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By Ines Weizman

Architecture and the ambiguity of Dissidence maps out and expands upon the methodologies of architectural motion and reinvigorates the idea that of dissent in the architectural box. It expands the suggestion of dissidence to different comparable practices and methods of resistance, in various ancient and geographical contexts.The booklet also discusses how the gestures and strategies of previous struggles, in addition to ‘dilemmas’ of operating in politically suppressive regimes, may help to notify these of today.

This selection of essays from professional students demonstrates the a number of responses to this topic, the aptitude and hazards of dissidence, and therefore constructs a powerful lexicon of techniques that would element to attainable methods ahead for politically and theoretically dedicated architects and practitioners.

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