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Title Encountering urban places : visual and material performances in the city / edited by Lars Frers and Lars Meier
Published Burlington, VT : Ashgate, [2006]


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Description vi, 190 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Series Re-materialising cultural geography
Re-materialising cultural geography.
Contents Encountering urban places : visual and material performances in the city / Lars Frers and Lars Meier -- Urban aesthetics and the excess of fact / Helen Liggett -- Perception, aesthetics, and envelopment : encountering space and materiality / Lars Frers -- Eye-catchers. Staging the sociosexual : the example of prostitution / Martina Löw -- Urban spaces re-defined in daily practices : Minibar, Ankara / Deniz Altay -- An uncommon common space / Zeuler R.M.A. Lima and Vera M. Pallamin -- Seeing succession in Little and Big Italy : encountering ethnic vernacular landscapes / Jerome Krase -- Working in the skyline : images and everyday action / Lars Meier -- Simulation or hospitality : beyond the crisis of representation in Nowa Huta / Łukasz Stanek -- Sensing place : mobile and wireless technologies in urban space / Katharine S. Willis -- Working with the visual / Lars Frers and Lars Meier
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Aesthetics.
Cities and towns -- Study and teaching.
Group identity.
Public spaces -- Social aspects.
Spatial behavior.
Author Frers, Lars.
Meier, Lars.
LC no. 2006021151
ISBN 0754649296 (alk. paper)
9780754649298 (alk. paper)