Capital spaces [electronic resource] : the multiple complex public spaces of a global city / Matthew Carmona and Filipa Matos Wunderlich.
By: Carmona, Matthew.
Contributor(s): Wunderlich, Filipa.Material type: BookPublisher: Abingdon, Oxon : Routledge, 2012Description: xiii, 304 p. : col. ill.ISBN: 9780203118856 (e-book : PDF).Subject(s): City planning -- England -- London | Public spaces -- England -- LondonGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: No titleOnline resources: Click here to view Also available in print edition.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 288-296) and index.
ch. 1. Public space : is it really that bad? -- 2. A city of squares, opportunity and neglect -- 3. A city of growth, retrenchment and disjointed local action -- 4. The "new" squares of the renaissance city -- ch. 5. Spaces of the corporate city -- ch. 6. Spaces of the civic city -- ch. 7. Spaces of the consumer city -- ch. 8. Spaces of the community city -- ch. 9. Spaces of the domestic sphere -- ch. 10. Spaces from the in-between -- ch. 11. Creating and recreating public space in London -- ch. 12. Public space critiques, counter-arguments and conclusions.
Also available in print edition.
Mode of access: World Wide Web.