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The Public Realm of Cities and Urban Design

Jon Lang

Jon Lang, B.Arch (Rand), MRP, PhD (Cornell), is an Emeritus Professor at the University of New South Wales in Sydney, Australia, where he has been since 1990. Prior to that he taught for 20 years at the University of Pennsylvania in the United States. He has published extensively on architectural theory, urban design, and architecture in India. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Urban Design : A Typology of Procedures and Products

Routledge, 2017

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61

... Almost all definitions of urban design state that it is concerned with the public realm of cities and the elements that define it. One of the clearest definitions is: Urban design should be taken to mean the relationship between different...

Piece-by-piece Urban Design

Jon Lang

Jon Lang, B.Arch (Rand), MRP, PhD (Cornell), is an Emeritus Professor at the University of New South Wales in Sydney, Australia, where he has been since 1990. Prior to that he taught for 20 years at the University of Pennsylvania in the United States. He has published extensively on architectural theory, urban design, and architecture in India. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Urban Design : A Typology of Procedures and Products

Routledge, 2017

Book chapter

57

... Piece-by-piece urban design is one method of maintaining or improving the quality of the precincts of cities and towns. Unlike all-of-a-piece urban design, it does not begin with a specific concept plan showing the desired...

The Products of City Planning and the Nature of Urban Design

Jon Lang

Jon Lang, B.Arch (Rand), MRP, PhD (Cornell), is an Emeritus Professor at the University of New South Wales in Sydney, Australia, where he has been since 1990. Prior to that he taught for 20 years at the University of Pennsylvania in the United States. He has published extensively on architectural theory, urban design, and architecture in India. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Urban Design : A Typology of Procedures and Products

Routledge, 2017

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48

... Many city planners and architects regard most of what is described as the core of urban design in Part 3 of this book as city planning. To other observers, city planning is land use planning and to yet others it involves the formulation...

Urban Design Procedural Types and Processes

Jon Lang

Jon Lang, B.Arch (Rand), MRP, PhD (Cornell), is an Emeritus Professor at the University of New South Wales in Sydney, Australia, where he has been since 1990. Prior to that he taught for 20 years at the University of Pennsylvania in the United States. He has published extensively on architectural theory, urban design, and architecture in India. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Urban Design : A Typology of Procedures and Products

Routledge, 2017

Book chapter

67

... Many urban design schemes have been brought from the glimmer of an idea in somebody’s head to being a completed development. Thousands of proposals remain unimplemented. Some were simply explorations of possibilities. Many were,...

Plug-in Urban Design

Jon Lang

Jon Lang, B.Arch (Rand), MRP, PhD (Cornell), is an Emeritus Professor at the University of New South Wales in Sydney, Australia, where he has been since 1990. Prior to that he taught for 20 years at the University of Pennsylvania in the United States. He has published extensively on architectural theory, urban design, and architecture in India. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Urban Design : A Typology of Procedures and Products

Routledge, 2017

Book chapter

61

... Plug-in urban design involves the strategic building of specific infrastructure components of a city to shape its three- and four-dimensional built character and the behavior settings it affords. Infrastructure refers to elements...

All-of-a-piece Urban Design

Jon Lang

Jon Lang, B.Arch (Rand), MRP, PhD (Cornell), is an Emeritus Professor at the University of New South Wales in Sydney, Australia, where he has been since 1990. Prior to that he taught for 20 years at the University of Pennsylvania in the United States. He has published extensively on architectural theory, urban design, and architecture in India. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Urban Design : A Typology of Procedures and Products

Routledge, 2017

Book chapter

109

... Organizing urban design projects to be implemented street-by-street, building-by- building, and landscape-by-landscape by a number of developers according to an overall conceptual precinct design is the very heart of urban design work....

The Products of Architecture and the Nature of Urban Design

Jon Lang

Jon Lang, B.Arch (Rand), MRP, PhD (Cornell), is an Emeritus Professor at the University of New South Wales in Sydney, Australia, where he has been since 1990. Prior to that he taught for 20 years at the University of Pennsylvania in the United States. He has published extensively on architectural theory, urban design, and architecture in India. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Urban Design : A Typology of Procedures and Products

Routledge, 2017

Book chapter

57

... Architects wear many hats. They are centrally involved in urban design and often city planning. Some focus on the design of programs and specifications for buildings, others are primarily concerned with translating designs into working...

Total Urban Design

Jon Lang

Jon Lang, B.Arch (Rand), MRP, PhD (Cornell), is an Emeritus Professor at the University of New South Wales in Sydney, Australia, where he has been since 1990. Prior to that he taught for 20 years at the University of Pennsylvania in the United States. He has published extensively on architectural theory, urban design, and architecture in India. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Urban Design : A Typology of Procedures and Products

Routledge, 2017

Book chapter

48

... Total urban design occurs when an entire project is completed under one auspice by one design team. It is carried out as a single work, from property development, to design, and to implementation. The concern ranges from the broadest...

Urban Design Product Types

Jon Lang

Jon Lang, B.Arch (Rand), MRP, PhD (Cornell), is an Emeritus Professor at the University of New South Wales in Sydney, Australia, where he has been since 1990. Prior to that he taught for 20 years at the University of Pennsylvania in the United States. He has published extensively on architectural theory, urban design, and architecture in India. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Urban Design : A Typology of Procedures and Products

Routledge, 2017

Book chapter

39

... 2 Urban Design Product Types Design professionals usually think of urban design in terms of product types and much of the literature defining the field focuses on them. Projects have been categorized in many ways. It seems impossible...

An Evolving Typology of Urban Design Projects

Jon Lang

Jon Lang, B.Arch (Rand), MRP, PhD (Cornell), is an Emeritus Professor at the University of New South Wales in Sydney, Australia, where he has been since 1990. Prior to that he taught for 20 years at the University of Pennsylvania in the United States. He has published extensively on architectural theory, urban design, and architecture in India. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Urban Design : A Typology of Procedures and Products

Routledge, 2017

Book chapter

39

... an example, squares, see Lang and Marshall 2016), and for planning it is settlement types (for example, “global cities”; Simmonds and Hack 2000). Lucy Bullivant (2012) categorizes urban design schemes based on situational types (for...