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Great Books for Architects, Urbanists & Engineers

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the list fulfills many wish lists. If that’s not enough, prominent British architecture critic Rowan Moore selected 10 books of his own as the top books of 2016. With a...


Hitting the Books

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...for civil engineers… Notably, a number of these books, across all disciplines, share space on this excellent, 100 “Best” Books on City-Making Ever Written? list by Brent Toderian. Mutual respect...


Mobility Planning in an Era of Rapid Change

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...changes before. While we need a deeper understanding of the disruptive technology that is on the horizon, it might not hurt to dig out the urban mobility history books, either....


Suburban Monotony

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...urbanism circles. But where did it come from? Two new books explore this question. The Daily Beast details the answers, from the early beginnings to the expansion of housing sizes,...


The Value of View Cones

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...its staying in line with its goals while balancing its books? Will this change to the view cones inspire more leniency in development in the future? The value of the...


Raising The City Makers of Tomorrow

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...participating. Hip-Hop Architecture explores the lyrical portrayals of urban life that have been left out of urban planning books. The program also helps kids write their own architecture-minded hip-hop songs,...


Vision Zero: The First 300 Years

https: / / / ibi-ideas / vision-zero-first-300-years 1832, 1849 and 1866. Chicago: University of Chicago Press. ISBN 0-226-72677-0. [iv] Ralston Saul, John. Voltaire’s Bastards – The Dictatorship of Reason in the West. Penguin Books 1993. p.239...


Return to the Pattern Book?

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...apart from small details around the window frames. This is because many homes at this time were built from pattern books where families could shop for homes using catalogues, and...

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