Category Archive: Introduction

World-Systems Analysis

World-Systems Analysis

From Immanuel Wallerstein, The Modern World-System: Capitalist Agriculture and the Origins of the European World-Economy in the Sixteenth Century. New York: Academic Press, 1976, pp. …

 

Koolhaas – The Generic city

Koolhaas – The Generic city

from: The Generic City: SMLXL by REm Koolhaas l. Introduction 1.1 Is the contemporary city like the contemporary airport- “all the same”? Is it possible to …

 

on production – Hubbert’s peak

on production – Hubbert’s peak

Origin of the Peakoil Theory The peak oil theory is the belief that at some point the production of oil will reach a peak and then …

 

Here is where people live

Here is where people live

If there is to be a “new urbanism” it will not be based on the twin fantasies of order and omnipotence; it will be the …