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Month: October, 2015

Saskia Sassen: “The city is supposedly a space for people. Today you get the impression, it’s a space for buildings.”

by jiookrednav

This is what she explains in a short video-interview on the website of Die Zeit.

In response to the previous article on our blog, an alternative view on cities and urban development in general. :-)

How to build a city from scratch

by gailiute

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There is an interesting article about new cities being built around the world.

A) I didn’t know there were so many;

B) what the hell are they thinking?

http://www.theguardian.com/cities/2015/jun/30/how-build-city-step-by-step-diy-guide

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