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L.A. Under the Influence: The Hidden Logic of Urban Property

L.A. Under the Influence: The Hidden Logic of Urban Property (Paperback)

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Through a series of case studies in Los Angeles, Sherman applies game theory to scrutinize the behavior of intersecting private and public interests, revealing an alternative logic of architectural composition. Making extensive use of diagrams, photographs, and a range of negotiation models employed within game theory, including pecking order, negotiated access, multilateral exchange, and tit for tat, he identifies the characteristic features and behaviors of this

new spatial logic.

Architecture & DesignArchitectureLandscape art & architectureArchitecture & DesignArchitectureReference & Theory of architecturePhilosophy, Psychology & Social SciencesSocial groupsUrban communitiesScience & MathematicsRegional & area planningUrban & municipal planning Publisher: University of Minnesota Press Publication Date: 26/06/2009 ISBN-13: 9780816649471  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
Availability: Currently unavailable. Foyles can order for despatch to customer when the publisher is re-supplied on 30/06/2010.  

Roger Sherman is director of Roger Sherman Architecture and Urban Design and adjunct associate professor of architecture and urban design at UCLA, where he also is codirector of cityLAB, a think tank studying contemporary urbanism and its implications for architecture.

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