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Title Small Tokyo / edited by Darko Radović and Davisi Boontharm
Published Tokyo : Flick Studio, [2012]
Tokyo, Japan Flick Studio Co., Ltd., [2012]


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Description 111 pages : colour illustrations, plans, maps ; 26 cm
Series Measuring the Non-Measurable ; 01
Measuring the Non-Measurable ; 1
Contents Preface -- Introduction -- Conversation: Seven fragments from one conversation / Hidenobu Jinnai, Kengo Kuma and Darko Radović -- Essays: Unzipped Tokyo - language, bodies, architecture / Salvator-John A. Liotta -- Small spaces of evacuation / David H. Slater -- Small urban ecologies: the secret lives of Tokyo's urban weeds / Marieluise Jonas -- Customising the Ginza city block / Cathelijne Nuijsink -- Hidden micro-cities: the yokochō bar districts of Tokyo / Jorge Almazán -- Small bottom-up interventions: fashion and creative reuse / Davisi Boontharm -- S, XS, XXS - designing for the public / Heike Rahmann -- HIgh resolution urbanism - scalar diversity at Kichijoji / Julian Worrall -- Small urban niches rediscovered: defining Tokyo's cultural and alternative landscape / Heide Imai -- Compilation techniques / Ioanna Angelidou -- On threats to small spaces and practices that make Tokyo - Tokyo / Darko Radović
Summary An ethnographic analysis of the configuration and use of space in Tokyo
Notes "Publication produced within an international research project, Measuring the non-measurable: eco-urbanity analysis of the relationship between urban densities and intensities, which is conducted by International Keio Institute for Architecture and Urbanism"--p. 2
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Parallel English and Japanese text
Subject Architecture -- Japan -- Tokyo.
City planning -- Japan -- Tokyo.
Space (Architecture)
Space (Architecture) -- Japan -- Tokyo.
Tokyo (Japan) -- Buildings, structures, etc.
Tokyo (Japan) -- Description and travel.
Tokyo (Japan) -- Social conditions -- 1945-
Author Davisi Boontharm, editor
Radovic, Darko, editor
Keiō Gijuku Daigaku. International Keio Institute for Architecture and Urbanism, issuing body
ISBN 9784904894026