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Good Urbanism free pdf We all have a natural nesting instinct - we know what makes a good place. And a consensus has developed among urban planners and designers about the essential components of healthy, prosperous communities. So why aren't these ideals being put into practice? In "Good Urbanism", Ellin identifies the obstacles to creating thriving environments, and presents a six-step process to overcome them: prospect, polish, propose, prototype, promote, present. Ellin illustrates the process with ten exemplary projects, from Envision Utah to Open Space Seattle. For planners, urban designers, community developers, and students of these fields, Ellin's innovative approach offers an inspired, yet concrete path to building good places.

About Nan Ellin

Nan Ellin is Chair of the Department of City and Metropolitan Planning at the University of Utah and author of Integral Urbanism.

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Author : Nan Ellin
Publisher : Island Press
Data Published : 20 November 2012
ISBN : 1610913744
EAN : 9781610913744
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 224 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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