Contextualism: Urban Ideals + Deformations (Milán, 1971)

“Because the twentieth century town is an unhappy combination of the traditional city and various misconceptions of the Ville Radieuse, contextualism has attempted to resolve this dilemma and made the city as we find it a viable form in a future which promises enormous expansion. Faced with the reality that orgies of construction at economically ripe times have made a mess of our urban life, it seems imperative to stop and reflect.”

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