Writing Urbanism: A Design Reader by Douglas KelbaughWriting Urbanism: A Design Reader by Douglas Kelbaugh

Writing Urbanism: A Design Reader

EditorDouglas Kelbaugh, Kit Mccullough

Paperback | August 18, 2008

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Urban design continues to grow as an increasingly important and expanding field of study, research and professional endeavour.

Distinguished by its broad scope and comprehensiveness on the subject of urban design, this new collection combines selected essays from both practitioners and academia. 

Writing Urbanism is the ideal volume for both students, architects and urban designers.

Douglas Kelbaugh F.A.I.A.is Dean and Professor of Architecture and Urban Planning at the University of Michigan Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning. He is a leading practitioner, teacher, and thinker in urban design, is the author of several books on urban design, and has taught design at eight schools of architecture in...
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Title:Writing Urbanism: A Design ReaderFormat:PaperbackDimensions:424 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.9 inPublished:August 18, 2008Publisher:Taylor and FrancisLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:041577439X

ISBN - 13:9780415774390

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Table of Contents

Foreword.  Preface Part 1: Urban Process  1. Introduction  2. Observations  3. Preservation, Re-Use and Sustainability  4. Community Part 2: Urban Form  5. Introduction  6. Everyday Urbanism, Landscape Urbanism, and Infrastructure  7. New Urbanism  8. Post Urbanism Part 3: Urban Society  10. Introduction  11. The Public Realm  12. Globalism and Local Identity  13. Technology