Planning Theory and the Right to the City

Schools of Public Engagement: Milano General Curriculum

Non-Liberal Arts

Graduate Course

Degree Students

Planning Theory: Right to City

Fall 2019

Taught By: Oscar Sosa Lopez

Section: A

CRN: 7715

Credits: 3

This course provides an overview of the field of planning theory with the purpose of answering a basic question: How can urban planning play an active role in creating more sustainable, just and democratic cities? The course is organized around: 1) reading and discussing classic and contemporary texts in planning theory and on the concept the Right to the City and 2) applying these concepts and theories in the analysis of real-world urban problems, policies and projects. The course draws from diverse planning traditions and critiques, theoretical approaches and geographical locations. This course is open to: PhD students; master's level students with permission.

College: Schools of Public Engagement (NS)

Department: Milano General Curriculum (NMIL)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Seminar (R)

Max Enrollment: 18

Enrollment Status: Open*

*Enrollment status information is updated every five minutes. The status of this course may have changed since the last update. Open seats may have restrictions that will prevent some students from registering. Updated: 6:25pm 7/17/2019

Meeting Info:

Days: Monday

Times: 6:00pm - 7:50pm

Building: TBD

Room: TBD

Date Range: 8/26/2019 - 12/16/2019