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Author Krieger, Martin H
Title Urban Tomographies
Imprint Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, 2011
©2011
book jacket
Descript 1 online resource (149 pages)
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Series The City in the Twenty-First Century Ser
The City in the Twenty-First Century Ser
Note Cover -- Contents -- List of Illustrations -- Preface -- 1 Introduction -- 2 Cities, Streetscapes, and the Second Industrial Revolution -- 3 Choreographies of Work -- 4 System and Network, Node and Link -- 5 Storefront Houses of Worship -- 6 The Urban Aural Sensorium -- 7 Finding Out Where We Are -- Notes -- Index -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W -- X -- Acknowledgments
Like a CAT scan of an organ, urban tomography documents metropolitan life by sampling and compiling multiple slices of a city. Using photography and audio recording, urban planning expert Martin H. Krieger scans contemporary Los Angeles to illuminate different aspects of a community, from work to worship
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Krieger, Martin H. Urban Tomographies Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press,c2011 9780812243048
Subject Sociology, Urban -- France -- Paris.;Sociology, Urban -- California -- Los Angeles.;City and town life -- France -- Paris.;City and town life -- California -- Los Angeles
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