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People in cities : the urban environment and its effects / Edward Krupat
Bib ID 1280787
Format BookBook
Author
Krupat, Edward
 
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Description Cambridge [Cambridgeshire] ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1985 
xii, 235 p. ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 0521265444
0521319463
Series

Cambridge series in environment and behavior

Full contents
  • Machine derived contents note: Series foreword
  • Preface
  • Part I. The Idea of the City: 1. The city as environment: an introduction
  • 2. Urban characteristics: city versus city and city versus town
  • 3. Definitions and models of urban life
  • 4. The city as I see it: image and activity
  • Part II. Living in the City: 5. The city as too much: crowding, noise, and all that stress
  • 6. Isolation and integration: social relations in the city
  • 7. Cities by design: the physical environment and urban living
  • 8. Can the city be a livable place?
 
Notes

Includes indexes.

Bibliography: p. 208-226.

Subjects City and town life -- Psychological aspects.  |  Urban ecology (Sociology)

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