Notes on the Synthesis of Form

Book review by Deane Barker
tags: philosophy
1964
Christopher W. Alexander
224
8/10

A very deep, theoretical book on the design process, and on matching a solution to a problem. This one isn’t for the faint of heart. It attempts to distill the design process to math, almost.

I got a little lost towards the end, but I love a deep dissection of a process like this, so it was fun.

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