Spaces by People: An Urban Design Approach to Everyday Life
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The creative and transformative interaction between people and urban space is one of the foremost features of history. Along this path, urban design and designers necessarily take the responsibility to anticipate preferable living environments for the general public. However, within an urban context that is initially shaped by making-by-designing processes, people (re)transform their living environments by altering the premeditated built environment. This interaction exhibits concrete yet subtle examples of...
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Citation Formats
D. Cihanger Medeıros Rıbeıro, “SPACES BY PEOPLE: CONCEPTUALIZING SPATIAL DIALECTICS FROM AN URBAN DESIGN PERSPECTIVE,” presented at the AESOP CONFERENCE, 2017, Accessed: 00, 2021. [Online]. Available: