The Dimensions of Urban Design
The third and the newest edition of the book is one of the best documentations of urban design discourse, not just because of the sheer volume of the materials covered, but also because it helps to "make sense of the complex overlapping and sometimes confusing urban design literature- Hooman Foroughmand Araabi, Journal of Urban Design
Matthew Carmona is Professor of Planning and Urban Design at The Bartlett, University College London (UCL). He is an architect and planner and researches urban design governance, the design and management of public space, and the value of urban design. He Chairs the Place Alliance and blogs at https://matthew-carmona.com.
Chapter 1. Urban Design Process: Shaping Better Places Chapter 2. The Shifting Contexts for Urban Design Chapter 3. The Temporal Dimension Chapter 4. The Perceptual Dimension Chapter 5. The Morphological Dimension Chapter 6. The Visual Dimension Chapter 7. The Social Dimension Chapter 8. The Functional Dimension Chapter 9. The Design Governance Dimension Chapter 10. The Place Production Dimension