Space and the CITY

Annika M. Hinze, Ph.D.

Archive for tag: historic preservation

Time to go beyond aesthetics?

24 October, 2011 (19:55) | personal essays | By: annika

In her book, the Death and Life of Great American Cities, Jane Jacobs confronted an issue of her time: Urban Renewal – “creative destruction” – the idea that the new is better than the old and that therefore the old occasionally has to be destroyed in order to make space for the new. Jane Jacobs […]