4.663 History of Urban Form

Class Info

Studies in the history of the physical city from Antiquity to the present, with points of special focus determined by the instructor. Analyzes the typologies of urban buildings, public places, and city plans in their relation to changing contexts of culture, politics, and the structure of public and private institutions.

This class has no prerequisites.

4.663 will not be offered this semester. It will be instructed by L. Jacobi.

Lecture occurs 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM on Mondays in 5-216.

This class counts for a total of 0 credits.

In the Spring 2014 Subject Evaluations, 4.663 was rated 6.3 out of 7.0. You can find more information at the History of Urban Form site or on the 4.663 Stellar site.

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