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Urban futures : critical commentaries on shaping the city

Author: Malcolm Miles; Tim Hall
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Urban Futures brings together commentaries from a wide range of contemporary disciplines and fields relevant to urban culture, form and society. The book concerns cities in the broadest sense, not just as buildings and spaces, but also as processes and events or sites of occupation, in which meanings are constructed in many ways. The contributors draw on their specialist areas of research to inform current debate,
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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Malcolm Miles; Tim Hall
ISBN: 0415266947 9780415266949 0415266939 9780415266932
OCLC Number: 50235114
Description: vi, 228 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Framing --
Where the thinking stops, time crystallises ... / Jane Rendell --
Differencing the city: urban identities and the spatial imagination / Dorothy Rowe --
Strange days / Malcolm Miles. Moving --
Resistance or security? Young people and the 'appropriation' of urban, cultural and consumer space / Steven Miles --
Prestige projects, city center restructuring and social exclusion: taking the long-term view / Patrick Loftman, Brendan Nevin --
Car-ceral cities: social geographies of everyday urban mobility / Tim Hall. Practising --
What is radical architecture? / Iain Borden --
Public art: a renewable resource / Patricia Phillips --
Landscape, ecology, art and change / Tim Collins, Reiko Goto. Shaping --
Gentrification and social exclusion: spatial policing and homeless activist responses in the San Francisco Bay area / Anne R. Roschelle, Talmadge Wright --
Shaping the cultural landscape: local regeneration effects / Graeme Evans, Jo Foord --
Turbulent prospects: sustaining urbanism on a dynamic planet / Nigel Clark.
Responsibility: edited by Malcolm Miles and Tim Hall.
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"Essays bringing together prespectives from a range of disciplines on contemporary urban questions."-Future Survey

 
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