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2019 Volume 23.2

Editorial comment

ISUF and Urban Morphology: 25 years on and counting


Why study urban morphology? The views of ISUF members
M. Barke   {+}Abstract   [Full paper, PDF, 1.7MB ]

Towards a socio-ecological spatial morphology: integrating elements of urban morphology and landscape ecology
L. Marcus, M. Berghauser Pont and S. Barthel   {+}Abstract   [Full paper, PDF, 2.4MB ]

Referential types as clues for housing design
G. Ledent and S. Komossa   {+}Abstract   [Full paper, PDF, 4.8MB ]

The legacy of Roman and Greek urban planning in the cities of today
B. Gauthiez   {+}Abstract   [Full paper, PDF, 22MB ]


Architectural applications based on morphological analysis G. Strappa

Heritage and townscape conservation: perspectives from urban morphology and planning practice M. I. W. Hopkins

A view from the giants’ shoulders – a reply to Slater’s critique (2019) J. Haslam

Morphology as metaphor: facts and fairy stories T. R. Slater

Mind the gap I. Samuels

[Viewpoints, PDF ]


International Conference on Cities and Change, Darmstadt, Germany, 2019

ISUF President’s Report

Twenty-Sixth International Seminar on Urban Form, Nicosia, Cyprus, 2019

ISUF Council Meeting, Nicosia, Cyprus, 2019

Portuguese-language Network of Urban Morphology (PNUM): Report 2018/19

[Reports, PDF ]

Book reviews

V. Oliveira (ed.) (2019) J.W.R. Whitehand and the historico-geographical approach to urban morphology P. Gauthier

M. Batty (2018) Inventing future cities J. Gil

L. D'Acci (2019) The mathematics of urban morphology M. Berghauser Pont

L. Vaughan (2019) Mapping society: the spatial dimensions of social cartography A. V. Moudon

[Book reviews, PDF ]

Book notes

[Book notes, PDF ]

Notes and notices

- New Editor

- Revista de Morfologia Urbana

- ISUF 2020: Cities in the twenty-first century

- Fifth ISUFitaly Conference, Rome, Italy, 20–23 February 2020

- Gian Luigi Maffei (1942–2019)