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Collectivity in the prison of plenty: The French commercial centres by Claude Parent, 1967–1971

Tom Avermaete

Tom Avermaete is professor of architecture at TU Delft, the Netherlands. He is the author of Another Modern: the Post-War Architecture and Urbanism of Candilis-Josic-Woods (2005), and co-editor of Colonial Modern: Aesthetics of the Past, Rebellions for the Future (2010) and Structuralism Reloaded: Rule-Based Design in Architecture and Urbanism (2011). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Shopping Towns Europe : Commercial Collectivity and the Architecture of the Shopping Centre, 1945–1975

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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... differentiating between children, adolescents, grown-ups and the elderly. See my discussion of this in Tom Avermaete, ‘A Thousand Youth Clubs: Architecture, Mass Leisure and the Rejuvenation of Post-War France’, The Journal...

Shopping towns Europe, 1945–1975

Janina Gosseye

Janina Gosseye is a postdoctoral research fellow at TUDelft, the Netherlands. She has co-edited several books, including Hot Modernism: Queensland Architecture 1945-1975 (2015), Water Urbanisms (2008), Reclaiming (the Urbanism of) Mumbai (2009) and The Specific and the Singular – Architecture in Flanders (2010). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Tom Avermaete

Tom Avermaete is professor of architecture at TU Delft, the Netherlands. He is the author of Another Modern: the Post-War Architecture and Urbanism of Candilis-Josic-Woods (2005), and co-editor of Colonial Modern: Aesthetics of the Past, Rebellions for the Future (2010) and Structuralism Reloaded: Rule-Based Design in Architecture and Urbanism (2011). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Shopping Towns Europe : Commercial Collectivity and the Architecture of the Shopping Centre, 1945–1975

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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... of post-war ‘modernity’ as intimately entangled with state-driven action. Tom Avermaete , Another Modern: The Postwar Architecture and Urbanism...

The drive to modernize: Remodelling Birmingham city centre, 1945–1965

Shopping Towns Europe : Commercial Collectivity and the Architecture of the Shopping Centre, 1945–1975

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...Introduction Stimulated by growing consumer confidence, an expanding world of goods and the promise of a leisured society, a modern ‘New Britain’ was constructed, socially, politically...

Hello, consumer! Skärholmen Centre from the Million Programme to the mall

Shopping Towns Europe : Commercial Collectivity and the Architecture of the Shopping Centre, 1945–1975

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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... and Corporatism in Sweden’, in Architecture of the Welfare State , eds. Mark Swenarton, Tom Avermaete, Dirk van den Heuvel (London: Routledge, 2014), 154–175....

The 1960s shopping centre grid of Helsinki: A framework for future development

Shopping Towns Europe : Commercial Collectivity and the Architecture of the Shopping Centre, 1945–1975

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...Introduction The shopping centre concept arrived in Finland in the mid-1950s, when the first shopping centre opened in Helsinki in 1956. Erätori in Herttoniemi by architect Eliel Muoniovaara. In the following...

Milton Keynes’ Centre: The apotheosis of the British post-war consensus or, the apostle of neo-liberalism?

Janina Gosseye

Janina Gosseye is a postdoctoral research fellow at TUDelft, the Netherlands. She has co-edited several books, including Hot Modernism: Queensland Architecture 1945-1975 (2015), Water Urbanisms (2008), Reclaiming (the Urbanism of) Mumbai (2009) and The Specific and the Singular – Architecture in Flanders (2010). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Shopping Towns Europe : Commercial Collectivity and the Architecture of the Shopping Centre, 1945–1975

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...Introduction A longer version of this chapter has been published in Janina Gosseye, ‘Milton Keynes’ Centre: The Apotheosis of the British Post-war Consensus or, the Apostle of Neo-Liberalism?’, History...

Shopping à l’américaine

Shopping Towns Europe : Commercial Collectivity and the Architecture of the Shopping Centre, 1945–1975

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...When Parly 2, a prestigious shopping centre at a major highway intersection on the western outskirts of Paris, opened its doors on 4 November 1969, it was the first of its kind in France. Both champions and critics saw the project...

Built for mass consumption: Shopping centres in West Germany’s boom years

Shopping Towns Europe : Commercial Collectivity and the Architecture of the Shopping Centre, 1945–1975

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...In Germany today, it seems that no other building type from the late modern age has fallen into such disrepute as the Einkaufszentrum or ‘shopping centre’. Once euphorically hailed by German city planners as the path to ‘additional...

Unico Prezzo Italiano: Corporate consumption and retail architecture in post-war Italy

Shopping Towns Europe : Commercial Collectivity and the Architecture of the Shopping Centre, 1945–1975

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...I would like to thank Matteo Iannello (Architect and curator of the Calandra Archive, Palermo) and Arianna Cona (Fondazione Per Salvare Palermo) who kindly helped to provide the photos of the Upim building in Messina; Alessandro Cavallaro...

Malls and commercial planning policies in a compact city: The case of Barcelona

Shopping Towns Europe : Commercial Collectivity and the Architecture of the Shopping Centre, 1945–1975

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...This chapter is an outcome of the research project: Los mercados alimentarios de Barcelona. El mercado del Born y la renovación de los mercados municipales durante el siglo XX. (HAR2012-35387). This project was financed by the Spanish...