Visions of the City: Utopianism, Power, and Politics in Twentieth-Century Urbanism

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This text is a dramatic account of utopian visions of the city in the 20th century. It explores their radical demands for new spaces and ways of living, and considers their effects on planning, architecture and struggles to shape urban landscapes. Such visions, it shows, have played a crucial role in informing understandings and imaginings of the modern city.

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David Pinder is a leading communications specialist. He has worked in sales and marketing roles with Procter & Gamble, Hertz Corporation and Forte Hotels, and now provides value-creating business writing support for some of the world's leading companies, including Accenture.

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""A superb critical exploration of the underside of utopian thought over the last hundred years and its continuing relevance in the here and now for thinking about possible urban worlds. The treatment of the Situationists and their milieu is a revelation."
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-David Harvey, Distinguished Professor of Anthropology, City University of New York Graduate School
"Visions of the City will quickly become a revered, much-cited and "classic" text."
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-Chris Philo, Professor of Geography, University of Glasgow

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