The Resource The Landscape of modernity : essays on New York City, 1900-1940, edited by David Ward and Olivier Zunz

The Landscape of modernity : essays on New York City, 1900-1940, edited by David Ward and Olivier Zunz

Label
The Landscape of modernity : essays on New York City, 1900-1940
Title
The Landscape of modernity
Title remainder
essays on New York City, 1900-1940
Statement of responsibility
edited by David Ward and Olivier Zunz
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HT168.N5
LC item number
L36 1992
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1938-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ward, David
  • Zunz, Olivier
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • City planning
  • Regional planning
  • Central business districts
  • Arquitetura Paisagistica
  • Distritos comerciales
  • Aménagement du territoire
  • Centres villes
  • Urbanisme
  • Stadtplanung
  • Städtebau
  • Central business districts
  • City planning
  • Regional planning
  • Social conditions
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • Nueva York (Estado)
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • New York (NY)
  • New York (State)
  • New York (State)
Label
The Landscape of modernity : essays on New York City, 1900-1940, edited by David Ward and Olivier Zunz
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Between rationalism and pluralism : creating the modern city / David Ward and Olivier Zunz -- Regulating the landscape : real estate values, city planning, and the 1916 Zoning Ordinance / Keith D. Revell -- Density and intervention : New York's planning traditions / Marc A. Weiss -- Joining New York City to the greater metropolis : the Port Authority as visionary, target of opportunity, and opportunist / Jameson M. Doig -- The regional plan and the transformation of the industrial metropolis / Robert Fishman -- Corporate identity and the New York office building : 1895-1915 / Gail Fenske and Deryck Holdsworth -- Form follows finance : the Empire State Building / Carol Willis -- Subways, transit politics, and metropolitan spatial expansion / Clifton Hood -- Sweatshop migrations : the garment industry between home and shop / Nancy L. Green -- Little Italy's decline : immigrant renters and investors in a changing city / Donna Gabaccia
  • On the fringes of the city : Jewish neighborhoods in three boroughs / Deborah Dash Moore -- Cities of light, landscapes of pleasure / David Nasaw -- "The pushcart evil" / Daniel Bluestone -- Fiorello H. LaGuardia and the challenge of Democratic planning / Thomas Kessner
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 370 p.
Isbn
9780871549006
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
91043456
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)25026016
  • (OCoLC)ocm25026016
Label
The Landscape of modernity : essays on New York City, 1900-1940, edited by David Ward and Olivier Zunz
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Between rationalism and pluralism : creating the modern city / David Ward and Olivier Zunz -- Regulating the landscape : real estate values, city planning, and the 1916 Zoning Ordinance / Keith D. Revell -- Density and intervention : New York's planning traditions / Marc A. Weiss -- Joining New York City to the greater metropolis : the Port Authority as visionary, target of opportunity, and opportunist / Jameson M. Doig -- The regional plan and the transformation of the industrial metropolis / Robert Fishman -- Corporate identity and the New York office building : 1895-1915 / Gail Fenske and Deryck Holdsworth -- Form follows finance : the Empire State Building / Carol Willis -- Subways, transit politics, and metropolitan spatial expansion / Clifton Hood -- Sweatshop migrations : the garment industry between home and shop / Nancy L. Green -- Little Italy's decline : immigrant renters and investors in a changing city / Donna Gabaccia
  • On the fringes of the city : Jewish neighborhoods in three boroughs / Deborah Dash Moore -- Cities of light, landscapes of pleasure / David Nasaw -- "The pushcart evil" / Daniel Bluestone -- Fiorello H. LaGuardia and the challenge of Democratic planning / Thomas Kessner
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 370 p.
Isbn
9780871549006
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
91043456
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)25026016
  • (OCoLC)ocm25026016

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