Residual Space and Other Urban Theory
by Jay Shuffield
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Building a Theory of Residual Space
This is a first tentative step toward a theory of residual space. It will be periodically updated as I
further develop the theory. Please check back for updates and submit any comments and criticism you might have.
"Visual Order in Times Square
The Social Regulation of Urban Space"
"The Subway as
Intermediary Public Space"
This working paper begins to explore issues of public space within New
York City's subway. A whole range of topics are discussed, including the
creation of mental maps, symbolic language, spatial enclosure,
security, and how the use of space is defined.
Place, Identity, and Community
"Mobility and Proximity" John Urry
Links to Other Urban Theory