Urban History in Transnational Perspective
- The aim of this course is to introduce interdisciplinary trends of urban studies and focus on the functioning of these processes through historical perspective.
- The student would be able to reflex (evaluate and rework) the learned scientific and activity methods, to create new theories, invent new ways and tools of professional activity.
- The student would masters new research methods independently, changes the scientific and production profile of his/her activities and be able to improve and develop his/her intellectual and cultural level, to build a trajectory of professional development and career.
- Introduction: course objectives, assignments.What is urban history? Urban History as interdisciplinary field or research
- What is urban history? Urban History as interdisciplinary field or research.
- Growth and development of cities in the modern era: migration and urban change
- Emergence of calculable urban space and governmentality
- The emergence of a ‘modern city’: new principles of planning, urban living and governance
- Cities and environment. Resources of the city. Urban metabolism as historical phenomenon
- Historicizing sustainable urban mobility: transnational perspective
- Industrial towns: past and present
- Cities and markets. Commerce and urbanization
- Cities and ports. Urban aspects of the coastal experience
- Interim assessment (2 module)0.2 * Презентация результатов работы + 0.4 * Семинарская работа+ модерирование дискуссии + 0.4 * эссе
- Gulliver, K., & Tóth, H. (2014). Cityscapes in History : Creating the Urban Experience. Farnham: Routledge. Retrieved from http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=edsebk&AN=656697
- Hall, P. (2014). Cities of Tomorrow : An Intellectual History of Urban Planning and Design Since 1880 (Vol. Fourth edition). Hoboken, NJ: Wiley-Blackwell. Retrieved from http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=edsebk&AN=761791
- Tilly, C. (2010). Cities, states, and trust networks: chapter 1 of Cities and States in World History. Retrieved from http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=edsbas&AN=edsbas.D767F608