Week Six and Seven. October 10, 12 and 19

Theory of Urban Practice and Design

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Read: (for Monday 10/10) Review readings for last week.

(for Wednesday 10/12) Henri Lefebvre, The Production of Space, trans. D. Nicholson-Smith, (1991) 2010, pp. 229-291 (on reserve); Harvey Molotoch, “Review: The Space of Lefebvre,” Theory and Society, Vol. 22, No. 6 (Dec., 1993), pp. 887-895 (click link); Carroll William Westfall, “Review of Lefebvre,” The Journal of Modern History, Vol. 66, No. 2 (Jun., 1994), pp. 346-348 (click Link)

(for Wednesday 10/19) FINAL BUILDING ANALYSIS DUE and read: Miles Richardson, “Being-in-the-Market versus Being-in-the-Plaza: Material Culture and the Construction of Social Reality in Spanish America,” American Ethnologist, Vol. 9, No. 2, Economic and Ecological Processes in Society and

Culture (May, 1982), pp. 421-436 (click Link) and Paulina B. Lewicka, “Restaurants, Inns and Taverns That Never Were: Some Reflections on Public Consumption in Medieval Cairo”, Journal of the Economic and Social History of the Orient, Vol. 48, No. 1 (2005), pp.40-91 (click link)

Pdfs of Assigned Reading:

Molotoch Review of Lefebvre

Westfall Review of Lefebvre

Richardson, “Being-in-the-Market versus Being-in-the-Plaza..."

Lewicka, “Restaurants, Inns and Taverns That Never Were..."

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