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The city reader, edited by Richard T. LeGates and Frederic Stout

Label
The city reader
Title
The city reader
Statement of responsibility
edited by Richard T. LeGates and Frederic Stout
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The City Reader brings together classic writings on the city by authors like Robert Park, Lewis Mumford, Raymond Unwin, and Le Corbusier, with contemporary writings by, among others, Peter Hall, Saskia Sassen and Manuel Castells
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
307.76
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HT151
LC item number
.C586 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • LeGates, Richard T
  • Stout, Frederic
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  • Urban policy
  • Cities and towns
  • City planning
  • Politique urbaine
  • Petites villes
  • Urbanisme
  • Cities and towns
  • City planning
  • Urban policy
  • Stedelijke ontwikkeling
  • Stedelijk beleid
  • Sociaal-economische verandering
  • Stadtplanung
  • Stadtentwicklung
  • Stadtgeografie
  • Politique urbaine
  • Design urbain
  • Villes
  • Urbanisme
  • Sociologie urbaine
Label
The city reader, edited by Richard T. LeGates and Frederic Stout
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • "The Polis" from The Greeks (1951)
  • Urban Planning History and Visions
  • "Modernism and Early Urban Planning, 1870-1940" from Early Urban Planning, 1870-1940 (1998)
  • Richard T. Legates, Frederic Stout
  • 299
  • "Public Parks and the Enlargement of Towns" American Social Science Association (1870)
  • Frederick Law Olmsted
  • 314
  • "Author's Introduction" and "The Town-Country Magnet" from Garden Cities of To-morrow (1898)
  • Ebenezer Howard
  • 321
  • H.D.F. Kitto
  • "City Survey for Town Planning Purposes, of Municipalities and Government" from Cities in Evolution (1915)
  • Patrick9 Geddes
  • 330
  • "A Contemporary City" from The City of Tomorrow and Its Planning (1929)
  • Le Corbusier (Charles-Edouard Jeanneret)
  • 336
  • "Broadacre City: A New Community Plan" Architectural Record (1935)
  • Frank Lloyd Wright
  • 344
  • "The Pedestrian Pocket" from Doug Kelbaugh (ed.), The Pedestrian Pocket Book (1989)
  • 31
  • Peter Calthorpe
  • 350
  • 6
  • Urban Planning Theory and Practice
  • "The City of Theory" from Cities of Tomorrow: An Intellectual History of Urban Planning and Design in the Twentieth Century (1996)
  • Peter Hall
  • 362
  • "Twentieth Century Land Use Planning: A Stalwart Family Tree" American Planning Association Journal (1995)
  • Edward J. Kaiser, David R. Godschalk
  • 375
  • "City Origins" and "Cities and European Civilization" from Medieval Cities (1925)
  • "A Realistic Approach to City and Suburban Planning" and "Ingredients of Success" from The American City: What Works, What Doesn't (1996)
  • Alexander Garvin
  • 396
  • "Planning in the Face of Conflict" American Planning Association Journal (1987)
  • John Forester
  • 410
  • "Advocacy and Pluralism in Planning" Journal of the American Institute of Planners (1965)
  • Paul Davidoff
  • 423
  • "Planning Sustainable and Livable Cites" (1998)
  • Henri Pirenne
  • Stephen Wheeler
  • 434
  • "A Gender Agenda: New Directions for Planning Theory" American Planning Association Journal (1992)
  • Leonie Sander Cock, Ann Forsyth
  • 446
  • Plate Section: Urban Planning
  • 7
  • Perspectives on Urban Design
  • "Author's Introduction," "The Relationship Between Buildings, Monuments, and Public Squares," and "The Enclosed Character of the Public Square" from The Art of Building Cities (1889)
  • Camillo Sitte
  • 37
  • 466
  • "The City Image and its Elements" from The Image of the City (1960)
  • Kevin Lynch
  • 478
  • "The Design of Spaces" from City: Rediscovering the Center (1988)
  • William H. Whyte
  • 483
  • "Toward an Urban Design Manifesto" American Planning Association Journal (1987)
  • Allan Jacobs, Donald Appleyard
  • 491
  • "The Great Towns" from The Condition of the Working Class in England in 1844 (1845)
  • "What Would a Non-sexist City Be Like? Speculations on Housing, Urban Design, and Human Work" from Catharine R. Stimpson et al. (eds.), Women and the American City (1981)
  • Dolores Hayden
  • 503
  • "An Introduction to Ecological Design" from Ecological Design (1995)
  • Sym Van Der Ryn, Stuart Cowan
  • 519
  • 8
  • Future of the City
  • "The Post-City Age" Daedalus (1968)
  • Melvin M. Webber
  • Friedrich Engels
  • 535
  • "Arcology: The City in the Image of Man" and "The Characteristics of Arcology" from Arcology: The City in the Image of Man (1969)
  • Paolo Soleri
  • 540
  • "The Need for a New Vision for the Development of Large U.S. Metropolitan Areas" Saloman Brothers (1989)
  • Anthony Downs
  • 545
  • "European Cities, the Informational Society, and the Global Economy" Journal of Economic and Social Geography (1993)
  • Manuel Castells
  • 557
  • 46
  • "The Transformation of Cities: Towards Planetary Urban Networks" and "Telecommunications and Urban Futures" from Telecommunications and the City (1996)
  • Stephen Graham, Simon Marvin
  • 568
  • "The Future Urban World" from Urban World/Global City (1996)
  • David Clark
  • 579
  • "The Negro Problems of Philadelphia," "The Question of Earning a Living" and "Color Prejudice" from The Philadelphia Negro (1899)
  • "The Urbanization of the Human Population" Scientific American (1965)
  • W.E.B. Du Bois
  • 56
  • "Levittown and America" from The Levittowners (1967)
  • Herbert J. Gans
  • 63
  • "The Megalopolis: 1920-" from The Urban Wilderness: A History of the American City (1972)
  • Sam Bass Warner, Jr.
  • 69
  • "Beyond Suburbia: The Rise of the Technoburb" from Bourgeois Utopias: The Rise and Fall of Suburbia (1987)
  • Robert Fishman
  • Kingsley Davis
  • 77
  • Plate Section: The Evolution of Cities
  • 2
  • Urban Culture and Society
  • "What Is a City" Architectural Record (1937)
  • Lewis Mumford
  • 92
  • "Urbanism as a Way of Life" American Journal of Sociology (1938)
  • Louis Wirth
  • 97
  • 3
  • "The Uses of Sidewalks: Safety" from The Death and Life of Great American Cities (1961)
  • Jane Jacobs
  • 106
  • "From Institutional to Jobless Ghettos" from When Work Disappears: The World of the New Urban Poor (1996)
  • William Julius Wilson
  • 112
  • "Choosing a Future" from Losing Ground: American Social Policy 1950-1980 (1984)
  • Charles Murray
  • 122
  • "Whose Culture? Whose City?" from The Cultures of Cities (1995)
  • 1
  • Sharon Zukin
  • 131
  • "Visions of a New Reality: The City and the Emergence of Modern Visual Culture" (1999)
  • Frederic Stout
  • 143
  • Plate Section: Visions of a New Reality
  • 3
  • Urban Space
  • "The Growth of the City: An Introduction to a Research Project" from Robert Park et al., The City (1925)
  • Ernest W. Burgess
  • Evolution of Cities
  • 153
  • "The Almost Perfect Town" Landscape (1952)
  • John Brinckerhoff Jackson
  • 162
  • "The New Downtown" from City Life: Urban Expectations in a New World (1995)
  • Witold Rybczynski
  • 170
  • "Taking Los Angeles Apart: Towards a Postmodern Geography" from Postmodern Geographies: The Reassertion of Space in Critical Social Theory (1989)
  • Edward Soja
  • 180
  • "The Urban Revolution" Town Planning Review (1950)
  • "Fortress L.A." from City of Quartz: Excavating the Future in Los Angeles (1990)
  • Mike Davis
  • 193
  • "Social Justice, Postmodernism, and the City" International Journal of Urban and Regional Research (1992)
  • David Harvey
  • 199
  • "A New Geography of Centers and Margins: Summary and Implications" from Cities in a World Economy (1994)
  • Saskia Sassen
  • 208
  • 4
  • V. Gordon Childe
  • Urban Politics, Governance, and Economics
  • "How to Study Urban Political Power" from A Phoenix in the Asbes: The Rise and Fall of the Koch Coalition in New York City Politics (1992)
  • John Mollenkopf
  • 219
  • "Post-Fordist City Politics" from Ash Amin (ed.), Post Fordism: A Reader (1994)
  • Margit Mayer
  • 229
  • "A Ladder of Citizen Participation" Journal of the American Institute of Planners (1969)
  • Sherry Arnstein
  • 240
  • 22
  • "Broken Windows" Atlantic Monthly (1982)
  • James Q. Wilson, George L. Kelling
  • 253
  • "Cities and Uneven Economic Development" from Urban Sociology, Capitalism, and Modernity (1993)
  • Mike Savage, Alan Warde
  • 264
  • "The Competitive Advantage of the Inner City" Harvard Business Review (1995)
  • Michael E. Porter
  • 278
  • 5
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 608 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1082980495
Label
The city reader, edited by Richard T. LeGates and Frederic Stout
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • "The Polis" from The Greeks (1951)
  • Urban Planning History and Visions
  • "Modernism and Early Urban Planning, 1870-1940" from Early Urban Planning, 1870-1940 (1998)
  • Richard T. Legates, Frederic Stout
  • 299
  • "Public Parks and the Enlargement of Towns" American Social Science Association (1870)
  • Frederick Law Olmsted
  • 314
  • "Author's Introduction" and "The Town-Country Magnet" from Garden Cities of To-morrow (1898)
  • Ebenezer Howard
  • 321
  • H.D.F. Kitto
  • "City Survey for Town Planning Purposes, of Municipalities and Government" from Cities in Evolution (1915)
  • Patrick9 Geddes
  • 330
  • "A Contemporary City" from The City of Tomorrow and Its Planning (1929)
  • Le Corbusier (Charles-Edouard Jeanneret)
  • 336
  • "Broadacre City: A New Community Plan" Architectural Record (1935)
  • Frank Lloyd Wright
  • 344
  • "The Pedestrian Pocket" from Doug Kelbaugh (ed.), The Pedestrian Pocket Book (1989)
  • 31
  • Peter Calthorpe
  • 350
  • 6
  • Urban Planning Theory and Practice
  • "The City of Theory" from Cities of Tomorrow: An Intellectual History of Urban Planning and Design in the Twentieth Century (1996)
  • Peter Hall
  • 362
  • "Twentieth Century Land Use Planning: A Stalwart Family Tree" American Planning Association Journal (1995)
  • Edward J. Kaiser, David R. Godschalk
  • 375
  • "City Origins" and "Cities and European Civilization" from Medieval Cities (1925)
  • "A Realistic Approach to City and Suburban Planning" and "Ingredients of Success" from The American City: What Works, What Doesn't (1996)
  • Alexander Garvin
  • 396
  • "Planning in the Face of Conflict" American Planning Association Journal (1987)
  • John Forester
  • 410
  • "Advocacy and Pluralism in Planning" Journal of the American Institute of Planners (1965)
  • Paul Davidoff
  • 423
  • "Planning Sustainable and Livable Cites" (1998)
  • Henri Pirenne
  • Stephen Wheeler
  • 434
  • "A Gender Agenda: New Directions for Planning Theory" American Planning Association Journal (1992)
  • Leonie Sander Cock, Ann Forsyth
  • 446
  • Plate Section: Urban Planning
  • 7
  • Perspectives on Urban Design
  • "Author's Introduction," "The Relationship Between Buildings, Monuments, and Public Squares," and "The Enclosed Character of the Public Square" from The Art of Building Cities (1889)
  • Camillo Sitte
  • 37
  • 466
  • "The City Image and its Elements" from The Image of the City (1960)
  • Kevin Lynch
  • 478
  • "The Design of Spaces" from City: Rediscovering the Center (1988)
  • William H. Whyte
  • 483
  • "Toward an Urban Design Manifesto" American Planning Association Journal (1987)
  • Allan Jacobs, Donald Appleyard
  • 491
  • "The Great Towns" from The Condition of the Working Class in England in 1844 (1845)
  • "What Would a Non-sexist City Be Like? Speculations on Housing, Urban Design, and Human Work" from Catharine R. Stimpson et al. (eds.), Women and the American City (1981)
  • Dolores Hayden
  • 503
  • "An Introduction to Ecological Design" from Ecological Design (1995)
  • Sym Van Der Ryn, Stuart Cowan
  • 519
  • 8
  • Future of the City
  • "The Post-City Age" Daedalus (1968)
  • Melvin M. Webber
  • Friedrich Engels
  • 535
  • "Arcology: The City in the Image of Man" and "The Characteristics of Arcology" from Arcology: The City in the Image of Man (1969)
  • Paolo Soleri
  • 540
  • "The Need for a New Vision for the Development of Large U.S. Metropolitan Areas" Saloman Brothers (1989)
  • Anthony Downs
  • 545
  • "European Cities, the Informational Society, and the Global Economy" Journal of Economic and Social Geography (1993)
  • Manuel Castells
  • 557
  • 46
  • "The Transformation of Cities: Towards Planetary Urban Networks" and "Telecommunications and Urban Futures" from Telecommunications and the City (1996)
  • Stephen Graham, Simon Marvin
  • 568
  • "The Future Urban World" from Urban World/Global City (1996)
  • David Clark
  • 579
  • "The Negro Problems of Philadelphia," "The Question of Earning a Living" and "Color Prejudice" from The Philadelphia Negro (1899)
  • "The Urbanization of the Human Population" Scientific American (1965)
  • W.E.B. Du Bois
  • 56
  • "Levittown and America" from The Levittowners (1967)
  • Herbert J. Gans
  • 63
  • "The Megalopolis: 1920-" from The Urban Wilderness: A History of the American City (1972)
  • Sam Bass Warner, Jr.
  • 69
  • "Beyond Suburbia: The Rise of the Technoburb" from Bourgeois Utopias: The Rise and Fall of Suburbia (1987)
  • Robert Fishman
  • Kingsley Davis
  • 77
  • Plate Section: The Evolution of Cities
  • 2
  • Urban Culture and Society
  • "What Is a City" Architectural Record (1937)
  • Lewis Mumford
  • 92
  • "Urbanism as a Way of Life" American Journal of Sociology (1938)
  • Louis Wirth
  • 97
  • 3
  • "The Uses of Sidewalks: Safety" from The Death and Life of Great American Cities (1961)
  • Jane Jacobs
  • 106
  • "From Institutional to Jobless Ghettos" from When Work Disappears: The World of the New Urban Poor (1996)
  • William Julius Wilson
  • 112
  • "Choosing a Future" from Losing Ground: American Social Policy 1950-1980 (1984)
  • Charles Murray
  • 122
  • "Whose Culture? Whose City?" from The Cultures of Cities (1995)
  • 1
  • Sharon Zukin
  • 131
  • "Visions of a New Reality: The City and the Emergence of Modern Visual Culture" (1999)
  • Frederic Stout
  • 143
  • Plate Section: Visions of a New Reality
  • 3
  • Urban Space
  • "The Growth of the City: An Introduction to a Research Project" from Robert Park et al., The City (1925)
  • Ernest W. Burgess
  • Evolution of Cities
  • 153
  • "The Almost Perfect Town" Landscape (1952)
  • John Brinckerhoff Jackson
  • 162
  • "The New Downtown" from City Life: Urban Expectations in a New World (1995)
  • Witold Rybczynski
  • 170
  • "Taking Los Angeles Apart: Towards a Postmodern Geography" from Postmodern Geographies: The Reassertion of Space in Critical Social Theory (1989)
  • Edward Soja
  • 180
  • "The Urban Revolution" Town Planning Review (1950)
  • "Fortress L.A." from City of Quartz: Excavating the Future in Los Angeles (1990)
  • Mike Davis
  • 193
  • "Social Justice, Postmodernism, and the City" International Journal of Urban and Regional Research (1992)
  • David Harvey
  • 199
  • "A New Geography of Centers and Margins: Summary and Implications" from Cities in a World Economy (1994)
  • Saskia Sassen
  • 208
  • 4
  • V. Gordon Childe
  • Urban Politics, Governance, and Economics
  • "How to Study Urban Political Power" from A Phoenix in the Asbes: The Rise and Fall of the Koch Coalition in New York City Politics (1992)
  • John Mollenkopf
  • 219
  • "Post-Fordist City Politics" from Ash Amin (ed.), Post Fordism: A Reader (1994)
  • Margit Mayer
  • 229
  • "A Ladder of Citizen Participation" Journal of the American Institute of Planners (1969)
  • Sherry Arnstein
  • 240
  • 22
  • "Broken Windows" Atlantic Monthly (1982)
  • James Q. Wilson, George L. Kelling
  • 253
  • "Cities and Uneven Economic Development" from Urban Sociology, Capitalism, and Modernity (1993)
  • Mike Savage, Alan Warde
  • 264
  • "The Competitive Advantage of the Inner City" Harvard Business Review (1995)
  • Michael E. Porter
  • 278
  • 5
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 608 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1082980495

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