The City That Made Itself

Author: Welford Beaton
Publisher: Forgotten Books
ISBN: 9781333398736
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About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at This book is a reproduction of an important historical work.

The New Urban Frontier

Author: Neil Smith
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1134787464
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What does this mean for the people who live there? Can they do anything about it? This book challenges conventional wisdom, which holds gentrification to be the simple outcome of new middle-class tastes and a demand for urban living.

Fantasy City

Author: John Hannigan
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1134747012
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He asks whether such areas of fantasy destroy communities or instead create new groupings of shared identities and experiences. The book is written in a student friendly way with boxed case studies for class discussion.

Folk Devils And Moral Panics

Author: Stanley Cohen
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
ISBN: 1136807047
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Professor Stanley Cohen is Emeritus Professor of Sociology at the London School of Economics.

The Interpretation Of Cultures Text Only

Author: Clifford Geertz
Publisher: HarperCollins UK
ISBN: 0008219478
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'One of the most articulate cultural anthropologists of this generation. Geertz has consistently attempted to clarify the meaning of 'culture' and to relate that concept to the actual behavior of individuals and groups.

Urban Memory

Author: Mark Crinson
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
ISBN: 9780415334051
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Featuring a wealth of illustrations, images, maps and specially commissioned artwork, this work applies a critical and creative approach to existing theories of urban memory, and examines how these ideas are actualised in the forms of the ...

Seventy Nine Short Essays On Design

Author: Michael Bierut
Publisher: Chronicle Books
ISBN: 1616890711
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Seventy-nine Short Essays on Design brings together the best of designer Michael Bierut's critical writing—serious or humorous, flattering or biting, but always on the mark.

History And Its Images

Author: Francis Haskell
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 9780300059496
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In this book, an art historian surveys the various ways that they have adopted for making use of this material and examines the objects that became available to them.

How People Learn

Author: Committee on Developments in the Science of Learning with additional material from the Committee on Learning Research and Educational Practice
Publisher: National Academies Press
ISBN: 0309070368
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This edition includes far-reaching suggestions for research that could increase the impact that classroom teaching has on actual learning.


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The Classical Tradition in Rajput Painting. ... Show circulated by the Los Angeles
County Museum of Art. University of Iowa Museum of Art, Iowa City. ... Seattle Art
Museum; through January 13. ... From his vantage in Hong Kong, Robert
Shaplen has watched the Asian wheel of history turn, and has written a cogent,
well-researched ... to the United States: the tense political climate that made such
trips dangerous, the linguistic and logical hurdles, the appalling racism on both
sides, and ...