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The modern metropolis: its origins, growth, characteristics, and planning; selected essays.

Author: Hans Blumenfeld
Publisher: Montreal, Harvest House [1971]
Series: Environment series.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Hans Blumenfeld
ISBN: 0262520281 9780262520287 026202022X 9780262020220
OCLC Number: 650792
Notes: "List of other articles published by Hans Blumenfeld": pages 371-375.
Description: xvi, 379 pages illustrations, maps, portrait 21 cm
Contents: THe modern metropolis: its origins, growth and form --
Form and function in urban communities --
Theory of city form, past and present --
Alternative solutions for metropolitan development --
The urban pattern --
The modern metropolis --
Metropolitan and regional planning --
Metropolitan area planniung --
Regiuonal planning --
Some lessons for regional planning from the experience of the MEtropoluitan Toronto planniung board --
A hundred-year plan: the example of Copenhagen --
Transportation --
Experiments in transportation --
for what? --
Transportation in the modern metropolius --
Transportation in San Francisco --
Montreal's subway --
Monorail for Toronto? --
Why pay to ride? --
Residential areas --
Residential densities --
Comments on the eneighborhood concept --
The good neighborhood --
Urban renewal --
Problems of urban renewal --
The cite ouvriere of Mulhouse, France --
Urban design --
Universal dilettante --
Scale in civic design --
Scale in the metropolis --
Design with the automobile --
the metropoliutan region --
Continuity and change in urban form --
A visitor looks at the Montreal Exposition: "Expo 1967" --
Methodologyof planning --
Science and planning --
The conceptual framework of land use --
Projection and planning of transportation and land use --
Limitation of simulation of future behavior --
Are land-use patterns predictable? --
The economic base of the metropolis: critiucal remakrs on the "basic-nonbasic" concept --
Professional resume of Hans Blumenfeld --
List of other articles published by Hans Blumenfeld.
Series Title: Environment series.
Responsibility: Edited by Paul D. Spreiregen.
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