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Simulacra

  • By: Nezar AlSayyad & Ipek Türeli
  • In: Encyclopedia of Urban Studies
  • Edited by: Ray Hutchison
  • Subject:Urban Planning, Urban Sociology, Urban Studies

The word simulacra, or simulacrum in the singular, is often associated with the idea of the “fake.” To simulate means to feign or to pretend; simulation refers to the ...

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