New. The author of this study argues that the vitality of cities lies in their diversity, architectural variety, teeming street life and human scale. It is only when we appreciate such realities that we can hope to create cities that are safe, interesting and economically viable. Num Pages: 480 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: AMVD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 232 x 154 x 34. Weight in Grams: 628. 2000. New Ed. Paperback.....
New. In this classic text, Jane Jacobs set out to produce an attack on current city planning and rebuilding and to introduce new principles by which these should be governed. The result is one of the most stimulating books on cities ever written. Throughout the post-war period, planners temperamentally u.
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