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Cities of Vision: A visual history of the future

Nick Dunn

Nick Dunn is Professor of Urban Design and Executive Director of Imagination, the design research lab at Lancaster University, UK. He is Senior Fellow at the Institute for Social Futures, examining the insights that the arts and humanities can bring to the ways we think, envision, and analyse the futures of people, places, and planet. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Paul Cureton

Paul Cureton is a Senior Lecturer in Design at ImaginationLancaster, and member of the Data Science Institute, Lancaster University, UK. His previous publications include Strategies for Landscape Representation: Digital and Analogue Techniques (2016) and Drone Futures: UAS in Landscape & Urban Design (2020). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Future Cities : A Visual Guide

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2020

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...Imaginary cities In Buckminster Fuller’s optimistic view of our position in 2025, he describes a futurological ability of archaeological researchers to situate themselves at any time point and investigate human occupation on our planet...

The slow emergence of learning cities in an urbanizing world

Tim Campbell

Tim Campbell has worked for more than 35 years in urban development with experience in scores of countries and hundreds of cities in Latin America, South and East Asia, Eastern Europe, and Africa. His areas of expertise include strategic urban planning, city development strategies, decentralization, urban policy, and social and poverty impact of urban development. He is chairman of the Urban Age Institute, which fosters leadership and innovation between and among cities in areas of strategic urban planning, urban policy and management, sustainable environmental planning, and poverty reduction. Campbell retired from the World Bank in December 2005 after more than 17 years working in various capacities in the urban sector. Before joining the Bank, he worked for over 13 years as a private consultant and university professor. His consulting clients included private sector firms, governments, and international organizations. He taught at Stanford University and the University of California at Berkeley. He lived in rural and small town Costa Rica for two years as a Peace Corps Volunteer. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Beyond Smart Cities : How Cities Network, Learn and Innovate

Earthscan, 2012

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... in an urbanizing world Cities have always been the centers of information intensity and resource trans- formation, but not always in charge of their own destiny. This brief chapter aims to set the stage for the story of city learning...

The Expanded Field

Jane Rendell

Jane Rendell is Reader in Architecture and Art and Director of Architectural Research at the Bartlett School of Architecture, University Collage London. She is the author of 'The Pursuit of Pleasure: Gender, Space and Architecture in Regency London' (Athlone Press, 2002) and co-editor of 'Strangely Familiar: Narratives of Architecture and the City' (Routledge, 1995), 'Gender Space Architecture: An Interdisciplinary Introduction' (Routledge, 1999), 'Intersections: Architectural Histories and Critical Theories' (Routledge, 2000) and 'The Unknown City: Contesting Architecture and Social Space' (MIT Press, 2000). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Art and Architecture : A Place Between

I.B. Tauris, 2006

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... The Expanded Field The field provides both for an expanded but finite set of related positions for a given artist to occupy and explore, and for an organization of work that is not dictated by the conditions of a particular medium.1...

Martti Välikangas and the Puu Käpylä Garden Town

John Stewart

John Stewart is an award-winning architect. He has acted as an external tutor at both the Oxford School of Architecture and the Mackintosh School of Architecture. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Nordic Classicism : Scandinavian Architecture 1910–1930

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2018

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...Martti Välikangas (1893–1973) Today, Martti Välikangas is one of the least known of the architects who contributed to Nordic Classicism, and yet in his day, he was recognized as one of its most important protagonists. Born in 1893, he...

Conclusion

A.R. Sennett

Alfred Richard Sennett was a Member of the Advisory Committee on Road Improvements and of the Research Committee on Road Traction. Trained in civil, mechanical and electrical engineering Garden Cities in Theory and Practice is his magnum opus. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Garden Cities in Theory and Practice Volume II : Principles of a New Urban Planning

I.B.Tauris, 2016

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... * How is it, it may be asked, that while our wealth is increasing, poverty and misery is increasing also ? To this some will reply that there is a tendency in population to increase faster than wealth. If so, we must submit. But, we...

Green City Design and Climate Change

Jonathan Barnett

Jonathan Barnett is a well-known, widely experienced city design practitioner who also teaches and writes about city design. He is a Fellow of the American Institure of Architects and also a Fellow of the American Institute of Certified Planners. He is a Professor Emeritus of City and Regional Planning and former Director of the Urban Design Program at the University of Pennsylvania, USA. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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City Design : Modernist, Traditional, Green and Systems Perspectives

Routledge, 2016

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... Green City Design and Climate Change The average air temperature of the entire planet is rising because of an increasing proportion of greenhouse gasses in the atmosphere. The burning of fossil fuels has been the most important...

Life in a Garden City

A.R. Sennett

Alfred Richard Sennett was a Member of the Advisory Committee on Road Improvements and of the Research Committee on Road Traction. Trained in civil, mechanical and electrical engineering Garden Cities in Theory and Practice is his magnum opus. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Garden Cities in Theory and Practice Volume I : Principles of a New Urban Planning

I.B.Tauris, 2016

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... An Ancient English Village—showing Cottages LIFE IN A GARDEN CITY ' Nothing can be more striking than the contrasts between the theory and practice of actual life, or between the things professed and those performed.' 'We put too...

Garden City Industries

A.R. Sennett

Alfred Richard Sennett was a Member of the Advisory Committee on Road Improvements and of the Research Committee on Road Traction. Trained in civil, mechanical and electrical engineering Garden Cities in Theory and Practice is his magnum opus. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Garden Cities in Theory and Practice Volume II : Principles of a New Urban Planning

I.B.Tauris, 2016

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... (Drawn by Harold Percival from the description given in ' Ac GARDEN CITY INDUSTRIES "The most exquisite and the most expensive machinery is brought into play where operations on the most common materials are to be performed, because...

The Potentialities of Applied Science in a Garden City

A.R. Sennett

Alfred Richard Sennett was a Member of the Advisory Committee on Road Improvements and of the Research Committee on Road Traction. Trained in civil, mechanical and electrical engineering Garden Cities in Theory and Practice is his magnum opus. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Garden Cities in Theory and Practice Volume II : Principles of a New Urban Planning

I.B.Tauris, 2016

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... THE POTENTIALITIES OF APPLIED SCIENCE IN A GARDEN CITY* 'Le travail et la Science sont d&ormais les maitres du monde.'—D. SALVANDY. T H E great social problems—of transcendental im- portance—the prevention of further overgrowth...

The Sociological Aspect

A.R. Sennett

Alfred Richard Sennett was a Member of the Advisory Committee on Road Improvements and of the Research Committee on Road Traction. Trained in civil, mechanical and electrical engineering Garden Cities in Theory and Practice is his magnum opus. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Garden Cities in Theory and Practice Volume II : Principles of a New Urban Planning

I.B.Tauris, 2016

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... ' Here reigns Content, And Nature's child Simplicity, long since Exil'd from polish'd realms. Here ancient modes And ancient manners sway ; the honest tongue The heart's true meaning speaks, nor masks with guile A double purpose ;...