URBAN STUDIES AND THEORY

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Lars Müller Publishers

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In the Life of Cities

Edited by Mohsen Mostafavi.

This volume addresses the complex relations between urban artifacts and urban life. The contributions show how architects, planners, and urban designers describe and give shape to the city, while novelists, humanists, and other scholars examine its operations and performances. The essential question is: How does the physical character of an urban environment influence or enable the events that take place within a specific setting? Contributors from a wide range of fields address the role and life of cities as diverse as Baku, Buenos Aires, Cairo, Detroit, Jakarta, Johannesburg, Mumbai, Paris, Quito, St. Petersburg, Tel Aviv, Tirana, and Toronto. Portfolios of contemporary photography present the layered realities of urban life today. With contributions by Arjun Appadurai, Eve Blau, Svetlana Boym, Lindsay Bremner, Jana Cephas, Felipe Correa, Rahul Mehrotra, Mohsen Mostafavi, Antoine Picon, Gyan Prakash, Nasser Rabbat, Rafi Segal, Jorge Silvetti, AbdouMaliq Simone, and Charles Waldheim.

Mohsen Mostafavi, an architect and educator, is dean of the Harvard University Graduate School of Design and the Alexander and Victoria Wiley Professor of Design. He is the editor of Ecological Urbanism (with Gareth Doherty).


Mohsen Mostafavi is Dean of the Harvard Graduate School of Design and Alexander and Victoria Wiley Professor of Design. He has served on the steering committee of the Aga Khan Award for Architecture and the juries of the Holcim Foundation for Sustainable Contruction and the RIBA Gold Medal.

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EUROPE CITY

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The Air from Other Planets

THE AIR FROM OTHER PLANETS

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Place and Displacement Exhibiting Architecture

PLACE AND DISPLACEMENT EXHIBITING ARCHITECTURE

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Findings on Elasticity

FINDINGS ON ELASTICITY

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Ideas and Integrities

IDEAS AND INTEGRITIES

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Pub Date: 10/29/2009
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City Riffs

CITY RIFFS

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The Other

THE OTHER

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And Now Ensemble!

AND NOW ENSEMBLE!

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Pub Date: 10/25/2012
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Ecological Urbanism

ECOLOGICAL URBANISM

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Ethics of the Urban

ETHICS OF THE URBAN

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A Genealogy of Modern Architecture

A GENEALOGY OF MODERN ARCHITECTURE

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