The Theming of Urban Landscapes
2005 (English)In: Journal of Nordregio, ISSN 1650–5891, Vol. 5, no 3, 18-21 p.Article in journal (Other academic) Published
Today, it has become increasingly common to theme new housing areas or even entire towns. A recurrent theme is the ‘traditional’ European small town, sometimes with nationalistic overtones. This article explores the phenomena of theming and discusses what the demand for nostalgic small town life stands for.
From Las Vegas to Celebration to themed towns in contemporary Europe
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
Stockholm: Nordregio , 2005. Vol. 5, no 3, 18-21 p.
theme areas, Celebration, new urbanism, commodification
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