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The new urban metabolism : Barcelona / Lugano case studies
Josep Acebillo ; with research team, Paolo Caputo, ... [et al.] ; edited by Alessandro Martinelli.
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  Stacks NA9183 .A173 2012 (Browse Shelf) Available
Other Authors
  • ISBN: 9788492861477
  • ISBN: 8492861479
  • OCLC Number: 770624970
  • OCLC Number: 831543166
  • "The iCUP (Institute for Contemporary Urban Project) is the institute, directed by ... Acebillo and coordinated by ... Enrico Sassi, within which this book has been produced and it is part of the Accademia di architettura, USI (Università della Svizzera Italiana), Mendrisio." - p.6.
Table of Contents

Theory 1. Post-Fordist urban paradigms / Josep Acebillo -- Studies : Cities, energy and metabolism: an overview / Paolo Caputo ; City metabolism case-studies: Barcelona and Lugano / Enrico Sassi, Elena Molteni, Marc Montelleó Balsebre, Itzel Sanroma ; A calculation of urban metaolism efficiency / Alberto Vancheri, Paolo Giordano, Paolo Caputo -- Excursus : The possibility of a greater urban complexity: urban metabolism and urban project / Alessandro Martinelli ; A metabolic reading of the post-Soviet city / Stanislava Boskovic Sigon -- Theory 2. Urban metabolism & metropolitan efficiency / Josep Acebillo -- Debate : Positions about contemporary urban metabolism / Josep Acebillo, Sergio Alberverio, Stan Allen, Ed Soja.