Chapter 10. The Challenge and the Opportunity

  1. Dennis Rodwell

Published Online: 21 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470759547.ch10

Conservation and Sustainability in Historic Cities

Conservation and Sustainability in Historic Cities

How to Cite

Rodwell, D. (2007) The Challenge and the Opportunity, in Conservation and Sustainability in Historic Cities, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470759547.ch10

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 30 APR 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405126564

Online ISBN: 9780470759547

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Keywords:

  • challenge;
  • opportunity;
  • linkages;
  • treatise;
  • globalisation

Summary

The prelims comprise:

  • The purpose of this book

  • The challenge

  • Some current issues

  • Contemporary architecture and the role of architects

  • The essence of good urban design

  • Urban landscape and geocultural identity

  • Creative continuity in architecture

  • Contemporary architecture and the obsession with design

  • The opportunity