Cities for People

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Language:Chinese.Hardcover. Pub Date: 2010 09 Pages: 288 Publisher: Island Press for more than Forty years Jan Gehl has helped to transform urban environments around the world based on his Research into the ways people actually USE-or could use-the Spaces where they live and work. In this revolutionary book. Gehl presents his latest work creating (or recreating) cityscapes on a human scale. He clearly explains the methods and tools he uses to reconfigure unworkable cityscapes into the landscapes he believes they should be: cities for people. Taking into account changing demographics and changing lifestyles. Gehl emphasizes four human issues that he sees as essential to successful city planning. He explains how to develop cities that are Lively. Safe. Sustainable. and Healthy. Focusing on these issues leads Gehl to think of even the largest city on a very small scale. For Geh…



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