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Title : 11.139 The City in Film (MIT)

Title : 11.139 The City in Film (MIT)

Description : Using film as a lens to explore and interpret various aspects of the urban experience in both the U.S. and abroad, this course presents a survey of important developments in urbanism from 1900 to the present day, including changes in technology, bureaucracy, and industrialization; immigration and national identity; race, class, gender, and economic inequality; politics, conformity, and urban anomie; and planning, development, private property, displacement, sprawl, environmental degradation, and suburbanization.

Description : Using film as a lens to explore and interpret various aspects of the urban experience in both the U.S. and abroad, this course presents a survey of important developments in urbanism from 1900 to the present day, including changes in technology, bureaucracy, and industrialization; immigration and national identity; race, class, gender, and economic inequality; politics, conformity, and urban anomie; and planning, development, private property, displacement, sprawl, environmental degradation, and suburbanization.

Fromsemester : Spring

Fromsemester : Spring

Fromyear : 2015

Fromyear : 2015

Creator :

Creator :

Date : 2015-09-14T15:18:30+05:00

Date : 2015-09-14T15:18:30+05:00

Relation : 11.139

Relation : 11.139

Relation : 11.239

Relation : 11.239

Language : en-US

Language : en-US

Subject : cities

Subject : cities

Subject : urban

Subject : urban

Subject : urban experience

Subject : urban experience

Subject : urbanism

Subject : urbanism

Subject : development

Subject : development

Subject : technology

Subject : technology

Subject : bureaucracy

Subject : bureaucracy

Subject : industrialization

Subject : industrialization

Subject : immigration

Subject : immigration

Subject : national identity

Subject : national identity

Subject : race

Subject : race

Subject : class

Subject : class

Subject : gender

Subject : gender

Subject : economic inequality

Subject : economic inequality

Subject : politics

Subject : politics

Subject : conformity

Subject : conformity

Subject : urban anomie

Subject : urban anomie

Subject : planning

Subject : planning

Subject : private property

Subject : private property

Subject : displacement

Subject : displacement

Subject : sprawl

Subject : sprawl

Subject : environmental degradation

Subject : environmental degradation

Subject : suburbanization

Subject : suburbanization

Subject : metropolis

Subject : metropolis

Subject : berlin symphony of a great city

Subject : berlin symphony of a great city

Subject : the crowd

Subject : the crowd

Subject : modern times

Subject : modern times

Subject : ladri di biciclette

Subject : ladri di biciclette

Subject : bicycle thieves

Subject : bicycle thieves

Subject : the naked city

Subject : the naked city

Subject : west side story

Subject : west side story

Subject : play time

Subject : play time

Subject : midnight cowboy

Subject : midnight cowboy

Subject : blade runner

Subject : blade runner

Subject : do the right thing

Subject : do the right thing

Subject : london

Subject : london

Subject : night on earth

Subject : night on earth