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2013 Volume 17.1

Editorial comment

Urban morphological research and practice


Thinking about urban fringe belts: a Mediterranean perspective
T. Ünlü   {+}Abstract   [Full paper, PDF, 4.4MB]

Morpho: a methodology for assessing urban form
V. Oliveira   {+}Abstract   [Full paper, PDF, 9.6MB]

Review article: Reappraising the British townscape: heritage and urban form
I. Morley   [Full paper, PDF, 0.1MB]


Informing and forming practice: the imperative of urban morphology A. McCormack

The master plan is dead: long live urban morphology B. C. Scheer

The contemporary city: speaking the same language in design and theory N. Nasser

Morphology and design: the developing dialogue D. O’Connell

The potential influence of urban morphology on planning practice T. Hall

Bridging the research-practice gap: the case of China F. Song

Translating ‘Alnwick’ into Italian: a tribute to M. R. G. Conzen G. Cataldi

Vegetation as a component of urban form M. I. W. Hopkins

Urban form and energy V. Oliveira and M. Silva

Morphological complexity: a response T. Haghani

Fractal assessment: some questions and comments K. Ley

[Viewpoints, PDF]


Nineteenth International Seminar on Urban Form, Delft, 2012 W. R. McClure

ISUF business meetings, Delft, 2012 S. M. Whitehand

ISUF Task Force on Research and Practice in Urban Morphology: an interim report I. Samuels

Assembly for Comparative Urbanisation and the Material Environment, Leeds, 2012 B. N. Vis

[Reports, PDF]

Book reviews

S. Zandi-Sayek (2012) Ottoman Izmir: the rise of a cosmopolitan port, 1840 -1880 M. Cetin

H. Ballon (ed.) (2012) The greatest grid: the master plan of Manhattan 1811-2011 M. P. Conzen

F. Bandarin and R. Van Oers (2012) The historic urban landscape: managing heritage in an urban century H. Du Cros

B. Shelton (2012) Learning from the Japanese city S. Satoh

B. C. Scheer (2011) The evolution of urban form: typology for planners and architects C. P. Graves

[Book reviews, PDF]

Book notes

[Book notes, PDF]

Notes and notices

- A morphological encyclopaedia for the ISUF website?

- Meeting of the Council of ISUF

- Twentieth International Seminar on Urban Form

- ISUF 2014: Our common future in urban morphology

- Elections to the Council of ISUF

- PNUM 2013: Urban form in territories of Portuguese heritage