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Approaching Urban Design

The Design Process, 1st Edition

By Marion Roberts, Clara Greed


200 pages

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This companion to Introducing Urban Design: Interventions and Responses shows how the principles and concepts of urban design can be applied and implemented in a range of real-world settings.

Table of Contents

Section 1: History and Context 1. The Scope and Content of Urban Design 2. Historical Review of Urban Design Concepts 3. Current Approaches Section 2: Analysis and Composition 4. Urban Composition 5. Site Planning Section 3: Evaluation 6. The Importance of Development Economics 7. Contemporary Issues and the Public Realm Section 4: Implementation 8. Implementation 9. Worked Examples - Design Interventions 10. Design in Conservation Areas 11. Concluding Comments

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
POLITICAL SCIENCE / Public Policy / City Planning & Urban Development