Urban space and cityscapes [electronic resource] : perspectives from modern and contemporary culture / edited by Christoph Lindner.

"Working at the intersections of visual, material, and literary culture, Urban Space and Cityscapes seeks in particular: to provide new critical and theoretical perspectives on the city at a time when the condition and future of urbanism are major subjects of international and public concern; t...

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Online Access: Full Text (via Taylor & Francis)
Other Authors: Lindner, Christoph, 1971-
Format: Electronic eBook
Language:English
Published: Abingdon, Oxon ; New York : Routledge, 2006.
Series:Questioning cities series.
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Table of Contents:
  • Revisioning urban space and cityscapes / Christoph Lindner
  • Cityscape with Ferris wheel : Chicago, 1893 / Mark Dorrian
  • Seeing only corpses : vision and/of urban disaster in apocalyptic cinema / Barry Langford
  • New York, 9/11 / Brian Jarvis
  • The idea of Hong Kong : structures of attention in the city of life / Stephanie Hemelryk Donald
  • Paris underground : Juan Goytisolo and the 'situationist' city / Andrew Hussey
  • Negotiations of London as imperial urban space in the contemporary postcolonial novel / Sara Upstone
  • Reading urban spaces in African texts / Tim Woods
  • Reading the illegible cityscapes of postmodern fiction / Caroline Bate
  • The death and return of the New York skyscraper : Cather, Libeskind, and verticality / Christoph Lindner
  • The museum, the street, and the virtual landscape of Berlin / Julia Ng
  • The reversible city : exhibition(ism), chorality and tenderness in Manhattan and Venice / Teresa Stoppani
  • Australia's Gold Coast : a city producing itself / Patricia Wise
  • Cognitive mapping the dispersed city / Stephen Cairns.