My basket contains:

0 items £0.00

View Basket

£36.99

Add to basket
Price in Euros €46.82
Price in USD $63.06
Select your currency
Calculated price

FREE UK Postage for online orders over £60

Terms and conditions apply

Intimate Metropolis

Vittoria Di Palma, Marina Lathouri and Diana Periton

  • Format: Book

  • Pages: 288

  • Publisher: Routledge

  • Date Published: Sep 2008

  • Stock Code: 63303

  • ISBN: 9780415415071

  • Binding: Paperback

Average Rating:
Your Rating:
Total rating: 5 out of 5
Total votes: 1

Description

Intimate Metropolis explores connections between the modern city, its architecture, and its citizens, by questioning traditional conceptualisations of public and private. Rather than focusing purely on public spaces - such as streets, cafes, gardens, or department stores - or on the domestic sphere, the book investigates those spaces and practices that engage both the urban and the domestic, the public and the private. The legal, political and administrative frameworks of urban life are seen as constituting private individuals' sense of self, in a wide range of European and world cities from Amsterdam and Barcelona to London and Chicago. Providing authoritative new perspectives on individual citizenship as it relates to both public and private space, in-depth case studies of major European, American and other world cities and written by an international set of contributors, this volume is key reading for all students of architecture.

Related Items



Public and Private Spaces of the City Book by  book cover | Buy Public and Private Spaces of the City from the RIBA Bookshops bookstore

Public and Private Spaces of the City

As the shape of the city and the characteristics of urban life are influenced by the way public and private distinctions are made, the role of...

£32.00

Add to basket
Public and Private Spaces of the City Book by  book cover | Buy Public and Private Spaces of the City from the RIBA Bookshops bookstore

Public and Private Spaces of the City

As the shape of the city and the characteristics of urban life are influenced by the way public and private distinctions are made, the role of...

£32.00

Add to basket

Post a Review

You need to be logged in to post a review

Customers Who Bought This Also Bought



BIM in Small Practices: Illustrated Case Studies

BIM in Small Practices: Illustrated Case Studies

BIM (Building Information Modelling) is revolutionising architecture and construction, as more and more practices are realising the benefits it... (more)

£30.00

Add to basket
Intimate Metropolis BIM in Small Practices: Illustrated Case Studies

BIM in Small Practices: Illustrated Case Studies

BIM in Small Practices: Illustrated Case Studies

BIM (Building Information Modelling) is revolutionising architecture and construction, as more and more practices are realising the benefits it... (more)

£30.00

Add to basket
Intimate Metropolis BIM in Small Practices: Illustrated Case Studies

A Client's Guide to Engaging an Architect (2013 edition): Guidance on hiring an architect for your project

A Client's Guide to Engaging an Architect (2013 edition): Guidance on hiring an architect for your project

If you need to know about engaging the services of an architect, this RIBA guide is for you. Straightforward and completely up to date, it sets out... (more)

£10.00

Add to basket
Intimate Metropolis A Client's Guide to Engaging an Architect (2013 edition): Guidance on hiring an architect for your project

RIBA Job Book (9th edition)

RIBA Job Book (9th edition)

The RIBA Job Book is the Royal Institute of British Architects’ long-established and recognised standard reference for running construction... (more)

£50.00

Add to basket
Intimate Metropolis RIBA Job Book (9th edition)

Intimate Metropolis & RIBA Job Book (9th edition)

Buy these items together.

£86.99

Add to basket

Guide to the JCT Intermediate Building Contract IC11

Guide to the JCT Intermediate Building Contract IC11

Sarah Lupton's best-selling Guide comes fully revised for JCT 2011, to provide the most up-to-date authoritative working aids to the operation... (more)

£35.00

Add to basket
Intimate Metropolis Guide to the JCT Intermediate Building Contract IC11

Guide to the JCT Minor Works Building Contract MW11

Guide to the JCT Minor Works Building Contract MW11

Sarah Lupton's best-selling Guide comes fully revised for JCT 2011, to provide the most up-to-date authoritative working aids to the operation... (more)

£30.00

Add to basket
Intimate Metropolis Guide to the JCT Minor Works Building Contract MW11

Recently Viewed