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Cities of Tomorrow 3e / Edition 3
     

Cities of Tomorrow 3e / Edition 3

by Peter Hall
 

ISBN-10: 0631232524

ISBN-13: 9780631232520

Pub. Date: 06/28/2002

Publisher: Wiley

Cities of Tomorrow is a critical history of planning in theory and practice in the twentieth century, as well as of the social and economic problems and opportunities that gave rise to it.

  • A critical history of planning in theory and practice in the twentieth century, as well as of the social and economic problems and opportunities that gave

Overview

Cities of Tomorrow is a critical history of planning in theory and practice in the twentieth century, as well as of the social and economic problems and opportunities that gave rise to it.

  • A critical history of planning in theory and practice in the twentieth century, as well as of the social and economic problems and opportunities that gave rise to it
  • Trenchant, perceptive, global in coverage, this book is an unrivalled account of its crucial subject
  • Comprehensively revised to take account of abundant new literature published since its original appearance, and to view the 1990s in historical perspective
  • Reviews the development of the modern planning movement over the entire span of the twentieth century

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780631232520
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
06/28/2002
Edition description:
3RD, REVISED
Pages:
576
Product dimensions:
5.80(w) x 8.80(h) x 1.15(d)

Table of Contents

List of Figures.

Preface to the First Edition.

Preface to the Third Edition.

Acknowledgements.

1. Cities of Imagination: Alternative Visions of the Good City, 1880-1987.

2. The City of Dreadful Night: Reactions to the Nineteenth-Century Slum City: London; Paris; Berlin; New York, 1880-1900.

3. The City of By-Pass Variegated: The Mass Transit Suburb: London; New York, 1900-1940.

4. The City in the Garden: The Garden City Solution: London; Paris; Berlin; New York, 1900-1940.

5. The City in the Region: The Birth of Regional Planning: Edinburgh; New York; London, 1900-1940.

6. The City of Monuments: The City Beautiful Movement: Chicago; New Delhi; Berlin; Moscow, 1900-1940.

7. The City of Towers: The Corbusian Radiant City: Paris; Chandigarh; Brasilia; London; St Louis, 1920-1970.

8. The City of Sweat Equity: The Autonomous Community: Edinburgh; Indore; Lima; Berkeley; Macclesfield, 1890-1987.

9. The City on the Highway: The Automobile Suburb: Long Island; Wisconsin; Los Angeles; Paris, 1930-1987.

10. The City of Theory: Planning and the Academy: Philadelphia; Manchester; California; Paris, 1955-1987.

11. The City of Enterprise: Planning turned Upside Down: Baltimore; Hong Kong; London, 1975-2000.

12. The City of the Tarnished Belle Epoque: Infocities and Informationless Ghettos: New York; London; Tokyo, 1985-2000.

13. The City of the Permanent Underclass: The Enduring Slum: Chicago; St Louis; London, 1920-1987.

References.

Index.

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