11.016J / 4.211J The City, Spring 2003
Author(s)Spirn, Anne Whiston, 1947-
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Examines the evolving structure of cities, the dynamic processes that shape them, and the significance of a city's history for its future development. Develops the ability to read urban form as an interplay of natural processes and human purposes over time. Field assignments in Boston provide the opportunity to use, develop, and refine these concepts.
urban context, history, growth, urban development, the city, storytelling, writing, landscape, place, narrative, urban planning, seeing, digital photography, digital editing, community, urban revitalization, neighborhood, development, urban form, downtown, inner-city, suburb, edge city, Boston, 11.016J, 4.211J, 11.016, 4.211, City planning
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