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He is the founding director of the New York Institute for the Humanities.
Re-Imagining Public Space pp Cite as. N ew public spaces are commonplace in urban redevelopment schemes in the affluent world. In Britain, their provision was encouraged by the Urban Task Force led by architect Richard Rogers in as a means to create civic awareness and social cohesion. For architects, such sites may echo iconic public spaces such as the Campo in Siena or the agora of classical Athens; but those historical sites were not places for democratic exchanges in a modern sense. The underlying point, however, is that democracy takes place rather than requires a specific or specifically designed site. Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.
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Sennett, Richard, FLESH AND STONE
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They were members of the Communist Party although it seems likely that his mother left the party after the Hitler-Stalin pact. Interestingly, both his maternal and paternal grandparents had mixed marriages of Russian Orthodox and Russian Jewish partners. After the Revolution, they fled St Petersburg for Canada — where his paternal grandparents stayed for a while. His maternal grandparents went to Chicago where his grandfather — who was a mathematician — went to work for the General Electric Corporation. Around seven months after Richard was born, his father returned to Spain and stayed on there, after hostilities ceased. Sennett was brought up by his mother, Dorothy.
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