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Dialectical Urbanism

by Andy Merrifield

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  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Monthly Review Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Human geography,
  • Urban communities,
  • Urban Geography,
  • Urban Sociology,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology,
  • Sociology - Urban,
  • Cities and towns,
  • City and town life,
  • Sociology, Urban,
  • Urbanization

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8791451M
    ISBN 101583670599
    ISBN 109781583670590

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    The concept of relational space in urbanism-understanding the space of the city as produced by society-is connected with an understanding of architecture unfolding in situations. Urban space is induced by architecture, space is produced while experiencing architecture within a situation. There is a dialectical interplay between architectonic material (intra-architectonic reality) and usage and. Philosopher, sociologist and urban theorist, Henri Lefebvre is one of the great social theorists of the twentieth century. This accessible and innovative introduction to the work of Lefebvre combines biography and theory in a critical assessment of the dynamics of Lefebvre's character, thought, and times. Exploring key Lefebvrian concepts, Andy Merrifield demonstrates the evolution of Lefebvre 3/5(1).

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Dialectical Urbanism discusses a range of urban issues, conflicts and struggles through detailed case studies set in Liverpool, Baltimore, New York, and Los : Andy Merrifield.

This book explores both sides of the urban experience, developing a perspective from which the contradictory nature of the politics of the city comes more clearly into view. Dialectical Urbanism discusses a range of urban issues, conflicts and struggles through detailed case studies set in Liverpool, Baltimore, New York, /5.

Dialectical Urbanism discusses a range of issues, conflicts, and struggles through detailed case-studies set in Liverpool, Baltimore, New York, and Los Angeles.

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This book explores both sides of the urban experience, developing a perspective from which the contradictory nature of the politics of the city comes more clearly into view. Dialectical Urbanismdiscusses a range of urban. This book explores both sides of the urban experience, developing a perspective from which the contradictory nature of the politics of the city comes more clearly into view.

Dialectical Urbanism. Urbanism is the study of how inhabitants of urban areas, such as towns and cities, interact with the built environment.

Back in the early 's when I was Plan Canada's contributing editor for book reviews, I wrote a piece on the 10 most important urban design books ever written. It was in the days before such articles would end up online, so I haven’t been able to find it - at least not without digging through boxes in storage that I haven't touched in years.

In a similar fashion, Harvey’s perspective on contemporary social discourse favours a dialectical analysis of “globalization and the body” (Harvey, ). In each approach, in short, dialectical urbanism provides a scholarly basis for addressing contemporary urban and Cited by: 6.

Relied on the premises of the theory of dialectical urbanism, two terms, “context” and “programme,” have been revisited in order to decipher the complexity of alternative urbanizations, in which architectural transformation processes have come under question using such themes as Cited by: 6.

Connecting urban activism to historical, philosophical and theoretical ideas of the dialectic, this book builds a new theoretical framework for reimagining the work of.

Dialectical Urbanism discusses a range of urban issues, conflicts and struggles through detailed case studies set in Liverpool, Baltimore, New York, and Los Angeles. Regular Print Book: Physical description: pages: illustrations: Date acquired: Not available: More creator details: Andy Merrifield.

Contents note: Dialectical urbanism and the metropolitan spirit -- Canned heat -- Them and us. -- The urbanization of labor -- Disorder and zero tolerance -- Lepers at the city gate -- Two-fold urbanism.

Dialectical Urbanism discusses a range of issues, conflicts, and struggles through detailed case-studies set in Liverpool, Baltimore, New York, and Los Angeles. Tereza Kuldova, Guarded Luxotopias and Expulsions in New Delhi: Aesthetics and Ideology of Outer and Inner Spaces of an Urban Utopia, Urban Utopias, / Cited by: Get FREE shipping on Dialectical Urbanism by Andy Merrifield, from Life in the city can be both liberating and oppressive.

The contemporary city is an arena in which new and unexpected personal identities and collective agencies are forged and. Dialectical utopias. Dave Hickey is an art critic. Air Guitar, a collection of his essays, was published recently by Art Issues Press.

The essay above was originally presented as a paper at a GSD conference “Denaturalized Urbanity,” organized by Mohsen Mostafavi, formerly a member of the architecture department faculty.

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The selections are in chronological order of their publication date. With a can-do attitude and a bit of playful mischievousness, these urban pioneers are illustrating that another type of city is possible. Other ‘D’ urbanisms: Dialectical Urbanism; Digital Urbanism (aka web urbanism) Disconnected Urbanism.

tion with urban environments and the instruments necessary for their transformation. The difficulty in studying urban environments without consid-eration of social aspects is now understood, and, accordingly, there are a number of academic works that seem to bring together these two independent domains.

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