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The Form of Cities: Political Economy and Urban Design

Alexander R. Cuthbert - Social Science - 2008 - 328 pages
The Form of Cities offers readers a considered theoretical introduction to the art of designing cities. Demonstrates that cities are replete with symbolic values, collective ...
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Understanding Cities: Method in Urban Design

Alexander R. Cuthbert - Architecture - 2011 - 330 pages
Understanding Cities is richly textured, complex and challenging. It creates the vital link between urban design theory and praxis and opens the required methodological gateway ...
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Urban Theory and the Urban Experience: Encountering the City

Simon Parker - Architecture - 2003 - 224 pages
For the first time Urban Theory and the Urban Experience brings together classic and contemporary approaches to urban research in order to reveal the intellectual origins of ...
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Encyclopedia of Urban Studies

Ray Hutchison - Social Science - 2009 - 1080 pages
The boundaries of this project may be defined as the various academic disciplines that contribute to urban studies more generally (urban anthropology, urban economics, urban ...
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Phil Hubbard - Science - 2006 - 298 pages
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Public and Private Spaces of the City

Ali Madanipour - Architecture - 2003 - 240 pages
The relationship between public and private spheres is one of the key concerns of the modern society. This book investigates this relationship, especially as manifested in the ...
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Mapping Desire: Geographies of Sexualities

David Bell, Gill Valentine - Social Science - 1995 - 370 pages
This is the first book to explore sexualities from a geographical perspective. The nature of place and notions of space are of increasing centrality to cultural and social ...
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The Urban Design Reader

Michael Larice, Elizabeth Macdonald - Social Science - 2013 - 660 pages
The second edition of The Urban Design Reader draws together the very best of classic and contemporary writings to illuminate and expand the theory and practice of urban design ...
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The Media City: Media, Architecture and Urban Space

Scott McQuire - Social Science - 2008 - 240 pages
"If only more new media commentators had this level of historical-critical reference, engaging, good stories, and a degree of wonder at what media and windows bring to the city ...
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