City: Rediscovering the Center

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Anchor Books, 1988 - Social Science - 386 pages
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The result of William Whyte's research is an extremely human, often amusing look at what goes on in our cities' streets. Illustrated.

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Apparently, it had never occurred to city planners or developers to study how well urban space designs worked until someone wondered why some were more frequently used than others. Whyte begins by ... Read full review

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Every once in a while, we need to step back from newly released books and return to those which have been around for a decade or two--if not much longer. If we’re interested in themes such as ... Read full review

Contents

Introduction I
1
The Social Life of the Street
8
Street People
25
Copyright

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