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Genius of Common Sense: Jane Jacobs and the Story of the Death and Life of Great American Cities

Genius of Common Sense: Jane Jacobs and the Story of the Death and Life of Great American Cities

Current price: $15.95
Publication Date: August 31st, 2012
Publisher:
David R. Godine Publisher
ISBN:
9781567924565
Pages:
127
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Description

In 1961, Jane Jacobs' book The Death and Life of Great American Cities, revolutionized the fields of city planning and city architecture. Jacobs perceived that the new structures being built to replace the aging housing of older cities were often far worse. This book reveals how Jacobs changed the way the world thought forever.