Architectural Theories of the Environment ░░ Posthuman Territory

Architectural Theories of the Environment: Posthuman Territory edited by Ariane Lourie Harrison (Routledge, 2013).

As architects and designers, we struggle to reconcile ever increasing environmental, humanitarian, and technological demands placed on our projects. Our new geological era, the Anthropocene, marks humans as the largest environmental force on the planet. This extension of the human technological network across the globe prompts a more comprehensive, or posthuman, understanding of the actors - both human and non-human - that comprise the environment.