A Pattern Language

by Christopher Alexander

Book Reviews

  • Rest in peace, Christopher Alexander. Incredibly imaginative and original and thoughtful. Loved his "A Pattern Language": https://t.co/qxODrBX0xN https://t.co/clmlN7YCq3Link to Tweet
  • Christopher Alexander noticed that the complexities of expressing tacit architectural decisions. He realized that we can improve our designs by systematically formulating our tacit knowledge into new expressions. He called this pattern languages. https://t.co/pzxV1SuI3mLink to Tweet
  • @melsreallife @stewartbrand @kevin2kelly I love "A Pattern Language"! Also, this note from CA is a favourite mini-essay: https://t.co/poUmHWm8uILink to Tweet

About Book

Two hundred and fifty-three archetypal patterns consisting of problem statements, discussions, illustrations, and solutions provide lay persons with a framework for engaging in architectural design