Images of the street : planning, identity, and control in public space / edited by Nicholas R. Fyfe.Material type: TextPublication details: London ; New York : Routledge, 1998Description: xv, 286 p. : ill. ; 25 cmISBN: 9780415154413 (pbk.)Subject(s): City planning -- Congresses | Streets -- Social aspects -- Congresses | Public spaces -- CongressesDDC classification: 307.3 IMA Online resources: Table of contents
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Papers presented at a conference at the University of Strathclyde in Glasgow in 1996.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Introduction : reading the street
pt. 1. Planning and design: Totalitarianism and the street in fascist Rome / David Atkinson. Changing places : perspectives and the development of a municipal suburban streetscape / Gerry Mooney. The death of the boulevard / John R. Gold. The visualisation of the street : computer modelling and urban design / Richard M. Levy
pt. 2. Social identities and social practices: Displaying sexuality : gendered identities and the early nineteenth-century street / Jane Rendell. The social space of disability in colonial Melbourne / Brendan Gleeson
Homelessness and the street : observations from Britain, Canada and the United States / Gerald Daly. Theatres of cruelty, rivers of desire : the erotics of the street / David Bell and Jon Binnie. Of heroes, fools and fisher kings : cinematic representations of street myths and hysterical males / Stuart C. Aitken and Chris Lukinbeal. The street in the making of popular geographical knowledge / David Crouch. Domesticating the street : the contested spaces of the high street and the mall / Peter Jackson. Food and the production of the civilised street / Gill Valentine
The culture of the Indian street / Tim Edensor
pt. 3. Control and resistance: Policing contested space : on patrol at Smiley and Huser / Steve Herbert. Urban renaissance and the street : spaces of control and contestation / Loretta Lees. "The eyes upon the street" : closed-circuit television surveillance and the city / Nicholas R. Fyfe and Jon Bannister. Night discourse : producing/consuming meaning on the street / Tim Cresswell.
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