chapter  5
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Owenite Architecture and Urban Rationality: Notes and Reflections on Class and Utopia

Town planning is relatively recent in history. Town planning must deal with different issues: life style, territory occupation, legislation, continuous building patterns, and variations in the use of land and convergence of networks, etc. The most outstanding feature of the current society is the concentration of population in cities. However, despite it being a universal phenomenon, town planning is not a uniform phenomenon.