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The Resource Convivial urban spaces : creating effective public places, Henry Shaftoe

Convivial urban spaces : creating effective public places, Henry Shaftoe

Label
Convivial urban spaces : creating effective public places
Title
Convivial urban spaces
Title remainder
creating effective public places
Statement of responsibility
Henry Shaftoe
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Taking a multidisciplinary approach this title draws on new primary research and the literature and theory of environmental psychology and urban design, to advance our understanding of what makes effective public spaces
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Shaftoe, Henry
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
NA9053.S6
LC item number
S53 2008
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
International Institute for Environment and Development
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Public spaces
  • City planning
  • Architecture
Label
Convivial urban spaces : creating effective public places, Henry Shaftoe
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 145-150) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 1.
  • Introduction.
  • p. 1
  • Overview.
  • p. 1
  • Discussion.
  • p. 4
  • Defining Convivial Spaces.
  • p. 6
  • 2.
  • Public Spaces - Why Have Them and Who Are They For?.
  • p. 11
  • Why Have Public Space and Who Is It For?.
  • p. 11
  • Securing an Inclusive or Exclusive Urban Realm.
  • p. 16
  • Children and Public Space.
  • p. 33
  • Addressing the Use of Public Space by Young People.
  • p. 39
  • 3.
  • What Makes a Space Convivial?.
  • p. 47
  • Principles and Underpinnings.
  • p. 47
  • Psychology of Public Space.
  • p. 51
  • Aesthetics - Sensing the Character of an Area.
  • p. 56
  • Important Influences on the Use of Public Space.
  • p. 64
  • Size, Shapes and Types of Public Space.
  • p. 73
  • 4.
  • How Can One Create and Sustain Successful Public Spaces?.
  • p. 81
  • Designed or Evolved?.
  • p. 81
  • Case Study: Ciutat Vella, Barcelona.
  • p. 88
  • Comfort.
  • p. 92
  • Case Study: Berlin.
  • p. 107
  • Joy.
  • p. 111
  • Case Study: Bristol.
  • p. 122
  • Managing and Maintaining Public Spaces.
  • p. 125
  • Case Study: Padua.
  • p. 130
  • Case Study: York.
  • p. 134
  • Conclusion: The Constituents of Conviviality.
  • p. 139
  • References and Bibliography.
  • p. 145
  • Index.
  • p. 151
Control code
ocn191024041
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
vi, 154 p.
Isbn
9781844073887
Lccn
2008001743
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps
Label
Convivial urban spaces : creating effective public places, Henry Shaftoe
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 145-150) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 1.
  • Introduction.
  • p. 1
  • Overview.
  • p. 1
  • Discussion.
  • p. 4
  • Defining Convivial Spaces.
  • p. 6
  • 2.
  • Public Spaces - Why Have Them and Who Are They For?.
  • p. 11
  • Why Have Public Space and Who Is It For?.
  • p. 11
  • Securing an Inclusive or Exclusive Urban Realm.
  • p. 16
  • Children and Public Space.
  • p. 33
  • Addressing the Use of Public Space by Young People.
  • p. 39
  • 3.
  • What Makes a Space Convivial?.
  • p. 47
  • Principles and Underpinnings.
  • p. 47
  • Psychology of Public Space.
  • p. 51
  • Aesthetics - Sensing the Character of an Area.
  • p. 56
  • Important Influences on the Use of Public Space.
  • p. 64
  • Size, Shapes and Types of Public Space.
  • p. 73
  • 4.
  • How Can One Create and Sustain Successful Public Spaces?.
  • p. 81
  • Designed or Evolved?.
  • p. 81
  • Case Study: Ciutat Vella, Barcelona.
  • p. 88
  • Comfort.
  • p. 92
  • Case Study: Berlin.
  • p. 107
  • Joy.
  • p. 111
  • Case Study: Bristol.
  • p. 122
  • Managing and Maintaining Public Spaces.
  • p. 125
  • Case Study: Padua.
  • p. 130
  • Case Study: York.
  • p. 134
  • Conclusion: The Constituents of Conviviality.
  • p. 139
  • References and Bibliography.
  • p. 145
  • Index.
  • p. 151
Control code
ocn191024041
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
vi, 154 p.
Isbn
9781844073887
Lccn
2008001743
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps

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