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Visionary Power: Producing the Contemporary City

Visionary Power: Producing the Contemporary City

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Sassen, Saskia

Pap. Rotterdam, 2007

Book ID: 75502

Draws together research on the foundations of the contemporary city, discusses forces that have a bearing on its development, formulates the task for architects and urban designers, and presents strategies with which they can operate in the midst of this interplay of forces. Serves as a handbook to those who find themselves confronted with the urgent need for probing reflection on the city of today and of the future.

288 pp., 470 color illus.