Posts Tagged ‘Jane Jacobs’

Jane’s prescription: mixing the old with the new

Jane’s prescription: mixing the old with the new

Jane Jacobs’ famous tome, The Death and Life of Great American Cities, has long been required reading for students of urban planning, sociology, and many related fields. It’s also a fantastic read, and has remained a staple on the urbanite’s bookshelf for the fifty years since its publication in 1961 (happy birthday!). While Jacobs wrote in […]