The Resource Dreaming the rational city : the myth of American city planning, M. Christine Boyer

Dreaming the rational city : the myth of American city planning, M. Christine Boyer

Label
Dreaming the rational city : the myth of American city planning
Title
Dreaming the rational city
Title remainder
the myth of American city planning
Statement of responsibility
M. Christine Boyer
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Boyer, M. Christine
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • City planning
  • Stadsplanning
  • Urbanisme
  • City planning
  • Stadsplanning
  • Geschichte
  • Stadtplanung
  • Stadtplanung
  • Geschichte
  • United States
  • USA
  • USA
Label
Dreaming the rational city : the myth of American city planning, M. Christine Boyer
Link
https://archive.org/details/dreamingrational0000boye
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. [297]-322
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Would America Produce a Civilization of Cities? 1890-1909 -- The Rupture of a rural Order -- The Quest for Disciplinary Control -- In Search of a Spatial Order -- pt. 2. The Disciplinary Order of Planning, 1909-1916 -- The Rise of the Planning Mentality -- Functional Requirements of a City Plan -- The Barriers of Municipal Government and the Need for Urban Observatories -- pt. 3. Superspeculation in the American City, 1916-1929 -- Zoning and the Single-Family Home -- Traversing a Regional Domain -- pt. 4. Cities and Regions in Economic Crisis, 1929-1945 -- Must American Cities Decay? -- To Reconstruct the American City -- Planning for Postwar Regional Cities -- An Architecture of Complexity -- The City of Collective Memory -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 331 pages
Isbn
9780262021869
Lccn
83005402
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)09394656
  • (OCoLC)ocm09394656
Label
Dreaming the rational city : the myth of American city planning, M. Christine Boyer
Link
https://archive.org/details/dreamingrational0000boye
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. [297]-322
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Would America Produce a Civilization of Cities? 1890-1909 -- The Rupture of a rural Order -- The Quest for Disciplinary Control -- In Search of a Spatial Order -- pt. 2. The Disciplinary Order of Planning, 1909-1916 -- The Rise of the Planning Mentality -- Functional Requirements of a City Plan -- The Barriers of Municipal Government and the Need for Urban Observatories -- pt. 3. Superspeculation in the American City, 1916-1929 -- Zoning and the Single-Family Home -- Traversing a Regional Domain -- pt. 4. Cities and Regions in Economic Crisis, 1929-1945 -- Must American Cities Decay? -- To Reconstruct the American City -- Planning for Postwar Regional Cities -- An Architecture of Complexity -- The City of Collective Memory -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 331 pages
Isbn
9780262021869
Lccn
83005402
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)09394656
  • (OCoLC)ocm09394656

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