The imaginative structure of the city

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Author / Creator: Blum, Alan, 1935-
Format: Electronic eBook
Language:English
Imprint: Montreal ; Ithaca : McGill-Queen's University Press, c2003.
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Online Access:Available in ProQuest Ebook Central - Academic Complete.
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Summary:In The Imaginative Structure of the City Alan Blum explores the symbolic and imaginative nature of the city as a vital part of everyday life in modern civilization. He introduces the city as a community that must struggle to maintain its collective identity against typical problems - problems that threaten to fragment the city's sense of itself.
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references (p. [299]-325) and index.
ISBN:9780773571037 (online)
9781282861138 (online)
Author Notes:Blum Alan :

Alan Blum is senior professor in sociology, social and political thought, and communication and culture at York University.