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CFP - Sustainable City Life: Exploring Aesthetic Values in Urban Settings


Sustainable City Life: Exploring Aesthetic Values in Urban Settings
The XIth IIAA International Summer Conference on Environmental Aesthetics
Lahti, Finland. Deadline: February 28, 2015. 380 more words

Calls For Papers

Letting It All Burn: How A 2013 “Best of” serves as a reminder of 2014’s “Worst of”

“This police department here in Philadelphia could invade Cuba,” Mayor Frank Rizzo told reporters. “What I’m saying is that we are trained and equipped for war.” Rizzo’s appraisal might have been made nearly 30 years ago, but it now seems eerily prescient. 2,573 more words

Race

Neil Brenner, 'Urban Governance - But at What Scale?' - video from Urban Age Governing Urban Futures conference

Neil Brenner, ‘Urban Governance – But at What Scale?’, Urban Age Governing Urban Futures conference, Delhi (via Multipliciudades).

Politics

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Call for Papers: Methodologies for Research. Urban Creativity

Street & Urban Creativity Scientific Journal

#1 issue – Open Call: “Methodologies for Research”

Open Call for Contributions
In the aftermath of the Lisbon Street Art & Urban Creativity International Conference, 236 more words

Urban Studies

Temple University Press Books of the Year

Temple University Press had much to celebrate in 2014. Ray Didinger’s The New Eagles Encyclopedia was the year’s best-sellerand it’s still selling strong.   884 more words

Sociology

Smart Cities, Urban Design & E-Topia

Theory on Urban Form and Design by Dr. Essam Hallak
Lecture 13 “SMart Cities and Urban Design”

In class discussion on the following reading:
«E-CITY», by Paolo Fusero… 842 more words

Cities