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Part of a 5-fold Pattern Language.
Subsequently published in Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential (1986)
Physical Once spaces have been defined by corner columns, columns are required to stiffen the walls between them. They should be furthest apart on the ground floor (higher walls) and progressively closer together on higher floors (lower walls). On any one floor they should be equally spaced, but closer together along the walls of small rooms and further apart along the walls of large rooms.
Broader Variation in size of perspective contexts; Limitation on number of structural levels; Harmonizing space distribution between levels; Efficient enclosure of spaces with minimal structural distinctions; Primary inter-level connections at transitions in boundary orientation.
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