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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  - Constantine Ronquillo - Goodreads

my mentor stressed out that I should read this Kevin Lynch piece, and that this will help mould our thought process to the better, turned out she's right. A must read for urbanists and architects. I still recommend Delirius New York by Rem Koolhaas... 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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User Review  - Saiid Abdul Baqi - Goodreads

One of architecture's "classic" publications. Its ideas are still dealt with even today ( more than 50 years after it was first published). It tackles the "image" credibility and aspect of the city as an architecture as a whole. Read full review

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User Review  - Evan Corey - Goodreads

Never read the whole thing until now. It was a lot more boring than I thought it would be. Great principles of design, but it was hard to stay engaged. Read full review

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User Review  - Dean - Goodreads

revisited for classroom use...great use of diagrams as analytical/illustrative tool Read full review

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User Review  - Aaron - Goodreads

I really like this. I kinda read the middle third, seems to be based on various types of surveys of people in different cities and trying to make sense of how people make sense of the city, and how ... Read full review

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User Review  - Tom Hilde - Goodreads

A must-read for urban designers. Read full review

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User Review  - Vicky - Goodreads

i read it when i was still taking courses in my undergrads. i thought it's really an interesting view how to read a city. and i made a good impression actually with my assignments thank to mr lynch! Read full review

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