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Mapping scales of urban identity

Burdett, Richard (2012) Mapping scales of urban identity. Architectural Design, 82 (6). pp. 92-97. ISSN 1554-2769

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Identification Number: 10.1002/ad.1501


Ricky Burdett, Professor of Urban Studies at LSE where he is Director of the Urban Age programme, is engaged in studying cities at different scales and regional contexts. Here he looks at what gives a city like London its unique sense of scale, and how it might be possible to design in the sort of vibrancy and spatial complexity that evolve in informal neighbourhoods over time. Through examples of local initiatives in Cape Town and Mumbai, he gives concrete evidence of what constitutes this approach.

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Additional Information: © 2012 John Wiley & Sons
Divisions: Sociology
LSE Cities
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HM Sociology
Date Deposited: 27 Nov 2012 09:32
Last Modified: 14 Nov 2023 08:42

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