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What time is this place?

Author: Kevin Lynch
Publisher: Cambridge, MIT Press [1972]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A look at the human sense of time, a biological rhythm that may follow a different beat from that dictated by external, "official," "objective" timepieces. Time and Place - Timeplace - is a continuum of the mind, as fundamental as the spacetime that may be the ultimate reality of the material world. Kevin Lynch's book deals with this human sense of time, a biological rhythm that may follow a different beat from that  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Kevin Lynch
ISBN: 0262120615 9780262120616 9780262620321 0262620324
OCLC Number: 402320
Description: viii, 277 pages illustrations 24 cm
Contents: Introduction : time and place --
Cities transforming --
The presence of the past --
Alive now --
The future preserved --
The time inside --
Boston time --
Change made visible --
Managing transitions --
Environmental change and social change --
Some policies for changing things.

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A look at the human sense of time, a biological rhythm that may follow a different beat from that dictated by external, "official," "objective" timepieces.  Read more...

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