The New School – La Nouvelle Ecole – Das Neue Schulhaus (Editions Girsberger, 1950) by Alfred Roth presents the architecture of modern educational facilities. The book was published in the Civitas series for The Human City Collection / Collection de la Cité Humaine | Sammelwerk Die Menschliche Siedlung.
The book analyses post-war educational reforms and their effects on the architecture of school buildings both urban and sub-urban. The presented schools are from the US and Europe of various sizes and designed for various educational levels.
The text is in English, French, and German. The book is illustrated with black-and-white photographs and architectural drawings.
Our copy in stock is in nice condition. The pages are a bit toned but clean. The cloth-bound covers show some small signs of use and fading. The binding is fine.