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From garden city to green city: the legacy of Ebenezer Howard

Kermit Carlyle Parsons, David Schuyler - Social Science - 2002 - 288 pages
Victorian cities evoke images of crowded tenements where social unrest and epidemic disease were rampant. Conditions in nineteenth-century London, in particular, sparked ...
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The New Urbanism: Hope Or Hype for American Communities?

William B. Fulton - Political Science - 1996 - 32 pages
Since the early 1980s, a growing group of planners and developers have rebelled against conventional suburban development as practiced in the U.S. since World War II. They ...
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Design First: Design-based Planning for Communities

David Walters, Linda Luise Brown - Architecture - 2004 - 277 pages
Well-grounded in the history and theory of Anglo-American urbanism, this illustrated textbook sets out objectives, policies and design principles for planning new communities ...
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Urban Ethic: Design in the Contemporary City

Eamonn Canniffe - Architecture - 2006 - 191 pages
Although contemporary practice in urbanism has many sources of design guidelines, it lacks theory to provide a flexible approach to the complexities of most urban situations ...
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Suburban Sprawl: Culture, Theory, and Politics

Matthew J. Lindstrom, Hugh Bartling - Political Science - 2003 - 312 pages
This book provides a comprehensive, multi-disciplinary analysis of suburban sprawl development and smart growth alternatives within the contexts of culture, ecology, and ...
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Culture, Urbanism and Planning

Francisco Javier Monclús, Manuel Guàrdia i Bassols - Social Science - 2006 - 293 pages
This volume brings together a team of leading specialists to examine the policies of image and city marketing which have developed over the past 15 years and whether these are ...
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Recombinant urbanism: conceptual modeling in architecture, urban design, and ...

David Grahame Shane - Architecture - 2005 - 344 pages
This book provides a simple but comprehensive framework for the emerging academic discipline of urban design, from its origins in Europe and America, to contemporary issues of ...
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Urban Design

Alex Krieger, William S. Saunders - Architecture - 2009 - 368 pages
Collects essays written on the establishment and cultivation of urban design as a distinct architectural and planning practice.
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