The Regeneration & Play Library was an integral part of Nils’ project. Here is a full list of the books chosen for the Library. The books are now integrated into City Projects’ reference library, full details of which can be found in LIBRARY section.


Beck, Andrew (ed.)
Cultural Work: Understanding the Cultural Industries, London: Routledge, 2003

Bingham, Carolin and Cook (eds.)
Fantasy Architecture: 1500 – 2036, London: National Touring Exhibitions (Hayward Gallery), 2004

Brooks, David
Bobos in Paradise: The New Upper Class and How They Got There, New York: Simon & Schuster, 2000

Chase, John Glitter
Stucco & Dumpster Diving: Reflections on Building Production in the Vernacular City, London: Verso, 2000

Chatterton, Paul & Hollands,
Robert Urban Nightscapes, London: Routledge, 2003

Engwicht, David
Street Reclaiming: Creating Livable Streets and Vibrant Communities, Gabriola Island, Canada: New Society Publishers, 1999

Florida, Richard
The Rise of the Creative Class, New York: Basic Books, 2002

Fyfe, Nicholas R. (ed.)
Images of the Street: Planning, Identity and Control in Public Space, London: Routledge, 1998

Hannigan, John
Fantasy City: Pleasure and Profit in the Postmodern Metropolis, London: Routledge, 1998

Hardy, Dennis & Ward
Colin Arcadia for All: The Legacy of a Makeshift Landscape, Nottingham: Five Leaves Publications, 2004

Heimann, Jim California Crazy & Beyond: Roadside Vernacular Architecture, San Francisco: Chronicle Books, 2001

Jackson, Lowe, Miller and Mort (eds.) Commercial Cultures: Economies, Practices, Spaces, Oxford: Berg, 2000

Judd, Dennis R The Infrastructure of Play: Building the Tourist City, New York: M.E. Sharpe, 2003

Kahn, Lloyd Home Work: Handbuilt Shelter, Bolinas, California: Shelter Publications, 2004

Kahn, Lloyd
Shelter, Bolinas, California: Shelter Publications, 1973

Kronenburg, Robert
Houses in Motion: The Genesis, History and Development of the Portable Building, Chichester, West Sussex: Wiley-Academy, 1995

Lefaivre, Liane and de Roode, Ingeborg Aldo van Eyck:
The Playgounds and the City (Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam), Rotterdam: NAi Publishers, 2002

Lefebvre, Henri
Everyday Life in the Modern World, London: The Athlone Press, 1971

Metz, Tracey
Fun! Leisure and Landscape, Amsterdam: NAi Publishers, 2002
Nasaw, David Going Out: The Rise and Fall of Public Amusements, London: Harvard University Press, 1999

Nevarez, Leonard
New Money, Nice Town: How Capital Works in the New Urban Economy, London: Routledge, 2003

Price, Cedric
Cedric Price: The Square Book, Chichester, West Sussex: Wiley-Academy, 2003

Ransome, Paul
Work, Consumption & Culture: Affluence and Social Change in the Twenty-First Century, London: Sage Publications, 2005

Seid, Steve and Lewallen,
Constance M. Ant Farm: 1968 – 1978, Berkeley: University of California Press, 2004

Sheller, Mimi and Urry, John
Tourism Mobilities: Places to Play, Places in Play, London: Routledge, 2004

Siegal, Jenny (ed.)
Mobile: The Art of Portable Architecture, New York: Princeton Architectural Press, 2002