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Rites of Way The Politics and Poetics of Public Space

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ISBN-10: 1554581532

ISBN-13: 9781554581535

Edition: 2009

Authors: Mark Kingwell, Patrick Turmel

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Opens up multiple dimensions of the concept of public space, from architectural, political, philosophical, and technological points of view. Historical analysis underpins the true focus of the book: the future of public space under growing urbanisation and democratic confusion. The inclusion of visual art, fiction, poetry, and drama argue for the crucial role that art, not just public art, plays in a thriving public realm.
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Book details

List price: $31.95
Copyright year: 2009
Publisher: Wilfrid Laurier University Press
Publication date: 9/30/2009
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 210
Size: 6.01" wide x 9.02" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.704
Language: English

Mark Kingwell is a professor of Philosophy at the University of Toronto at Scarborough. He has published five books.

<b>Patrick Turmel</b> is an assistant professor of philosophy at Universit� Laval. His main research interests are in moral and political philosophy. He has published articles in ethics and on issues pertaining to cities and justice. He is also co-editor of Penser les institutions (Presses de l'Universit� Laval).

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