In 1999, Jeff Kenworthy & colleagues (Laube & Zeibots) published a paper entitled “Towards a Science of Cities“. Jeff recently drew my attention to this and I post it here as it is key to many indicators of city structure and function as developed in their groundbreaking book Cities and Automobile Dependence: An International Sourcebook.
- "Thus, in fact, appear the methods of a Science of Cities ....." Patrick Geddes (1915) Cities in Evolution
Read my potted biographical paper
Some of the material in this book from 2005 is covered on this website
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