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In defence of density

Angel, Shlomo, Lamson-Hall, Patrick, Harman, Oliver and Wani, Shahrukh (2020) In defence of density. International Growth Centre Blog (03 Jul 2020). Blog Entry.

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Abstract

At their core, cities are absences of space between people. You can call it density, closeness, or proximity; it is the opposite of distance. The on-going COVID-19 pandemic has brought this core feature of cities under question. But this criticism paints with a broad brush: what matters are the type of density and the way it is managed.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
Official URL: https://www.theigc.org/blog/
Additional Information: © 2020 The Authors
Divisions: International Growth Centre
Subjects: R Medicine > RA Public aspects of medicine > RA0421 Public health. Hygiene. Preventive Medicine
H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare. Criminology
H Social Sciences > HT Communities. Classes. Races
Date Deposited: 08 Jul 2020 07:24
Last Modified: 15 Jun 2021 23:27
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/105563

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