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Author Barnett, Jonathan, author

Title An introduction to urban design / by Jonathan Barnett
Edition First edition
Published New York : Harper & Row, ��1982
New York : Harper & Row, [1982]


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Description vii, 260 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Series Icon editions
Icon editions.
Contents Part 1. The Changing context for urban design -- Cities can be designed -- Environmental design and environmental conservation -- Community participation in urban design decisions -- Urban design and the preservation movement -- Part 2. Designing cities without designing buildings -- Zoning, mapping, and urban renewal as Urban design techniques -- The evolution of New York City's special zoning districts -- Comprehensive policies to replace special zoning districts -- The San Francisco Urban design plan -- Design formations for planned communities -- Part 3. The Elements of a design and development strategy -- Land-use strategies -- A public open-space policy -- Standards for street furniture, lighting, and signs -- Transportation and urban design policy -- Legislative standards for urban design -- A public investment strategy
Notes England. Administrative law (BNB/PRECIS)
Previous ed.: published as Administrative law. 1979
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Architecture and society.
City planning.
Author Garner, J. F. (John Francis), 1914- Administrative law
Jones, B. L.
LC no. 81047792
ISBN 0064301141 paperback
9780064301145 paperback