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Published by Routledge in association with The Open University in London, New York .
Written in English

  • Technology -- Social aspects -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Colin Chant.
    SeriesThe cities and technology series
    ContributionsChant, Colin.
    LC ClassificationsT14.5 .P74 1999
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 274 p. :
    Number of Pages274
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL366444M
    ISBN 100415200776, 0415200784
    LC Control Number98026901

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Colin Chant provides a magisterial compendium of the relations between cities, technology, and the environment. His sweep includes not only Europe and the Ancient Near East, but also cities in Africa and Asia/5(6).

The Pre-Industrial Cities and Technology Reader. Colin Chant. 01 Mar Paperback. Pre-industrial Cities in China and Africa 8. Five Chinese cities before Preliminary note Introduction: different kinds of city Changan: an administrative city Kaifeng: an industrial centre as capital Hangzhou and the canal cities /5(2).

Read "Pre-Industrial Cities and Technology" by Colin Chant available from Rakuten Kobo. This, the first book in the series, explores cities from the earliest Brand: Taylor And Francis.

Book Review of The Pre-industrial Cities & Technology Reader, edited by Colin Chant London and New York: Routledge in association with the Open University,pages. / Zimmerman, Rae. In: Journal of Planning Education and Research, Vol. 19, No. 3, Research output: Contribution to journal › Book/Film/Article review › peer-reviewAuthor: Rae Zimmerman.

Among the cities examined are Uruk, Babylon, Thebes, Athens, Rome, Constantinople, Baghdad, Siena, Florence, Antwerp, London, Paris, Amsterdam, Mexico City, Timbuktu, Great Zimbabwe, Hangzhou.

Pre-Industrial Cities. The image to the left shows a typical illustration of a pre-industrial city. It reflects some common characteristics of such a city, primarily through its defensive purpose.

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Book Description. The European Cities and Technology Reader is designed to be used on its own or as a companion volume to the accompanying European Cites and Technology textbook in the same series The European Cities and Technology Reader is divided into three main sections presenting key readings on: Cities of the Industrial Revolution (to ), European Cities since and the Urban.

This collection of original essays, Pre-industrial Cities and Technology, is designed to be used on its own or in association with the Pre-industrial Cities and Technology Reader in the same series. It is divided into three main sections: ancient cities; medieval and Early Modern cities; and pre-industrial cities in China and s: 4.

pre-industrial city Source: A Dictionary of Human Geography Author(s): Alisdair Rogers, Noel Castree, Rob Kitchin. An urban settlement characteristic of the period before the *Industrial Revolution, namely feudal societies (see feudalism).Although such cities were very diverse, Gideon Sjoberg proposed that they shared similar social and morphological features.

Get this from a library. Pre-industrial cities & technology. [Colin Chant; David C Goodman; Open University.;] -- This set, a series of three textbooks and three readers, explores a fundamental change in the history of human society: the transition from rural to urban ways of living.

Two key urban phrases: Pre-industrial and Industrial city (merge into the post-industrial city). Neolithic (more advanced agriculture) revolution: 10, years ago/ technology (plough/irrigation/use of metal).-Allows for domestication of crops and animal, which leads to a settled population and a 'surplus' support urban dwellers.

Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for The Pre-Industrial Cities and Technology Reader at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users/5. Cities & Technology, a series of three textbooks and three readers, explores one of the most fundamental changes in the history of human society: the transition from predominantly rural to urban ways of living.

This series presents a new social history of technology, using primarily urban settings as a source of historical evidence anda focus for the interpretation of the historical relations. Cities are fascinating endogenous growth engines with tremendous power to lift people out of poverty.

This book is about four cities in the East purposefully built to look as if they are in the West – St. Petersburg, Shanghai, Dubai and Mumbai/5(98). Pre-industrial city is a city, which is not emerged as a result of industrialization but has other factors contributing to its formation. Pre-industrial cities are the cities that have emerged as a market places, but not associated with European industrial revolution.

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It is divided into three main sections: ancient cities; medieval and Early Modern cities; and pre-industrial cities in China and Africa. Representing the Industrial City: Rotterdam, Judist Thissen. Representations of Industrial Cities in Photo Books and Promotional Films of the s and s.

Rolf Sachsse. Tradition and Contrast: Industrial Cities and Industrial Work in the Documentaries of Michael Glawogger: From “Megacities” () to “Working Man’s Death.

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pre-industrial european cities. Pre-industrial society refers to social attributes and forms of political and cultural organization that were prevalent before the advent of the Industrial Revolution, which occurred from to Pre-industrial is a time before there were machines and tools to help perform tasks en masse.

Other articles where The Preindustrial City, Past and Present is discussed: urban culture: Definitions of the city and urban cultures: Gideon Sjoberg (The Preindustrial City, Past and Present, ), in the next step toward a cross-culturally valid understanding of cities, challenged this conception of urban culture as ethnocentric and historically narrow.

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Terms in this set (21). The pre-industrial city Sjoberg postulated that social order ultimately flowed from technology. He dichotomized the sweep of technical progress into pre-industrial and industrial periods, the change occurring when inanimate sources of energy were used to power tools.4 Before this, society was 'feudal'.

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The rise in industrial labor opportunities led to a population shift from rural areas to cities. Before the industrial revolution, more than 80 percent of people lived in the country side. As people continued migrating from the rural areas, small towns grew into large cities.

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