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Urban place and process

Irwin Press

Urban place and process

Readings in the anthropology of cities

by Irwin Press

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Published by MacMillan .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages487
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Open LibraryOL7266216M
ISBN 100023965401
ISBN 109780023965401

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Urban design is the design of towns and cities, streets and spaces. It is the collaborative and multi-disciplinary process of shaping the physical setting for life in cities, towns and villages; the art of making places; design in an urban context. By definition, urbanization refers to the process by which rural areas become urbanized as a result of economic development and industrialization. Demographically, the term urbanization denotes the redistribution of populations from rural to urban settlements over time. However, it is important to acknowledge that the criteria for defining what isFile Size: KB.


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