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2014 Volume 18.1

Editorial comment

ISUF after 20 years: reculer pour mieux sauter


Cartographical sources for urban morphological research in China
K. Gu and J. Zhang   {+}Abstract   [Full paper, PDF, 23MB]

Urban morphological research and planning practice: a Portuguese assessment
V. Oliveira, M. Silva and I. Samuels   {+}Abstract   [Full paper, PDF, 18MB]

Ambiguity in the definition of built form
K. Kropf   {+}Abstract   [Full paper, PDF, 1.2MB]

The new urban form and the model city: town planning in the Brazilian hinterland
R. L. Rego   {+}Abstract   [Full paper, PDF, 30MB]


Urban design as urban morphology E. Talen

Consolidating urban morphology as a discipline K. Kropf

A symbolic articulation of morphological structure S. Marshall

The metropolitan skyline: researching the vertical dimension in urban morphology M. Appert and C. Montès

Manuals for urban morphological education V. Oliveira

Hypothesizing Roman Alnwick T. R. Slater

Excavating the origins of urban form: Çatalhöyük A. Krim

[Viewpoints, PDF]


Ninth International Space Syntax Symposium, Seoul, 2013 R. Dalton

Planning processes for sustainable urban form, Karlskrona, 2013 P. J. Larkham

Inaugural Seminar of the Chinese Network of Urban Morphology, Nanjing, 2013 A. Lu

[Reports, PDF]

Book reviews

E. Firley and K. Gron (2013) The urban masterplanning handbook H. Davis

J. Düwel and N. Gutschow (eds) (2013) A blessing in disguise: war and town planning in Europe, 1940-1945 D. Adams

H. Davis (2012) Living over the store: architecture and local urban life S. Costa

V. Oliveira (2013) A evolução das formas urbanas de Lisboa e do Porto nos séculos XIX e XX E. Pinheiro

[Book reviews, PDF]

Book notes

[Book notes, PDF]

Notes and notices

- ISUF 2014: Our common future in urban morphology

- Meeting of the Council of ISUF

- Revista de Morfologia Urbana

- ISUF 2015: City as organism: new visions for urban life