City Limits: Perspectives on the Historical European City

City Limits: Perspectives on the Historical European City

by Glenn Clark, Judith A Owens, Greg T. Smith
     
 

ISBN-10: 0773536515

ISBN-13: 9780773536517

Pub. Date: 02/01/2010

Publisher: McGill-Queens University Press


In essays that capture the multiple aspects of urban life, contributors examine European cities through the lenses of history, literature, art, architecture, and music. Covering topics such as governance, performance, high culture and subculture, tourism, and journalism, this volume provides new and invigorating ways to think about cities both past and present. An

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In essays that capture the multiple aspects of urban life, contributors examine European cities through the lenses of history, literature, art, architecture, and music. Covering topics such as governance, performance, high culture and subculture, tourism, and journalism, this volume provides new and invigorating ways to think about cities both past and present. An innovative and interdisciplinary work, City Limits crosses conventional critical boundaries to depict a vibrant and moving cityscape of historical urban experience.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780773536517
Publisher:
McGill-Queens University Press
Publication date:
02/01/2010
Pages:
408
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.20(d)

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