A broad view of architecture

Architecture is:  “Construction or structure generally; both abstract and concrete.” *

  • Can be applied to virtually any complex subject
    • “architecture of the human mind”
    • “architecture of politics”
    • “architecture of belief”
    • “cognitive architecture of humor”
  • Can applied as guidance for building something
  • Can be applied to better understanding something
  • Can be intrinsic to or representation of something

* Oxford English Dictionary