• Vítor OliveiraEmail author
Part of the The Urban Book Series book series (UBS)


The ninth chapter presents the main conclusion of the book, somehow bringing together the different synthesis presented in each of the previous chapters, and reflecting on the produced work as a whole. This chapter includes the identification of a number of lines for future research within the science of urban form.


Cities Urban form Urban morphology 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Faculdade de EngenhariaUniversidade do PortoPortoPortugal
  2. 2.Departamento de ArquitecturaUniversidade Lusófona do PortoPortoPortugal

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