Good city building is not created by complex statistics, functional problem solving, or any particular decision-making process. Successful cities instead come from people advocating easily understood human values and principles that take into account the sensory, tactile, and sustainable qualities of environment and design in relation to what is the best of human endeavor. From the introduction to City Building Cities are often viewed as the least-healthy environments for humans because they are centers of pollution, ...

City Building: Nine Planning Principles for the Twenty-First Century 2010, Princeton Architectural Press, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9781568988818

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