Rethinking the Quality of Urban Environments: Book Review of ‘good Urbanism: Six Steps to Creating Prosperous Places’ by Nan Ellin
Type
journal article
Year
2016

Professional and academic advancement regarding the special link we have with our spaces and its effects on our wellbeing has been a journey of advocacy and knowledge over past decades. The book 'Good Urbanism: Six steps to creating Prosperous places' by Nan Ellin not only sits in this cadre, but expands the debate by addressing head-on, the issue of people-place-prosperity.

Keywords: 

prosperity; sustainability; people; cities

Citation
Abubakar, Aisha. "Rethinking the Quality of Urban Environments: book review of ‘Good Urbanism: six steps to creating prosperous places' by Nan Ellin." International Journal of Architectural Research: ArchNet-IJAR [Online] 10, no 2. (29 July 2016): 230-233. http://www.archnet-ijar.net/index.php/IJAR/article/view/1067.
Parent Publications
Copyright
Aisha Abubakar
Language
English
Keywords
books
sustainable development
sustainable architecture
cities
colonialism