City Reader (Urban Readers Series) / Edition 3

City Reader (Urban Readers Series) / Edition 3

by Richard T. Legates
     
 

The third edition of the highly successful The City Reader juxtaposes the very best of publications on the city. It has been extensively updated to reflect the latest thinking on globalization, information technology and urban theory. Classic writings from such authors as Lewis Mumford, Jane Jacobs and Le Corbusier, meet the best contemporary writings of, amongSee more details below

Overview

The third edition of the highly successful The City Reader juxtaposes the very best of publications on the city. It has been extensively updated to reflect the latest thinking on globalization, information technology and urban theory. Classic writings from such authors as Lewis Mumford, Jane Jacobs and Le Corbusier, meet the best contemporary writings of, among others, Peter Hall, Saskia Sassen and Manuel Castells.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415271738
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
03/01/2003
Series:
Routledge Urban Reader Series
Edition description:
Third Edition
Pages:
592
Product dimensions:
7.20(w) x 9.60(h) x 1.50(d)

Table of Contents

1. The Evolution of Cities 2. Urban Culture and Society 3. Urban Space 4. Urban Politics, Governance, and Economics 5. Urban Planning History and Visions 6. Urban Planning Theory and Practice 7. Perspective on Urban Design 8. The Future of the City

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