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Bordes blandos

Author
Gehl, J.; Peñin, A.
Type of activity
Journal article
Journal
Palimpsesto
Date of publication
2017-12
Number
17
First page
14
Last page
15
DOI
https://doi.org/10.5821/palimpsesto.17.5376 Open in new window
Repository
http://hdl.handle.net/2117/113031 Open in new window
Abstract
A multitude of surveys has established that life in residential streets and other public spaces is a major attraction and a very highly valued amenity. Trends in the 1980’s point towards a growing importance of lively residential streets for formal and informal social activities. This article discusses a number of conditions for supporting this function of residential streets. The focus is primarily on the importance of creating “soft edges” by way of frontyards/ forecourts/ porches in ord...
Citation
Gehl, J; Peñín, A (trad.). Bordes blandos. "Palimpsesto", Diciembre 2017, núm. 17, p. 14-15.
Group of research
AR.I.EN - Architecture, Industry and Engineering

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