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  1. The Making of Olympic Cities

    Edited by John R. Gold, Margaret M. Gold

    Series: Critical Concepts in Urban Studies

    In the first forty or so years following its revival at the end of the nineteenth century, the burdens placed on cities hosting a modern Olympic Games were relatively modest. However, as the Games have grown in size and stature, morphing from a small-scale summer festival into an intensively...

    Published June 19th 2012 by Routledge

  2. Olympic Cities

    City Agendas, Planning, and the World’s Games, 1896 – 2016, 2nd Edition

    Edited by John R. Gold, Margaret M. Gold

    Series: Planning, History and Environment Series

    Providing a full overview of the changing relationship between cities and the Olympic events, this substantially revised and enlarged edition builds on the success of its predecessor. Its coverage takes account of important new scholarship as well as adding reflections on the experience of...

    Published September 1st 2010 by Routledge

  3. The Practice of Modernism

    Modern Architects and Urban Transformation, 1954–1972

    By John R. Gold

    In this sequel to his widely-acclaimed book The Experience of Modernism (1997), John Gold continues his detailed enquiry into the Modern Movement's involvement in urban planning and city design. Making extensive use of information gained from hours of in-depth interviews with architects of the...

    Published June 14th 2007 by Routledge

  4. Representing the Environment

    By John R. Gold, George Revill

    Series: Routledge Introductions to Environment: Environment and Society Texts

    The development of the environmental movement has relied heavily upon written and visual imagery. Representing the Environment offers an introductory guide to representations of the environment found in the media, literature, art and everyday life encounters. Featuring case studies from Europe, the...

    Published July 1st 2004 by Routledge

  5. Landscapes of Defence

    By John R. Gold, George Revill

    This is a key text on the very topical themes of power, defence and space. Landscapes of Defence is an exciting collection of theoretical and empirical material from very well known contributors, desiged to help students understand how landscapes of defence fit in with some of the broader...

    Published September 28th 2000 by Routledge

  6. The Experience of Modernism

    Modern Architects and the Future City, 1928-53

    By John R. Gold

    Making extensive use of information gained from in-depth interviews with architects active in the period between 1928-1953, the author provides a sympathetic understanding of the Modern Movement's architectural role in reshaping the fabric and structure of British metropolitan cities in the...

    Published November 27th 1997 by Taylor & Francis

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