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The Resource City : rediscovering the center, William H. Whyte ; photos by the author ; foreword by Paco Underhill

City : rediscovering the center, William H. Whyte ; photos by the author ; foreword by Paco Underhill

Label
City : rediscovering the center
Title
City
Title remainder
rediscovering the center
Statement of responsibility
William H. Whyte ; photos by the author ; foreword by Paco Underhill
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
By mostly watching people the author describes and analyzes the city and its people and the effect each makes on the other
Is part of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
UOI
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1917-1999
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Whyte, William H.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
In English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cities and towns
  • City and town life
  • City planning
  • Sociology, Urban
  • Vie urbaine
  • Sociologie urbaine
  • Urbanisme
  • Villes
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Cities and towns
  • City and town life
  • City planning
  • Sociology, Urban
  • Stadssociologie
  • Stadsplanning
  • Stadtplanung
  • Stadtsoziologie
  • Cities and towns
  • City life
  • City planning
  • Cities and towns
  • City and town life
  • City planning
  • Social Sciences
  • Sociology, other
  • Sociology, Urban
  • Sociology
  • Sozialwissenschaften, Soziologie, Anthropologie
Label
City : rediscovering the center, William H. Whyte ; photos by the author ; foreword by Paco Underhill
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: New York : Doubleday, ©1988
  • Small portions of this book appeared previously in The social live of small urban spaces, by William H. Whyte, published by the Conservation Foundation, Washington, D.C
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 367-377) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Contents; Foreword; 1 Introduction; 2 The Social Life of the Street; 3 Street People; 4 The Skilled Pedestrian; 5 The Physical Street; 6 The Sensory Street; 7 The Design of Spaces; 8 Water, Wind, Trees, and Light; 9 The Management of Spaces; 10 The Undesirables; 11 Carrying Capacity; 12 Steps and Entrances; 13 Concourses and Skyways; 14 Megastructures; 15 Blank Walls; 16 The Rise and Fall of Incentive Zoning; 17 Sun and Shadow; 18 Bounce Light; 19 Sun Easements; 20 The Corporate Exodus; 21 The Semi-Cities; 22 How to Dullify Downtown; 23 Tightening Up; 24 The Case for Gentrification
  • 25 Return to the AgoraAppendix A. Digest of Open-Space Zoning Provisions in New York City; Appendix B. Mandating of Retailing at Street Level; Notes; Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z; Acknowledgments
Control code
ocn833592932
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 388 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780812208344
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.9783/9780812208344
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt35fz4q
  • 226bcede-c484-4551-a842-8e13b763c258
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)833592932
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
City : rediscovering the center, William H. Whyte ; photos by the author ; foreword by Paco Underhill
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: New York : Doubleday, ©1988
  • Small portions of this book appeared previously in The social live of small urban spaces, by William H. Whyte, published by the Conservation Foundation, Washington, D.C
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 367-377) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Contents; Foreword; 1 Introduction; 2 The Social Life of the Street; 3 Street People; 4 The Skilled Pedestrian; 5 The Physical Street; 6 The Sensory Street; 7 The Design of Spaces; 8 Water, Wind, Trees, and Light; 9 The Management of Spaces; 10 The Undesirables; 11 Carrying Capacity; 12 Steps and Entrances; 13 Concourses and Skyways; 14 Megastructures; 15 Blank Walls; 16 The Rise and Fall of Incentive Zoning; 17 Sun and Shadow; 18 Bounce Light; 19 Sun Easements; 20 The Corporate Exodus; 21 The Semi-Cities; 22 How to Dullify Downtown; 23 Tightening Up; 24 The Case for Gentrification
  • 25 Return to the AgoraAppendix A. Digest of Open-Space Zoning Provisions in New York City; Appendix B. Mandating of Retailing at Street Level; Notes; Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z; Acknowledgments
Control code
ocn833592932
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 388 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780812208344
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.9783/9780812208344
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt35fz4q
  • 226bcede-c484-4551-a842-8e13b763c258
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)833592932
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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