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Urbanism: A Catalyst for Wellbeing

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In what some have defined as the Third Era of Health, we must radically rethink our approach to sustaining our healthcare system. This is particularly acute given that...

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Great Books for Architects, Urbanists & Engineers

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...books on architecture, landscape architecture, engineering or urbanism, TH!NK by IBI has you compiled the meta-list for you! In the architectural realm, the Deutsches Architekturmuseum (DAM) held its 8th annual...

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Self-Driving Cars: All that Glitters is not Gold

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...urbanism. Parking and Traffic There are certainly benefits derived from freeing up highly valuable developable land in our downtowns by removing or transforming parking structures, and the proposal to utilize...

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2015’s Top Planning Trends

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...of trends, rather than aggregated data, as in 2014. Could this be a trend towards re-balancing qualitative and quantitative analysis in urbanism? What would you include on this list?...

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Clever Cities! Innovation as a Leader in Urban Transformation

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...dynamics – increased urbanisation and centralised populations – and changing approaches to urbanism – through focus on live-work, mixed uses and increased desegregation of industries – has led to the...

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Ecology, Design Patterns & the Self-Building City

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...Jacobs championed, driving up costs and limiting fine grain development. He proposes the re-application of Christopher Alexander’s design language to urbanism. The article critiques large developers but, ironically, this strategy...

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How Winter Holidays Activate Public Space

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While it’s often cold and snowy, or grey and dreary, across the Northern Hemisphere during the holiday season, inclement weather doesn’t prevent a huge increase in public space...

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Creating Sticky Streets

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...our existing spaces, and redesigns can also play a role. Whether it’s a change in city guidelines or the use of tactical urbanism, there’s a lot of low hanging fruit...

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The Sustainable Urban Future of Nordic Cities

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In a Nordic context, contemporary cities are characterized by their commitment to accessible greenery and water, health, wellbeing and the environment. This has been reflected in a strong...

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Everything is Connected to Everything Else

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...Best known for exuding the benefits of walkable, human-scale neighbourhoods, her introduction of the “web way of thinking” to urbanism is an under-appreciated contribution. Planetizen emphasizes this in a list...

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