[a]FA is a "laboratory" in which spatial, infrastructure, ecological and cultural phenomena of the Sub-Saharan region are investigated. The projects are presented in their respective contexts and are embedded in contemporary discourses - well-known experts take a stand.
20/20 Visions is an inspiring and visually stimulating introduction to the practice of participatory planning, featuring a set of 20 international case studies that illustrate the effectiveness of engaging communities and stakeholders in the participative design process
At the heart of Geoff Manaugh's A Burglar's Guide to the City is an unexpected and thrilling insight: the city as seen through the eyes of robbers. From experts on both sides of the law, readers learn to understand the city as an arena of possible tunnels and picked locks and architecture itself as an obstacle to be outwitted and second-guessed.