What is good Urbanism?

    Nan Ellin Affiliation


Across the globe, we are currently undergoing a paradigm shift that is fostering a felicitous turn in urban design, place-making, and community building. This “good urbanism” begins with appreciative inquiry and engages in meaningful co-creation, enabling us to envision best possibilities and rally resources to realize them. Good urbanism adds a few instruments to our planning and design toolkits that enhance the health and well-being of places and move beyond sustainability to prosperity.

Keyword : good urbanism, sustainability, prosperity, co-creation, complementary urbanism, sideways urbanism, slow, flows, local

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Ellin, N. (2013). What is good Urbanism?. Journal of Architecture and Urbanism, 36(4), 247-251.
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Jan 2, 2013
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