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The Urban Design Reader (Routledge Urban Reader Series)

The Urban Design Reader (Routledge Urban Reader Series)
Author: Michael Larice - Elizabeth Macdonald
ISBN 13: 9780415333870
ISBN 10: 415333873
Edition: New Ed
Publisher: Routledge
Publication Date: 2006-12-03
Format: Paperback
Pages: 560
List Price: $78.95

Drawing together the very best of classic and contemporary writings, this informative book illuminates the theory and practice of urban design. Forty-one generous selections include contributions from Le Corbusier and Jacobs through to Hayden and Gillham.

This book provides an essential resource for students and practitioners of urban design, drawing together important but widely dispersed writings. Section and selection introductions are provided to assist students in understanding where readings come from and how they fit into the larger picture of the field of urban design.