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Book TitleHousing, architecture and the edge condition : Dublin is building : 1935-1975
Chapter TitleHousing the collective : multi-storey dwellings in Dublin : c.1930 to c.1970
Book AuthorRowley, Ellen
Contentaerial views, elevations, maps, photos, plans, sections, text
Note(s)This chapter re-frames Irish housing histories in its focus on form, typology, materials and site strategies. In so doing, the author illustrates that multi-storey housing in this forty-year period, while internationally derived, represents a uniquely local aesthetic.
Subject(s)housing ; dwellings ; social housing ; housing supply ; slum clearance ; flats ; multi-storey buildings ; architectural history ; architects ; architectural design
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  • Dublin, Republic of Ireland