4.241J | Spring 2013 | Graduate

Theory of City Form

Video Lectures

Lec 4: Normative Theory III: The City as Organism

Description: This lecture covers the organic model and on appropriateness of size and boundaries as dictated by nature, homeostasis, optimal size, population, value of land, and nonorthogonal forms. A case study on the Tennessee Valley Authority is also presented.

Instructor: Julian Beinart

Course Info

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Spring 2013
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