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Sprawling and Urban transportation system: Impacts in the city of Londrina, Parana, Brazil
After nearly 80 years since the construction of its core, represented today by the city's central area, Londrina, located in the state of Parana, has the appearance of a new city but its features and trends of planning ...
URBAN RESTRUCTURING AND SOCIO-SPACE SEGREGATION
(Univ Federal Ceara, Programa Pos-graduacao & Filosofia, 2015-10-01)
The implementation of urban projects related to mega sports events held in Brazil, and hegemonic interests, outweigh the popular interests related to the right to housing. Following the market logic of capital accumulation ...
Open urban spaces quality: A study in a historical square in Bath - UK
The quality of open urban spaces is very important for urban vitality. Nowadays urban designers have to face the great challenge of designing urban spaces able to respond to people's need for liveable spaces. The success ...
Aspects of Urban Morphology and Socio-Spatial Differences in Urban Space of Alvares Machado City, Sao Paulo, Brazil
(Univ Valle, 2015-01-01)
This article seeks to contribute to highlight the role of urban morphology in the analysis of production of urban space and differentiation socio-spatial, mainly from the urban forms in the of Alvares Machado City, located ...
Medium-sized cities, new productive spaces and restructuring of urban space in Uberaba-MG
(Revues Org, 2015-01-01)
In recent years, Brazilian medium-sized cities have been considered as attractive poles for both internal migration flows, and for new corporate investments in industry, trades, services and real estate, emerging new ...
Urban ecosystem services on the local level: urban green spaces as providers
(Institute of Landscape Ecology of the Slovak Academy of Sciences Bratislava, Slovak Republic and University of Natural Resources and Applied Life Sciences, Vienna (BOKU), Austria in the Publishing House AEPress, Ltd., Bratislava., 2013-12)
Ecosystem services are provided at different spatial and service/functional scales. The local level is the basic unit for ecosystem services, especially when it comes to the human dimension of urban landscapes. These ...