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The limits of the city

Murray Bookchin

The limits of the city

by Murray Bookchin

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Published by Harper Torchbooks in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cities and towns,
  • Cities and towns -- Growth

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMurray Bookchin.
    SeriesHarper torchbooks -- TB 1944
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 148 p. ;
    Number of Pages148
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15517031M
    ISBN 100061319449
    LC Control Number73017852
    OCLC/WorldCa10089352

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Gutkind to paint a history of the rise of the city/5(11). The Limits of the City is something of a rarity: a book on real social problems informed by a political philosophy The value of this book is that it is neither a "relevant" tract nor a "reactionary condemnation." It is a serious piece of social philosophy that does not fear to be practical.

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With a wealth of learning and a depth of passion, Bookchin convincingly argues that there was once a human and progressive tradition of urban life, and that this heritage has reached its "ultimate negation in the modern metropolis".

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Like much of A. Ammons's poetry, "The City Limits" explores the uneasy relationship between modern civilization and the natural world. The images that Ammons uses in this poem, such as his consideration of the sound of "birds' bones" or of the "glow-blue" of the bodies of flies, make readers aware of the subtle things in the natural world that ordinarily would go unnoticed.

City Limits uses investigative journalism through the prism of New York City to identify urban problems, examine their causes, explore solutions, and equip communities to take action. Founded in in the midst of New York’s fiscal crisis, City Limits exists to inform democracy and equip citizens to create a more just city.

For my part, I would call The Limits of the City a dialectical work that deals with cities or the past acid present as phases or moments of a larger urban process, a process in which the potentialities of the urban development are internally unfolded, enriched, and reach their ultimate negation in the modern metropolis.

The main purpose of this book is to enable the reader to see this process — the internal. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Bookchin, Murray, Limits of the city. New York: Harper Torchbooks, (OCoLC) Document Type.

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The images that Ammons uses in this poem, such as his consideration of the sound of "birds' bones" or of the "glow-blue" of the bodies of flies, make readers aware of the subtle things. “City Limits” is the opening chapter from the book The Colossus of New York by Colson Whitehead.

The author started this chapter with these three bold and capitalized words “ I’M HERE BECAUSE” as soon as I read these words my attention was captivated into this chapter.

A thirteen year old genius named Matt Dunston is taken away after his family exceeds the Limit placed by the government. He is brought to a workhouse lead by Miss Smoot, a syrupy sweet woman he believes is hiding something.

There he is scored by his IQ .The City of London is a city and local government district that contains the historic centre and the primary central business district (CBD) of constituted most of London from its settlement by the Romans in the 1st century AD to the Middle Ages, but the agglomeration has since grown far beyond the City's borders.

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