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Since Megalopolis : the urban writings of Jean Gottmann

Author: Jean Gottmann; Robert Alexander Harper
Publisher: Baltimore ; London : Johns Hopkins University Press, [1990] ©1990
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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Gottmann, Jean.
Since Megalopolis.
Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, ©1990
(OCoLC)555740933
Named Person: Jean Gottmann
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jean Gottmann; Robert Alexander Harper
ISBN: 0801838126 9780801838125 0801839270 9780801839276
OCLC Number: 19724007
Notes: Contains excerpts from author's Megalopolis originally published by the Twentieth Century Fund in 1961.
Description: xii, 294 pages, 5 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, portrait ; 26 cm
Contents: Orbits : the ancient Mediterranean tradition of urban networks --
Urban centrality and the interweaving of quaternary activites --
Capital cities --
The study of former capitals --
Economics, esthetics, and ethics in modern urbanization --
The growing city as a social and political process --
How large can cities grow? --
Megalopolitan systems around the world --
Planning and metamorphosis in Japan --
Office work and the evolution of cities --
Urban settlements and telecommunication --
The recent evolution of Oxford --
The ethics of living at high densities --
Urbanization and employment : towards a general theory --
The metamorphosis of the modern metropolis --
Transatlantic orbits : the interplay in the evolution cities.
Responsibility: edited by Jean Gottmann and Robert A. Harper.
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