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Books Books 11 - 20 of about 47 related to The Landscape Urbanism Reader.   

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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Landscape as Infrastructure: A Base Primer

Pierre Belanger - Architecture - 2016 - 508 pages
As ecology becomes the new engineering, the projection of landscape as infrastructure—the contemporary alignment of the disciplines of landscape architecture, civil ...
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Site Matters

Carol Burns, Andrea Kahn - Architecture - 2005 - 370 pages
One of the trends in twentieth century architecture and planning has been to denigrate and ignore the site, or larger context (both physical and social), surrounding a building ...
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Urban Maps: Instruments of Narrative and Interpretation in the City

Richard Brook, Nick Dunn - Political Science - 2016 - 272 pages
This book concerns the city and the 'devices' that define the urban environment by their presence, representation or interpretation. The texts offer an interdisciplinary ...
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Sprawltown: Looking for the City on Its Edges

Richard Ingersoll - Architecture - 2006 - 182 pages
Sprawl. The word calls to mind a host of troublesome issues such as city flight, runaway suburban development, and the conversion of farmland to soulless housing developments ...
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Nature, Landscape, and Building for Sustainability: A Harvard Design ...

William S. Saunders - Architecture - 2008 - 201 pages
The complexity and scale of the environmental problems confronting humanity today provoke a wide range of responses, from indifference to anger to creativity. Among a growing ...
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Writing Urbanism: A Design Reader

Douglas Kelbaugh, Kit McCullough - Architecture - 2008 - 424 pages
Urban design continues to grow as an increasingly important and expanding field of study, research and professional endeavour. Distinguished by its broad scope and ...
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The New Architectural Pragmatism: A Harvard Design Magazine Reader

William S. Saunders - Architecture - 2007 - 201 pages
In response to the contentious process surrounding the selection of a design for the World Trade Center site, the use of spectacular buildings to brand cities and institutions ...
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The Cultured Landscape: Designing the Environment in the 21st Century

Sheila Harvey, Ken Fieldhouse - Architecture - 2004 - 208 pages
This book poses important philosophical questions about the aims, values and purposes of landscape architecture. The editors, highly regarded in their field, have drawn ...
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