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List of Tables

I Foundations and Prerequisites

1 Building a Science of Cities
2 Ebb and Flow: Interaction, Gravity, and Potential 47
3 Connections and Correlations: The Science of Networks

II The Science of Cities

4 The Growth of Cities: Rank, Size, and Clocks
5 Hierarchies and Networks
6 Urban Structure as Space Syntax
7 Distance in Complex Networks
8 Fractal Growth and Form
9 Urban Simulation

III The Science of Design

10 Hierarchical Design
11 Markovian Design Machines
12 A Theory for Collective Action
13 Urban Development as Exchange
14 Plan Design as Committee Decision Making
Conclusions: A Future Science
Author Index
Subject Index