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A Century of tourism in Europe: new challenges to the discipline of urbanism

Author
Pie, R.; Vilanova, J.
Type of activity
Presentation of work at congresses
Name of edition
6th Conference of the International Forum on Urbanism
Date of publication
2012
Presentation's date
2012-01-26
Book of congress proceedings
Proceedings of the 6th International Conference of the International Forum on Urbanism : Tourbanism
First page
111
Last page
116
Publisher
Escola Técnica Superior d'Arquitectura de Barcelona
International Forum on Urbanism
Repository
http://hdl.handle.net/2099/12572 Open in new window
Abstract
Tourism is one of the most important modern phenomena of the last hundred years. Not only for its economic significance, but also by the changes it has produced in the city and the territory. Unfortunately, in many cases its economic success has exceeded the growth forecast, destroying what had been its raison d’être: the city. Urban planning and architecture have participated in this process by showing their contempt with the physical consequences of this slackness. The discipline seems not ...
Citation
Pié Ninot, Ricard; Vilanova Claret, Josep Maria. A century of tourism in Europe: new challenges to the discipline of urbanism. A: Conference of the International Forum on Urbanism. "6th Conference of the International Forum on Urbanism (IFoU): TOURBANISM, Barcelona, 25-27 gener". Barcelona: IFoU, 2012, p. 1-6.
Group of research
GRU - Urbanism Research Group

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