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Type: Architect
Nationality: American
Date of Birth: 10/04/1936


 

Christopher Alexander Quotes > The structure of life I have...

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The structure of life I have described in buildings - the structure which I believe to be objective - is deeply and inextricably connected with the human person, and with the innermost nature of human feeling.
Christopher Alexander

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