Symbolic Meanings of House Styles

@inproceedings{Nasar1989SymbolicMO,
  title={Symbolic Meanings of House Styles},
  author={Jack L. Nasar},
  year={1989}
}
For Post-Modern architects and others with an interest in architecture that communicates desirable meanings to the public, empirical study of the meaning inferred from styles can be helpful. This research examined the connotative meanings laypersons infer from various home-styles, the variability of those meanings with sociodemographic characteristics and region, and whether architects share or know public meanings. Adiverse sample of 118 adults in Columbus, Ohio, and 102 adults in Los Angeles… CONTINUE READING

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