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Published on Aug 1, 2016
Too much of what passes for urban planning forgets that neighborhoods grow and live organically. The separation of people from their commercial needs prevents the idea of community and discourages a naturally developing city. Watch Macat’s short video for a great introduction to Jane Jacobs’s The Death and Life of Great American Cities, one of the most important sociology books ever written.
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