Space and the CITY

Annika M. Hinze, Ph.D.

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Adding Space by Moving Up Instead of Out

1 October, 2011 (19:19) | from other publications | By: annika

This article, from the Atlantic earlier this year, discusses the merits and challenges of skyscrapers. “Besides making cities more affordable and architecturally interesting, tall buildings are greener than sprawl, and they foster social capital and creativity. Yet some urban planners and preservationists seem to have a misplaced fear of heights that yields damaging restrictions on […]