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dc.contributor.advisorKoliji, Hoomanen_US
dc.contributor.authorKim, Ju Eunen_US
dc.date.accessioned2015-07-17T05:39:36Z
dc.date.available2015-07-17T05:39:36Z
dc.date.issued2015en_US
dc.identifierhttps://doi.org/10.13016/M2JP75
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/1903/16827
dc.description.abstractAs a result of rapid development in the last 40 years, modern Korean housing has experienced the indiscriminate vertical growth of high-rise slab construction which has overlooked both the traditions of the Korean family and society that were embodied in the traditional house. This has compromised cultural and generational relationships, created conflicts among neighbors, and isolated people from nature thereby causing disconnection between Koreans and their own unique cultural elements. Contrary to the current housing conditions, Korean desire for a healthier environment and cultural standing in the world keeps rising. This thesis will introduce design strategies and concepts to help mitigate these problems in contemporary housing by proposing a new type of housing in Seoul, Korea that supports the tradition and characteristic of Korea. It will identify the essence of tradition embodied in the traditional house, and re-envision contemporary design ideas for Korean society that can lead to new types of and more enlightened housing for its future.en_US
dc.language.isoenen_US
dc.titleSeeking Wisdom in Tradition: The Promise of Future Housingen_US
dc.typeThesisen_US
dc.contributor.publisherDigital Repository at the University of Marylanden_US
dc.contributor.publisherUniversity of Maryland (College Park, Md.)en_US
dc.contributor.departmentArchitectureen_US
dc.subject.pqcontrolledArchitectureen_US
dc.subject.pquncontrolledHousingen_US
dc.subject.pquncontrolledKorean Architectureen_US
dc.subject.pquncontrolledMultigenerationalen_US
dc.subject.pquncontrolledTraditionen_US


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