By Lineu Castello

The unfold of newly 'invented' areas, reminiscent of topic parks, buying department stores and remodeled old components, necessitates a redefinition of the idea that of 'place' from an architectural viewpoint. during this interdisciplinary paintings, those invented areas are categorised in keeping with different phenomenological reports they may be able to supply. The ebook explores how such 'cloning areas' use placemaking and placemarketing in try and reflect the features present in city areas ordinarily seen as winning, and the way those areas can impact society's environmental conception. more than a few foreign empirical stories illustrates how such invented locations might be perceived as valid city areas, and give a contribution in the direction of the standard of lifestyles in trendy cities.

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