Role: Concept and Design
Client: Oxford University Press
Brief: Book cover design for J. John Palen's The Urban World, Third Edition. Long the leading text in urban sociology, The Urban World continues to provide a comprehensive, balanced, up-to-date, cross-cultural look at cities and suburbs around the world. Offering a 21st century view of the changing urban scene, the text covers evolving urban patterns and the changing nature of urban life. J. John Palen is one of America’s leading urban sociologists. Top: final cover, followed by alternative choices presented.