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Counterpoint: designing inequality?

Burdett, Ricky (2016) Counterpoint: designing inequality? Architectural Design, 86 (3). pp. 136-141. ISSN 1554-2769

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Identification Number: 10.1002/ad.2056


How much is the design profession to blame for the stark inequality of Brazilian cities and other global metropolises? Ricky Burdett, Professor of Urban Studies at the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE), and Director of its Cities and the Urban Age Programme, questions the ability of designers to often fully ‘grasp the social and environmental implications of the spatial decisions they take’.

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Additional Information: © 2016 John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HM Sociology
H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
Sets: Departments > Sociology
Research centres and groups > LSE Cities (Cities Programme)
Date Deposited: 16 May 2016 13:58
Last Modified: 19 Sep 2017 10:11

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