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Iconic planned communities and the challenge of change / edited by Mary Corbin Sies, Isabelle Gournay, Robert Freestone.

Publication:
Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, [2019]
Series:
City in the twenty-first century book series
The city in the twenty-first century
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (vii, 488 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations (some color), maps (some color.
Subjects:
Planned communities -- Conservation and restoration.
Planned communities -- History.
Planned communities -- Case studies.
Contents:
Machine generated contents note: ch. 1 New Lanark: Sustaining Robert Owen's Legacy in Scotland / John Minnery
ch. 2 Riverside: The First Comprehensively Designed Suburban Community in the United States / David Schuyler
ch. 3 English Garden Cities: Challenges of Conservation and Change / Mervyn Miller
ch. 4 Uplands: A Residential Park in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada / Larry McCann
ch. 5 Menteng: Heritage of a Planned Community in a Southeast Asian Megacity / Christopher Silver
ch. 6 Colonel Light Gardens: History, Heritage, and the Enduring Garden Suburb in Adelaide, South Australia / Robert Freestone
ch. 7 Den-En Chofu: The First Japanese "Garden City" / Shun-ichi J. Watanabe
ch. 8 The Jardim America and Pacaembu Garden Suburbs: Facing the Changes to the Metropolis of Sao Paulo / Carlos Roberto Monteiro de Andrade
ch. 9 Garbatella: Heritage, Gentrification, and Public Policies in Rome, Italy / Sandra Annunziata
ch. 10 Sunnyside Gardens and Radburn: The Common Legacy and Divergent Experiences of Community Life / John J. Pittari Jr.
ch. 11 Cite Fruges: Le Corbusier's Paradoxical Appropriation in Pessac, France / Gilles Ragot
ch. 12 The Romerstadt Settlement: The "New Life" in Frankfurt am Main, Germany / Susan R. Henderson
ch. 13 Soweto: Planning for Apartheid and Preserving the Garden City Townships of Johannesburg, South Africa / Angel David Nieves
ch. 14 Wythenshawe: Manchester's Municipal Garden City / Michael Hebbert
ch. 15 Sabaudia: Foundation, Growth, and Critical Memory in the Last Italian City / Jean-Francois Lejeune
ch. 16 Greenbelt: Sustaining the New Deal Legacy / Isabelle Gournay
ch. 17 Batovany-Partizanske: A Functionalist Company Town in Slovakia / Isabelle Gournay
ch. 18 Tapiola: From Garden City to National Landscape Icon in Finland / Arnold R. Alanen
ch. 19 Seaside: Iconic Community of the New Urbanism / Steven W. Hurtt
ch. 20 Iconicity in Planned Communities: The Power of Visual Representations / Isabelle Gournay
ch. 21 Afterword: Lessons of the Iconic Planned Community / R. Bruce Stephenson.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI Available via World Wide Web.
Description based on print version record.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Martin and Margy Meyerson Endowment Fund for the Built Environment.
Contributor:
Sies, Mary Corbin. , Editor
Gournay, Isabelle. , Editor
Freestone, Robert. , Editor
ProQuest ebook central
Martin and Margy Meyerson Endowment Fund for the Built Environment.
ISBN:
9780812295849 (electronic bk.)
0812295846 (electronic bk.)
0812251148
9780812251142
Publisher Number:
99983985764
Access Restriction:
Restricted for use by site license.
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