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The City in Latin America


Almandoz, Arturo, ed. Planning Latin America's Capital Cities, 1850–1950. New York and London: Routledge, 2002.

Fraser, Valerie. Building the New World: Studies in the Modern Architecture of Latin America, 1930–1960. London: Verso, 2000.

Hardoy, Jorge E. "Theory and Practice of Urban Planning in Europe, 1850–1930: Its Transfer to Latin America." In Rethinking the Latin American City, edited by Richard M. Morse and Jorge E. Hardoy, 20–49. Washington, D.C.: Woodrow Wilson Center Press, 1992.

Schaedel, Richard P., Jorge E. Hardoy, and Nora Scott Kinzer, eds. Urbanization in the Americas from Its Beginnings to the Present. The Hague, Netherlands: Mouton, 1978.

Smith, Monica L., ed. The Social Construction of Ancient Cities. Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution Press, 2003.

Townsend, Richard F., ed. Ancient Americas: Art from Sacred Landscapes. Chicago: Art Institute of Chicago, 1992.

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Science EncyclopediaScience & Philosophy: Chimaeras to ClusterThe City in Latin America - Ancient Indigenous America: Mesoamerican And Andean Civilization, Colonial Spanish America, Republican And Contemporary Latin America