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The Resource Happy city : transforming our lives through urban design, Charles Montgomery

Happy city : transforming our lives through urban design, Charles Montgomery

Label
Happy city : transforming our lives through urban design
Title
Happy city
Title remainder
transforming our lives through urban design
Statement of responsibility
Charles Montgomery
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"A journalist travels the world and investigates current socioeconomic theories of happiness to discover why most modern cities are designed to make us miserable, what we can do to change this, and why we have more to learn from poor cities than from prosperous ones"--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
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1968-
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Montgomery, Charles
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • City planning
  • Urban beautification
  • City dwellers
  • Environmental psychology
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE / Public Policy / City Planning & Urban Development
  • PSYCHOLOGY / Applied Psychology
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Urban & Regional
Label
Happy city : transforming our lives through urban design, Charles Montgomery
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Mobilicities II: freedom
  • Who is the city for?
  • Everything is connected to everything else
  • Retrofitting sprawl
  • Save your city, save yourself
  • Epilogue: the beginning
  • The mayor of Happy
  • The city has always been a happiness project
  • The (broken) social scene
  • How we got here
  • Getting it wrong
  • How to be closer
  • Convivialities
  • Mobilicities I: how moving feels, and why it does not feel better
Control code
812252801
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition
Extent
358 pages
Isbn
9781846143205
Lccn
2013022587
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)812252801
Label
Happy city : transforming our lives through urban design, Charles Montgomery
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Mobilicities II: freedom
  • Who is the city for?
  • Everything is connected to everything else
  • Retrofitting sprawl
  • Save your city, save yourself
  • Epilogue: the beginning
  • The mayor of Happy
  • The city has always been a happiness project
  • The (broken) social scene
  • How we got here
  • Getting it wrong
  • How to be closer
  • Convivialities
  • Mobilicities I: how moving feels, and why it does not feel better
Control code
812252801
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition
Extent
358 pages
Isbn
9781846143205
Lccn
2013022587
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)812252801

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