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The Culture of Cities

Nature volume 143, page 541 (01 April 1939) | Download Citation



MR. MUMFORD is a disciple of Patrick Geddes. In “The Culture of Cities” he applies the principles of his master to the problems of the aggregations of man as city-dweller. He follows the growth of the city community as it has developed in the past, and then sketches the ideal in an essay of constructive reform.

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