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Jane's Legacy: Works for informed urbanism

Jane Jacobs (1916-2016) was a tireless urban activist who championed community-oriented neighborhoods long before talks about gentrification were in vogue, especially in New York. Have a gander at some of these works to see where we're at with this spirit today.

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Beyond Zuccotti Park

edited by Ron Shiffman ... [et al.]. |

Bird on fire

Andrew Ross. |

Global cities, local streets

[edited by] Sharon Zukin, Philip Kasinitz, and Xiangming Chen. |

Happy city

Charles Montgomery. |

Why we build

Rowan Moore. |

Straphanger

Taras Grescoe. |