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2020 Volume 24.2

Editorial comment

The only thing that is constant is change


The spatial morphology of synagogue visibility as a measure of Jewish acculturation in late nineteenth-century London
L. Vaughan   {+}Abstract   [Full paper, PDF, 11MB ]

The urban form of Portuguese cities
V. Oliveira, V. Medeiros and J. Corgo   {+}Abstract   [Full paper, PDF, 9MB ]

Urban conservation and urban morphology in Kiruna, Sweden
J. Sjöholm and E. Hidman   {+}Abstract   [Full paper, PDF, 7MB ]

Assemblage and aggregation: reading the ancient city and urban composition methods
G. Strappa   {+}Abstract   [Full paper, PDF, 12MB ]

Urban industries and the production of space: a typomorphological analysis of the mixed urban fabric around the historical national road Jetsesteenweg in Brussels, Belgium
F. Vandyck, I. Bertels, I. Wouters and M. Ryckewaert   {+}Abstract   [Full paper, PDF, 7MB ]

Review article: A new urban historical atlas: viewing the best of the past
M.P. Conzen   [PDF, 7MB ]

Obituary: Exploring the frontiers of space: Bill Hillier (1937–2019)
A. Penn   [PDF, 2MB ]


A configurational theory of architecture: the lifework of Bill Hillier (1937–2019) M. Serra

Urban form and climate change planning: on the normative framework for urban design P. Osmond and M. Hanzl

Designing for sustainability: retrieving a systemic role for urban form T. Marat-Mendes

A commentary on (V)ISUF COVID-19 crisis calls (V stands for virtual) Y. Stojanovski, I. Samuels and P. Sanders

[Viewpoints, PDF ]


Fifth ISUF Italy Conference, Rome, Italy, 19–22 February 2020 V. Oliveira

PNUM: ten years after V. Oliveira

[Reports, PDF ]

Book reviews

G. Caniggia and G. L. Maffei (2017) Interpreting basic buildings; G. L. Maffei and M. Maffei (2018) Interpreting specialised buidings I. Samuels

T. R. Slater and S. M. G. Pinto (2018) Building regulations and urban form, 1200-1900 V. Oliveira

D. L. Viana (2019) Maputo: (auto)organização e forma-dinâmica urbana A. S. Fernandes

[Book reviews, PDF ]

Book notes

[Book notes, PDF ]

Notes and notices

- Obituary: Ron Johnston (1941-2020)