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Jane Jacobs

Today, we take for granted the wisdom of renovating old factory buildings into malls or condos, of making once decaying waterfronts like Baltimore's and New York's into vibrant public spaces, of prote

ISBN10 : 0813537924 , ISBN13 : 9780813537924

Page Number : 231

Naked City

As cities have gentrified, educated urbanites have come to prize what they regard as "authentic" urban life: aging buildings, art galleries, small boutiques, upscale food markets, neighborhood old-tim

ISBN10 : 9780199845460 , ISBN13 : 0199845468

Page Number : 312

Healthy Cities

Modern cities can be designed to constitute a more supportive environment for a great many activities, provide a more livable habitat, and reduce the burden imposed on the biosphere. They can be made

ISBN10 : 9780810840348 , ISBN13 : 0810840340

Page Number : 217

Building Art

Building/Art discusses changing ideas about the nature and function of the city as an essential cultural network, one that each of its inhabitants participates in, whether consciously or unconsciously

ISBN10 : 1552381056 , ISBN13 : 9781552381052

Page Number : 168