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Historical Versus Modern: Identity Through Imitation?: Identity Through Imitation?

Historical Versus Modern: Identity Through Imitation?: Identity Through Imitation?

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Publication Date: March 27th, 2018
Publisher:
Jovis Verlag
ISBN:
9783868594980
Pages:
224
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Description

This publication examines the contemporary international phenomenon of retro districts, the new cities built to imitate historical models. It investigates historicizing urban construction through 14 international case studies, including the Hallstatt in China, Poundbury in England and the Mercado District in Tucson, Arizona.

About the Author

Barbara Engel (ed.)with Philine Schneider, Max Mütsch, Johannes Blechschmidt