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Public places - urban spaces: the dimensions of urban design. Part II - The dimensions of urban design

Public places - urban spaces: the dimensions of urban design. Part II - The dimensions of urban design

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Sustainability, Environment, Development & Planning


Provides a holistic guide to the complex and interacting dimensions of urban design. Covers: the context for urban design; the dimensions of urban design; and implementing urban design.


Carmona, M. et al


Due to the file size of this document, it has been spilt into 3 parts for ease of use. This document includes Part II - The dimensions of urban design. Other parts include Part I - Defining urban design and Part III - Implementing urban design. Second edition supersedes Public places - urban spaces: the dimensions of urban design (2005 reprint) - Architectural Press.




Publisher History

Architectural Press was originally an imprint of Elsevier. They produce technical books for architects in practice and at study. They are also now part of the Taylor and Francis group, a trading division of Informa UK Ltd.



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