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Giandomenico Amendola

Giandomenico Amendola

Until 2011, Giandomenico Amendola was a professor of Urban Sociology in the School of Architecture of the University of Florence where he headed the CityLab, Multidisciplinary Urban Research Center.  He has been a professor in the University of Bari and in the Politecnico of Bari. He has been teaching and lecturing in many outstanding universities (e.g. MIT and Columbia University). He served as a President of the Associazione Italiana di Sociologia (Italian Sociological Association).  Among his recent books on urban topics are: Giandomenico Amendola, La Città postmoderna. Magie e paure della metropoli contemporanea (Laterza, 2007); Spanish Translation: La Ciudad Postmoderna (Celeste Ediciones, 2000); Giandomenico Amendola, Culture and Neighbourhoods: perspectives and keywords (Council of Europe Publishing,1998); Giandomenico Amendola, Scenari della città prossima ventura (Laterza, 2000); Giandomenico Amendola, Anne Beamish, Dennis Frenchman, William Mitchell, Technological Imagination and the Historic City: Florence (Liguori, 2009); and Giandomenico Amendola, Il brusio delle città. Le architetture raccontano (Liguori, 2013).

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