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Contents List of figures List of tables List of contributors Introduction F. Javier Monclús and Manuel Guardia I. Historical and Cultural Perspectives 1 History Builds the Town: On the Uses of History in Twentieth Century City Planning Michael Hebbert and Wolfgang Sonne 2 The Cultural Dimension of Urban Planning Strategies: an historical perspective Robert Freestone and Chris Gibson 3 Speak, Culture! - Culture in Planning¿s Past, Present and Future Greg Young II. Images and Heritages 4 Capital Cities and Culture: Evolution of twentieth-century capital city planning David L.A. Gordon 5 The Power of Anticipation: Itinerant Images of Metropolitan Futures Buenos Aires 1900-1920 Margarita Gutman 6 Words and history: controversies on urban heritage in Italy Giorgio Piccinato 7 Urban Destruction or Preservation? Conservation Movement and Planning in 20th Century Scandinavian Capitals Laura Kolbe 8 Planning the Historic City: 1960s Plans for Bath and York John Pendelbury 9 Multiple Exposures or New Cultural Values? European Historical Centres and Recent Immigration Fluxes Alessandro Scarnato 10 New Urbanism and Planning History: Back to the Future Christopher Silver III. Cultural Urbanism and Planning Strategies 11 Branding the City of Culture - the Death of City Planning? Graeme Evans 12 International Exhibitions and Planning. Hosting large-scale events as place promotion and as catalysts of urban regeneration F. Javier Monclús 13 Contemporary Urban Spectacularisation Lilian Vaz and Paula Berenstein 14 Culture, tradition and modernity in the Latin American city. Some recent experiences. Roberto Segre 15 ¿Cities are fun!¿: inventing and spreading the Baltimore model of cultural urbanism Stephen Ward Index
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:
City planning -- History.
City planning -- Social aspects.
Cities and towns.