Children and the City

Kaj Noschis editor
Comportements, Lausanne, 1994
168 pages, 30 US$

Table of contents:

Kaj Noschis
Introduction: The Urban Child; Introduction: L’enfant urbain

Children and Participation

Selim Iltus & Roger Hart
Participatory Planning and Design of recreational Spaces with Children
Liisa Horelli
Children as Urban Planners

Urban Traffic

Terence Lee & Natacha Rowe
Parents’ and Children’s Perceived Risks of the Journey to School
Lydia Bonanomi
L’enfant et la traversée de la chaussée
Pia Björklid
Children – Traffic – Environment

Designing for Children

Gary T. Moore
Quality Assessment and Planning for Children
Norman Pressman
Climatic Factors in Play Areas and Public Space

Nature in the City

Ann Skantze
Experiencing and Interpreting City Architecture
Louise Chawla
Revisioning Childhood, Nature, and the City
Maria Nordström
Childhood Environmental Memories

Research Approaches

Bodil Rasmusson & Birgit Krantz
Changing Perspectives and Approaches: Swedish research on Children and the Urban Environment
Sandford Gaster
Rethinking the Children’s Home-Range Concept

Theoretical Frames

Michel Bassand
L’enfant et la dynamique urbaine: approche sociologique
Dimitri Germanos
La relation de l’enfant à l’espace urbain. Perspectives educatives et culturelles
Kyriaki Tsoukala
La ville en tant qu’environnement d’expériences pour l’enfant

EXPERIENCE

Annie Coulomb
L’enfant, la ville, quel quotidien?