Writing Urbanism: A Design Reader / Edition 1

Writing Urbanism: A Design Reader / Edition 1

by Douglas Kelbaugh
     
 

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ISBN-10: 041577439X

ISBN-13: 9780415774390

Pub. Date: 09/14/2008

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Urban design continues to grow as an increasingly important and expanding field of study, research and professional endeavour.

Distinguished by its broad scope and comprehensiveness on the subject of urban design, this new collection combines selected essays from both practitioners and academia.

Writing Urbanism is the ideal volume for both students,

Overview

Urban design continues to grow as an increasingly important and expanding field of study, research and professional endeavour.

Distinguished by its broad scope and comprehensiveness on the subject of urban design, this new collection combines selected essays from both practitioners and academia.

Writing Urbanism is the ideal volume for both students, architects and urban designers.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415774390
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
09/14/2008
Series:
ACSA Architectural Education Series, #3
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
424
Product dimensions:
7.20(w) x 9.40(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword. Preface Part 1: Urban Process 1. Introduction 2. Observations 3. Preservation, Re-Use and Sustainability 4. Community Part 2: Urban Form 5. Introduction 6. Everyday Urbanism, Landscape Urbanism, and Infrastructure 7. New Urbanism 8. Post Urbanism Part 3: Urban Society 10. Introduction 11. The Public Realm 12. Globalism and Local Identity 13. Technology

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