Taylor & Francis
In twenty essays, this book covers aspects of planning, architecture, urban design, landscape architecture, park and garden design. Their approach, described as post-postmodern, is a challenge to the 'anything goes' eclecticism of the merely postmodern.
'…one of the pleasures of Turner's book is the recklessly holistic way it blurs boundaries between the various disciplines.' - The Architect's Journal
'It offers…a brand of ebullient encouragement' - Architectural Review
'He writes enthusiastically and his keen personality comes across…It's worth reading as it is, in its totality, controversial and refreshing.' - Building Design
'…a timely book…a challenging book… - Pergamon Book Reviews
'It enables planners, designers and community groups to make cities more sustainable and gives practical advice on methods of design and planning.' - The Leisure Manager
Preface. Theories. Planning. Urbanism. Landscape design. Open space planning. Gardens. References. Index.