Making Of Urban Europe, 1000-1994 / Edition 2

Making Of Urban Europe, 1000-1994 / Edition 2

by Paul M. Hohenberg, Lynn Lees
     
 

By tracing the large-scale processes of social, economic, and political change within cities, as well as the evolving relationships between town and country and between city and city, Hohenberg and Lees present an original synthesis of European urbanization within a global context. They bring this edition up to date with a new chapter entitled "Europe's Cities in the… See more details below

Overview

By tracing the large-scale processes of social, economic, and political change within cities, as well as the evolving relationships between town and country and between city and city, Hohenberg and Lees present an original synthesis of European urbanization within a global context. They bring this edition up to date with a new chapter entitled "Europe's Cities in the Twentieth Century."

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780674543621
Publisher:
Harvard University Press
Publication date:
08/11/1995
Edition description:
REVISED
Pages:
452
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.91(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction: Urdanization in Perspective

PART I: The Preindustrial Age: eleventh to Fourteenth Centuries

1. Structure and Functions of Medieval Towns

2. Systems of Early Cities

3. The Demography of Preindustrial Cities

PART II: The Industrial Age: Fourteenth to Eighteenth Centuries

4. Cities in the Early Modern European Economy

5. Beyond Baroque Urbanism

PART III: The Industrial Age: Eighteenth to Twentieth Centuries

6. Industrial and the Cities

7. Urban Growth and Urban Systems

8. The Human Consequences of Industrial Urbanization

9. The Evolution and Control of Urban Space

10. Europe's Cities in the Twentieth Century

Appendix A: A Cyclical Model of an Economy

Appendix B: Size Distributions and the Ranks-Size Rule

Notes

Bibliography

Index

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