a companion to the city

Book Title : A Companion to the City
Author : Gary Bridge
Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
Release Date : 2008-04-15
Pages : 656
ISBN : 9780470692691
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
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A Companion to the City provides the reader with an indispensable and authoritative overview of the key debates, controversies, and questions concerning the city from a variety of theoretical vantage points with an international perspective. Indispensable companion for students of the City. Multidisciplinary approach of interest across several fields. Includes contributions from major scholars in the field.

Book Title : A Companion to the City of Rome
Author : Claire Holleran
Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
Release Date : 2018-09-24
Pages : 800
ISBN : 9781405198196
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
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A Companion to the City of Rome presents a series of original essays from top experts that offer an authoritative and up-to-date overview of current research on the development of the city of Rome from its origins until circa AD 600. Offers a unique interdisciplinary, closely focused thematic approach and wide chronological scope making it an indispensible reference work on ancient Rome Includes several new developments on areas of research that are available in English for the first time Newly commissioned essays written by experts in a variety of related fields Original and up-to-date readings pertaining to the city of Rome on a wide variety of topics including Rome’s urban landscape, population, economy, civic life, and key events

Book Title : The New Blackwell Companion to the City
Author : Gary Bridge
Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
Release Date : 2011-02-23
Pages : 784
ISBN : 1444395122
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
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This book considers the state of the city and contemporary urbanisation from a range of intellectual and international perspectives. The most interdisciplinary collection of its kind Provides a contemporary update on urban thinking that builds on well established debates in the field Uses the city to explore economic, social, cultural, environmental and political issues more broadly Includes contributions from non Western perspectives and cities

Book Title : The Blackwell City Reader
Author : Gary Bridge
Publisher : Wiley-Blackwell
Release Date : 2002-11-18
Pages : 600
ISBN : 0631225145
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
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At a time when cities are firmly back on the agenda, this Reader brings together work by prestigious academics, literary figures, political economists, geographers, film theorists, urban planners and gender theorists in order to challenge established ways of thinking about urban life. Develops a new framework for interpreting cities. Includes a variety of voices from literary figures to academics. Takes a global approach, looking at western and non-western cities. Combines canonical texts with contemporary theories on urban life. Can be used alongside 'A Companion to the City' (Blackwell Publishers, 2000).

Book Title : The Cambridge Companion to the City in Literature
Author : Kevin R. McNamara
Publisher : Cambridge University Press
Release Date : 2014-10-06
Pages : 320
ISBN : 9781107028036
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
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This Companion offers readers an accessible survey of the historical and symbolic relationships between literature and the city.

Book Title : Sensing the City
Author : Anja Schwanhäußer
Publisher : Birkhauser
Release Date : 2016-01
Pages : 192
ISBN : 3035608482
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
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Book Title : A Companion to Los Angeles
Author : William Deverell
Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
Release Date : 2010-11-23
Pages : 536
ISBN : 1444390953
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
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This Companion contains 25 original essays by writers and scholars who present an expert assessment of the best and most important work to date on the complex history of Los Angeles. The first Companion providing a historical survey of Los Angeles, incorporating critical, multi-disciplinary themes and innovative scholarship Features essays from a range of disciplines, including history, political science, cultural studies, and geography Photo essays and ‘contemporary voice’ sections combine with traditional historiographic essays to provide a multi-dimensional view of this vibrant and diverse city Essays cover the key topics in the field within a thematic structure, including demography, social unrest, politics, popular culture, architecture, and urban studies

Book Title : A Companion to Medieval Palermo
Author :
Publisher : BRILL
Release Date : 2013-08-15
Pages : 560
ISBN : 9789004252530
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
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The Companion to Medieval Palermo offers a panorama of the History of Medieval Palermo from the sixth to the fifteenth century.

Book Title : A Companion to Early Modern Naples
Author :
Publisher : BRILL
Release Date : 2013-05-17
Pages : 600
ISBN : 9789004251830
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
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The new essays in this volume aim to introduce early modern Naples - the largest city in the Spanish global empire and one of Europe’s largest cities - to readers unfamiliar with its history.

Book Title : A Companion to Urban Anthropology
Author : Donald M. Nonini
Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
Release Date : 2014-03-17
Pages : 536
ISBN : 9781118378656
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
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A Companion to Urban Anthropology presents a collection oforiginal essays from international scholars on key issues in urbananthropology and broader cross-disciplinary urban studies. Features newly commissioned essays from 35 leadinginternational scholars in urban and global studies Includes essays in classic areas of concern to urbananthropologists such as built structures and urban planning,community, security, markets, and race Covers emergent areas in the field including:21st-century cities borders, citizenship, sustainability, and urbansexualities