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Visions Of The City: Utopianism, Power And Politics In Twentieth Century Urbanism D.A. Pinder

Visions Of The City: Utopianism, Power And Politics In Twentieth Century Urbanism

D.A. Pinder

Published January 1st 2006
ISBN : 9780748614882
Paperback
354 pages
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This text is a dramatic account of utopian visions of the city in the 20th century. It explores their radical demands for new spaces and ways of living, and considers their effects on planning, architecture and struggles to shape urban landscapes.MoreThis text is a dramatic account of utopian visions of the city in the 20th century. It explores their radical demands for new spaces and ways of living, and considers their effects on planning, architecture and struggles to shape urban landscapes. Such visions, it shows, have played a crucial role in informing understandings and imaginings of the modern city.