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The Resource City as landscape : a post post-modern view of design and planning, Tom Turner

City as landscape : a post post-modern view of design and planning, Tom Turner

Label
City as landscape : a post post-modern view of design and planning
Title
City as landscape
Title remainder
a post post-modern view of design and planning
Statement of responsibility
Tom Turner
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In twenty essays, this book covers aspects of planning, architecture, urban design, landscape architecture, park and garden design. Their approach, described as post-postmodern, is a challenge to the 'anything goes' eclecticism of the merely postmodern
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Turner, Tom
Dewey number
711.4
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HT166
LC item number
.T87 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • City planning
  • City planning
  • Urbanization
  • Landscape architecture
  • Architecture, Postmodern
  • City planning
  • City planning
  • Urbanization
  • Landscape architecture
  • Architecture, Postmodern
Label
City as landscape : a post post-modern view of design and planning, Tom Turner
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Published 2009 by Routledge...First issued in hardback 2016."--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 238-241) 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
Theories. Post-postmodernism. Design and planning methods. 'A city is not a tree' : it is a landscape. Patterns in use ; footprints in the sand -- Planning. GIS, structuralism, the birth, the death and the life of planning. CD-plans. Metaphorical plans. Eco-city plans -- Urbanism. Architecture, language and the environment. Context and design. Deconstructing the constructive professions. The tragedy of feminine planning and design -- Landscape design. The blood of philosopher-kings. Studio craft -- Open space planning. Parks and boundless space. Harlequin space. Greenways and otherways. Reading Parc de la Villette -- Gardens. Revolutions in the garden. Gardening with ideas
Control code
958781256
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
viii, 248 pages
Isbn
9780419204107
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)958781256
Label
City as landscape : a post post-modern view of design and planning, Tom Turner
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Published 2009 by Routledge...First issued in hardback 2016."--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 238-241) 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
Theories. Post-postmodernism. Design and planning methods. 'A city is not a tree' : it is a landscape. Patterns in use ; footprints in the sand -- Planning. GIS, structuralism, the birth, the death and the life of planning. CD-plans. Metaphorical plans. Eco-city plans -- Urbanism. Architecture, language and the environment. Context and design. Deconstructing the constructive professions. The tragedy of feminine planning and design -- Landscape design. The blood of philosopher-kings. Studio craft -- Open space planning. Parks and boundless space. Harlequin space. Greenways and otherways. Reading Parc de la Villette -- Gardens. Revolutions in the garden. Gardening with ideas
Control code
958781256
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
viii, 248 pages
Isbn
9780419204107
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)958781256

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