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The urgent monetary, environmental and social crises emanate the necessity for a redefinition of the dominant perspectives, views and values within the box of structure. The highbrow construction of the final twenty years has witnessed a magnificent variety of new layout suggestions and conceptual displacements reflecting the dynamic and fluid relation among guy and his residing area. even if, the modern marketplace forces are favouring the expansion of a star-system in architectural creation in line with technological innovation, marvelous imagery and formal acrobatics, and are neglecting the social, environmental and ethical implications of spatial layout. possibly the time has come to imagine anew the prospective serious intersections among house and ethos, not just as a solution to the unfavorable effects of Modernity, but in addition as a therapy to the risks of globalisation. the purpose of the current collective quantity is to brighten up the moral dimensions and dilemmas of structure as they're formed in the complexity of our occasions on degrees: the extent of serious and reflective discourse and the extent of social and cultural truth occasioned via post-industrial modes of creation and new applied sciences. 13 individual lecturers and researchers examine the complicated family among structure, house and ethics from divergent and inter-disciplinary views: philosophy, sociology, the arts, the humanities, panorama layout, environmental layout, city layout and architectural heritage and concept.