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By Kenneth Kolson

Big Plans: The attract and Folly of city layout springs from the concept human aspirations for town are likely to overstate the position of rationality in public lifestyles. encouraged by way of the architectural and concrete feedback of such writers as Lewis Mumford, Jane Jacobs, and John Brinckerhoff Jackson, Kolson adopts a user's standpoint on problems with city layout, an procedure that highlights either the futility of social engineering and the resilience of the human spirit.

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