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2014 Volume 18.2

Editorial comment

The changing face of urban morphology: achievements and challenges


Quantitative tools in urban morphology: combining space syntax, spacematrix and mixed-use index in a GIS framework
Y. Ye and A. van Nes   {+}Abstract   [Full paper, PDF, 56MB]

The study of urban form in Brazil
S. de A. Pereira Costa and M. C. V. Teixeira   {+}Abstract   [Full paper, PDF, 0.1MB]

The evolution of residential buildings and urban tissues in Guangzhou, China: morphological and typological perspectives
Y. Li and P. Gauthier   {+}Abstract   [Full paper, PDF, 23MB]

Review article: Form-based planning and liveable urban environments
M. Guaralda   [Full paper, PDF, 0.1MB]


Sustainable urbanism: the role of urban morphology M. Maretto

Open space and urban morphology L. Han, Z. Xu and L. Wang

The morphological basis of practice: learning from doing V. Oliveira and C. Monteiro

Interlacing urban morphology and design studio education: the time is ripe W. McClure

Urban morphology: inside and outside the discipline H. Davis

Roman Alnwick: to be or not to be? G. Cataldi

[Viewpoints, PDF]


ISUF President’s Report G. Cataldi

Twenty-First International Seminar on Urban Form, Porto, Portugal, July 2014 I. Morley

ISUF business meetings, Porto, Portugal, July 2014 S. M. Whitehand

Turkish Network of Urban Morphology: Foundation Workshop T. Ünlü

Portuguese-Language Network of Urban Morphology: Report V. Oliveira

[Reports, PDF]

Book reviews

G. Strappa (ed.) (2005) Edilizia per il culto: chiese, moschee, sinagoghe, strutture cimiteriali A. Camiz

M. Maretto (2012) Saverio Muratori: a legacy in urban design G. Cataldi

S. Angel, J. Parent, D. L. Civo and A. M. Blei (2012) Atlas of urban expansion I. Morley

N. Christie and O. Creighton (2013) Transforming townscapes. From burh to borough: the archaeology of Wallingford AD800-1400 T. Scrase

T. Günzelmann (ed.) (2012) Bamberg: Stadtdenkmal und Denkmallandschaft A. Simms

[Book reviews, PDF]

Book notes

[Book notes, PDF]

Notes and notices

- Tenth International Space Syntax Symposium

- Journal of Space Syntax

- Change of Book Review Editor

- ISUF 2015: City as organism: new visions for urban life

- Planning for sustainable urban form

- Award of Life Membership of ISUF

- New urban configurations

- CHeriScape