Steve Graham

Archis 2002 #3

Urbanizing war – Militarizing cities. The city as strategic site

Posted on March 1, 2002 — by

As the events of September 11th demonstrated so starkly, warfare, strategic violence and urbanism are intimately interrelated. To readers of Paul Virilio, this will come as no surprise; military considerations have a much greater presence in 20th-century debates about urbanism in the West than is generally believed. For example, a key factor shaping Le Corbusier’s […]

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