São Paulo: Perfeitura de São Paulo; Gobierno do Estado São Paulo; Museu da Casa Brasileira, 2011. color plates, plans, maps, elevations, grphs., color pict. wrps. Paper slipcase. OCLC: 778202573. Item #99301
The informal city constitutes the central body of this exhibition held at the Museu da Casa Brasileira and the presentations at the two seminars. Detailed blueprints, architecture, statistical data and definitions of social, political and spacial characteristics are shown. in reference to the policies developed in recent decades by the municipality of São Paulo (Brazil) to deal with the situation of slums in the city. – of that part of the city which does not have legal urbanization – where subdivision of the land is uncontrolled and the buildings have no planning, resulting in so called spontaneous settlements, having little or no nfrastructure and services. PORTUGUESE, ENGLISH AND ITALIAN TEXT. Contents; Introduction, Marisa Barda / The Formal and Informal City in the 21st Century, Marta Lagrecca, Bernardo Secchi, Sérgio Magalhães / Plan and the Project to the Informal City in the 21st Century, Alílio Guerra, António Baptista COelho / Alfredo Brillembourg e Hubert Klumpner / Elisabete Fraça.