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Encountering Urban Places

Visual And Material Performances in the City (Materialising Cultural Geography) (Re-Materialising Cultural Geography)

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Published by Ashgate Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • City & town planning - architectural aspects,
  • Human geography,
  • Urban & municipal planning,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology,
  • Sociology - Urban,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • Cities and towns,
  • Public spaces,
  • Social aspects,
  • Spatial behavior,
  • Study and teaching

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsLars Frers (Editor), Lars Meier (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages190
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7991097M
    ISBN 100754649296
    ISBN 109780754649298

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