of Architecture
Department Architecture
Advisory Committee
Advisor Name Title
O'Brien, Michael J. Committee Chair
Galloway, William U. Committee Member
Jones, James R. Committee Member
Keywords
  • Architecture
  • Life
  • Community
  • Threshold
  • Nature
  • Timber
Date of Defense 2001-06-04
Availability unrestricted
Abstract
When thinking about architecture, I cannot help but think about my life and the things that have affected my life. How does the environment around us effect the daily decisions we make? How do the experiences throughout our life impact who we are and who we become? The people and surroundings we choose will ultimately decide the type of people we become. When we select our surroundings we are in turn selecting our ideal community. Everyone is trying to achieve community in some sense, from individuals to city planners. Council members, politicians, city officials... make decisions everyday based on their idea of what community is to them and their citizens.

In the following pages I will design a community and put in place the elements for it to prosper and grow...

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