Difference Between Eastern and Western Architecture

1510 Words Oct 23rd, 2012 7 Pages
Acknowledgements
The process of writing this thesis brings a great pleasure to me. It really broadens my mind and enlarges my vision. First of all, I would like to express my gratitude to the School of Foreign Languages of Hainan University to give me such a good chance to know more about “Situational Context and Text Coherence” and many linguists who have made great effort on those themes related to my topic, so that I can show some of my humble views. I would especially like to give my heartiest thanks to Mrs B, my supervisor, who devotes herself to enlightening me on the specific patterns and styles; I am really obsessed with her brilliant guidance and earnest attitudes towards those which are taken charge of by her. Without her
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This kind of civil construction materials from China for the end of primitive society , the same strain , and influenced Japan , Korea and other neighboring countries in the architectual style .
1.2 Dominated western architecture in stone
For the West the choice of materials of construction , in addition to the different due to the natural factors , but more importantly , due to different ideas result . Mainly in the West to hunt of primitive economy created the orginal state of mind . Strone from the affirmation of the West can be seen on Western rationalism . The relationship between man and nature are emphasized in the masters of the world , human strength and wisdon to prevail . China to primitive agriculture-based economy has long been a source of civilization in the way of re-selsction , re-collection , re-storage approaches . Different building materials to bring Chinese and Western aesthetic differences . In general , the civil construction in China for the material texture and beauty of nature ; to the stone building materials of masculintu in full .
2. Layout of different architectural speace The layout of different architectural space reflects the culture of the Western Systern , the difference between character . 2.1 Chinese traditional architecture is the spatial pattern of closed groups
Traditional Chinese architecture is spread on the ground plane , and there is a simple organization of them which are