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the one of my best books

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The book is looking towards the identification of the design problem of giving visual form to the city or designing a new one. Perception and association triggers through the visual form
give the flexibility to the user to identify and organize different element of his surrounding environment to develop mental image of the city.
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Review: The Image of the City

User Review  - Jim Dressner - Goodreads

this was a text in the first year of my architecture studies. Read full review

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User Review  - John M. - Goodreads

Lynch must be given credit for marrying the psychological concept of the cognitive map to the field of urban planning and design. Lynch's five basic elements: paths, edges, nodes, landmarks, and ... Read full review

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Really liked it but at times too academic in style. I suppose that was the intended audience. Reads more like a Ph.D dissertation than its form would imply. Still the ideas are great and has lots of ... Read full review

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User Review  - Edward - Goodreads

Really liked it but at times too academic in style. I suppose that was the intended audience. Reads more like a Ph.D dissertation than its form would imply. Still the ideas are great and has lots of ... Read full review

Review: The Image of the City

User Review  - Julian Haigh - Goodreads

Urban planning classic. Overview of the elements of a city: path, edge, district, nodes and landmarks, based on surveys of 100 or so inhabitants of Boston, LA and Jersey City. When this book came out there was a real lack of thinking about city planning as a whole and it was pretty groundbreaking. Read full review

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User Review  - Homeinmyshoes - Goodreads

While the case studies can be a bit dry at times the first couple of chapters should be on everybody's reading list. Read full review

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