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Culture, urbanism and planning [electronic resource] / edited by Javier Moncl?us and Manuel Gu?ardia.

Contributor(s): Moncl�us, F. J. (Francisco Javier) | Gu�ardia i Bassols, Manuel, 1949-.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Heritage, culture, and identity: Publisher: Aldershot, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, c2006Description: 1 online resource (xix, 293 p.) : ill., plans.ISBN: 9780754680093 (electronic bk.); 0754680096 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): City planning -- History | City planning -- Social aspects | Cities and towns | Culture | POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Public Policy -- Regional Planning | Urbanisatie | Stadsplanning | Stadscultuur | Duurzame ontwikkeling | Europa (geografie)Genre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Culture, urbanism and planning.DDC classification: 307.1/21609 Other classification: 74.72 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Introduction / F. Javier Moncl?us and Manuel Gu?ardia -- History builds the town : on the uses of history in twentieth-century city planning / Michael Hebbert and Wolfgang Sonne -- The cultural dimension of urban planning strategies : an historical perspective / Robert Freestone and Chris Gibson -- Speak, culture! : culture in planning's past, present, and future / Greg Young -- Capital cities and culture : evolution of twentieth-century capital city planning / David L.A. Gordon -- The power of anticipation : itinerant images of metropolitan futures : Buenos Aires, 1900-1920 / Margarita Gutman -- Words and history : controversies on urban heritage in Italy / Giorgio Piccinato -- Urban destruction or preservation? : conservation movement and planning in twentieth-century Scandinavian capitals / Laura Kolbe -- Planning the historic city : 1960s plans for Bath and York / John Pendelbury -- Multiple exposures or new cultural values? : European historical centres and recent immigration fluxes / Alessandro Scarnato -- New urbanism and planning history : back to the future / Christopher Silver -- Branding the city of culture : the death of city planning? / Graeme Evans -- International exhibitions and planning : hosting large-scale events as place promotion and as catalysts of urban regeneration / F. Javier Moncl?us -- Contemporary urban spectacularisation / Lilian Vaz and Paula Berenstein Jacques -- Culture, tradition and modernity in the Latin American city : some recent experiences / Roberto Segre -- 'Cities are fun!' : inventing and spreading the Baltimore model of cultural urbanism / Stephen V. Ward.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Introduction / F. Javier Moncl?us and Manuel Gu?ardia -- History builds the town : on the uses of history in twentieth-century city planning / Michael Hebbert and Wolfgang Sonne -- The cultural dimension of urban planning strategies : an historical perspective / Robert Freestone and Chris Gibson -- Speak, culture! : culture in planning's past, present, and future / Greg Young -- Capital cities and culture : evolution of twentieth-century capital city planning / David L.A. Gordon -- The power of anticipation : itinerant images of metropolitan futures : Buenos Aires, 1900-1920 / Margarita Gutman -- Words and history : controversies on urban heritage in Italy / Giorgio Piccinato -- Urban destruction or preservation? : conservation movement and planning in twentieth-century Scandinavian capitals / Laura Kolbe -- Planning the historic city : 1960s plans for Bath and York / John Pendelbury -- Multiple exposures or new cultural values? : European historical centres and recent immigration fluxes / Alessandro Scarnato -- New urbanism and planning history : back to the future / Christopher Silver -- Branding the city of culture : the death of city planning? / Graeme Evans -- International exhibitions and planning : hosting large-scale events as place promotion and as catalysts of urban regeneration / F. Javier Moncl?us -- Contemporary urban spectacularisation / Lilian Vaz and Paula Berenstein Jacques -- Culture, tradition and modernity in the Latin American city : some recent experiences / Roberto Segre -- 'Cities are fun!' : inventing and spreading the Baltimore model of cultural urbanism / Stephen V. Ward.

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