The Resource Asian ethical urbanism : a radical postmodern perspective, William S.W. Lim ; with an introduction by Leon van Schaik

Asian ethical urbanism : a radical postmodern perspective, William S.W. Lim ; with an introduction by Leon van Schaik

Label
Asian ethical urbanism : a radical postmodern perspective
Title
Asian ethical urbanism
Title remainder
a radical postmodern perspective
Statement of responsibility
William S.W. Lim ; with an introduction by Leon van Schaik
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
With the impending demise of modernist planning, the footprints and corpses of failed modernist visions are littered everywhere. A vacuum of implementable urban theories has occurred at the time when unprecedented expansion and restructuring of cities in rapidly developing economies are taking place. In this collection of essays, William S W Lim zeroes in on the peculiarities and dynamics of present Asian urban and architectural conditions in order to challenge and transcend the socio-ecological forms and political influences generated by the current system of global capitalism. Part I of this
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
307.1/216/095
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HT169.A77
LC item number
L56 2005eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Asian ethical urbanism : a radical postmodern perspective, William S.W. Lim ; with an introduction by Leon van Schaik
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 215-226) and index
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  • net
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
Comments; Preface; Acknowledgements; Introduction; PART 1 Asian Ethical Urbanism: A Radical Postmodern Perspective; 01 Asian Ethical Urbanism: A Radical Postmodern Perspective; PART 2 Collected Essays; 02 Asian Architecture in the New Millennium: A Postmodern Imagery; 03 Ancient Quarter Hanoi: A Living Tradition; 04 Have You Been Shanghaied?: Culture and Urbanism in Glocalised Shanghai; 05 Architecture, Art, Identity in Singapore: Is There Life After Tabula Rasa?; Works Cited; 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; Photographic Credits
Control code
ocm71271780
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxxvi, 240 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781281896896
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
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not applicable
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.b22865482
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)71271780
  • pebcs1281896896

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