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Book review of The temporary city

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Williams, Stewart, Book review of The temporary city, Australian Planner, 50, (3) pp. 1-2. ISSN 0729-3682 (2013) [Review Single Work]

Abstract

The Temporary City is a smart, glossy book packed with bright images and sharp ideas.It speaks mostly to architecture, urban design and landscape architecture, but also to planning as key to the challenge of urban development and regeneration for most (Western) cities today.In contrast to the usual concerns of spatial, strategic and land-use planners, however, it is the contemporary city’s more contingent, spontaneous and provisional activities that are celebrated in this book.

Item Details

Item Type:Review Single Work
Research Division:Studies in Human Society
Research Group:Human Geography
Research Field:Social and Cultural Geography
Objective Division:Expanding Knowledge
Objective Group:Expanding Knowledge
Objective Field:Expanding Knowledge through Studies of Human Society
Author:Williams, Stewart (Dr Stewart Williams)
ID Code:87243
Year Published:2013
Deposited By:Geography and Environmental Studies
Deposited On:2013-11-11
Last Modified:2013-11-11
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