Books To Know Of:

  1. Appeleton, Jay. The Experience of Landscape. London: John Wiley and Sons. 1996
  2. Bacon, Edmund N. Design of Cities. Penguin Books. 1974
  3. Banfield, Edward C. The Unheavenly City: The Nature and Future of Our Urban Crisis. Little Brown and Co. 1970
  4. Batty, Michael. The New Science of Cities. The MIT Press. 2017
  5. Duany, Andrés et al. Suburban Nation: The Rise of Sprawl and the Decline of the American Dream. North Point Press. 2010
  6. Duany Andrés and Falk, Brian. Transect Urbanism: Readings in Human Ecology. ORO Editions. 2020
  7. Elsheshtawy, Yasser. Temporary Cities: Resisting Transience in Arabia. Routledge. 2019
  8. Fishman, Robert. Bourgeois Utopia. Basic Books. 1989
  9. Franklin, Howard, et al. Urban Sprawl and Public Health. Island Press. 2004
  10. Gateway, Joel. Edge City: Life in the New Frontier. Doubleday. 1991
  11. Gehl, Jan. Cities for People. Island Press; Illustrated Edition. 2010
  12. Glaser, Edward L. Triumph of The City: How Our Greatest Invention Makes Us Richer, Smarter, Greener, Healthier, and Happier. The Penguin Press. 2011.
  13. Hari, Johann. Lost Connections. Bloomsbury. 2018
  14. Healey, Palsey. Urban Complexity and Spatial Strateges. Rutledge. 2007
  15. Jackson, Kenneth T. Crapgrass Frontier: The Suburbanization of America. Oxford University Press. 1987
  16. Jacobs, Alan. Great Streets. The MIT Press. 1995
  17. Jacobs, Jane. Cities and the Wealth of Nations. Vintage. 1985
  18. Jacobs, Jane. Dark Age Ahead. Vintage. 2005
  19. Jacobs, Jane. The Death and Life of Great American Cities. Vintage. 2016
  20. Johnson, Nelson. In Boardwalk Empire: The Birth, High Times and Corruption of Atlantic City. Plexus Publishing, Inc. 2002
  21. Johnson, Walter. The Broken Heart of America: St. Louis and the Violent History of America. Hatchett Book Group. 2020
  22. Kunstler, James Howard. The Geography of Nowhere. Simon & Schuster. 1993
  23. Corbusier, Le. The Radiant City: Elements of a Doctrine of Urbanism to be Used as the Basis of Our Machine-Age Civilization. ORION Press. 1967
  24. Lurie, Alison. The Language of Houses. Delphinium. 2014
  25. Lydon, Mike. Tactical Urbanism: Short-Term Actions for Long-Term Change. Island Press. 2015
  26. Lynch, Kevin. The Image of the City. The MIT Press. 1960
  27. Marhon, Jr., Charles L. Strong Towns: A Bottom Up Revolution to Rebuild American Prosperity. Wiley. 2019
  28. Marshall, Alex. How Cities Work: Suburbs, Sprawl, and the Roads Not Taken. University of Texas Press. 2000/2003.
  29. McKenzie, Evan. Privatopia. Yale University Press. 1996.
  30. Merhoff, W. The Gateway Arch: Fact and Symbol. Bowling Green State University Popular Press. 1992.
  31. Milford, Lewis. The City in History. Harcourt Brace Janovich, Inc. 1961
  32. Mouzon, Stephen A. The Original Green: Unlocking the Mystery of True Sustainability. New Urban Guide Foundation. 2010.
  33. Mumford, Eric. Designing the Modern City: Urbanism Since 1850. Yale University Press. 2018.
  34. Mumford, Lewis. The City in History: Its Origins, Its Transformation, and Its Prospects. Mariner Books. 1968
  35. Neuwirth, Robert. Shadow Cities: A Billion Squatters, A New Urban World. 2004
  36. Nordahl, Darrin. My Kind of Transit: Rethinking Public Transportation. Islam Press. 2009
  37. Owen, David. Green Metropolis. River head Books. 2009
  38. Plotch, Philip Mark. Last Subway: The Long Wait for the Next Train in New York City. Three Hills. 1920
  39. Portugali, Juval. Complexity Theories of Cities Have Come of Age. Springer – Verlag. 2012.
  40. Rogers, Elizabeth Barlow. Green Metropolis: The Extraordinary Landscapes of New York City as Nature. Alfred A. Knopf. 2016.
  41. Speck, Jeff. Walkable City: How Downtown Can Save America, One Step at a Time. North Point Press. 2013
  42. Sussman, Ann and Hollander, Justin B. Cognitive Architecture: Designing for How We Respond to the Built Environment. Rutledge. 2014
  43. Taebel, Delberta R. and Cornehls, James V.. The Political Economy of Urban Transportation. Kennikat Press. 1977
  44. Vanderbilt, Tom. Traffic: Why We Drive The Way We Do. Alfred A. Knopf. 2008.
  45. Pollio, Marcus Vitruvius. Vitruvius On Architecture. Harvard University Press. 1931
  46. Weber, Max. The City. The Free Press. 1958.
  47. Wolf, Greg. The Life and Death of Ancient Cities. Oxford University Press. 2020
  48. Wong, Bernard P. and Chee-Beng, Tan. Chinatowns around the World: Gilded Ghetto, Ethnopolis, and Cultural Diaspora. Brill. 2013