Urban Open Spaces

Synopsis

There is enormous interest in urban design and the regeneration of our urban areas, but current thinking often concentrates on the built form, forgetting the important role that open spaces play. "Urban Open Spaces brings together extensive research and practical experience to prove the opportunities and benefits of different types of open space to society and individuals. This is the first book to bring together a variety of evidence from different disciplines to outline the benefits and opportunities of urban open spaces in an practitioners, this book will be of value for anyone interested in the design, development, regeneration, funding and use of open spaces in urban areas.

Additional information

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Publisher: Place of publication:
  • New York
Publication year:
  • 2003