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House Thinking: A Room-by-Room Look at How We Live (P.S.)
House Thinking A Room-by-Room Look at How We Live - P.S.
Author: Winifred Gallagher
Ethan Allen and HGTV may have plenty to say about making a home look right, but what makes a home feel right? In House Thinking, journalist and cultural critic Winifred Gallagher takes the reader on a psychological tour of the American home. By drawing on the latest research in behavioral science, an overview of cultural history, and inte...  more »
ISBN-13: 9780060538804
ISBN-10: 0060538805
Publication Date: 2/1/2007
Pages: 368
Edition: Reprint
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3.8 stars, based on 2 ratings
Publisher: Harper Perennial
Book Type: Paperback
Members Wishing: 1
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Book reads more like a textbook and is a compilation of studies that have been done regarding people and their houses. I had a hard time getting into it but when I did it was really interesting. Chapters broken down into rooms...entry, bedroom, LR,DR, etc. Author did a good job of bringing all of the information together in a readable way. Index at the back if you want to see the study in more detail. My biggest complaint would be that she is talking about various mansions, or houses but there is not a single picture in the book. She does however, place the website you can visit in the index.


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