Your Cart

Lars Müller Publishers

Future Cities Laboratory — Indicia 02

Future Cities Laboratory — Indicia 02 Future Cities Laboratory — Indicia 02 Future Cities Laboratory — Indicia 02

$45 CAD

This item is no longer available.


Phone +1 855 439 4881

All orders over $79 have complementary delivery in the USA and Canada with express options available at checkout.

You may also select to pick-up any order at AVG during checkout at no charge.

International shipping is calculated at checkout.

AVG ARCHIVE orders are only available for pickup.

Review The Full Shipping Policy Here

For orders placed in Canada, customers will be subject to their Provincial and Federal sales taxes at checkout. Orders are not subject to any customs as the shipment is not leaving Canada.

Orders placed in the USA are shipped with pre-payed customs. You may still be subject to local sales taxes.

Customers outside of the USA and Canada will not be charged customs or taxes by Average. All prices shown are ex-VAT. Customers are subject to all local taxes, duties and import charges per their local jurisdiction.

Review The Full Shipping Policy

Standard items (not Special Order) can be returned via mail or in-store within 14 days of purchase provided the items are packaged and unused.

Special Order items, ARCHIVE items, items marked down, personal care and bath products are all final sale.

Review The Full Return Policy

This second volume in the Future Cities Laboratory Indicia series focuses on the tools, methods, and approaches needed for urban research. In short, following Marshall McLuhan’s famous provocation, the editors focus less on the message and more on the medium of research. This involves retreating from research contents—the topics, themes, questions, hypotheses, insights, ideas, concepts, and thoughts—for the moment to consider the materials, methods, tools, techniques, and approaches that support them.

This change in perspective reveals a rich array of research approaches that include: the visual documentation of complex stakeholder interests, political and economic circumstances in built form and design vision; two- and three-dimensional mapping of vegetation, temperature and humidity, in conjunction with point cloud terrestrial and airborne laser-scanning technology; gathering information from sensors and geospatial data; emergence of “solution spaces”and multi-dimensional complexity science; subject oriented approaches to behavioural and cognitive decision making in city navigation; and approaches to emergent phenomena such as extended urbanisation that are not always visible to existing analytical or documentary lenses.

  • 17 × 24 cm, 6 ¾ × 9 ½ in
  • 258 pages, 237 illustrations
  • Paperback
  • 2019