The Urban Design Reader
Urban Design Reader by Michael Larice
Book DescriptionDrawing 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.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780415333870
Format: Paperback (246mm x 189mm x 27mm)
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 10-Jan-2006
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
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Author Biography - Michael Larice
University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada University of California, Berkeley, USA
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