Cities are important. Of course, we know that. But this books shows us precisely to which extend.
With examples from all over the world, Jeb Brugmann illustrates how cities create chances, networks, and benefits. The book covers all levels, from the life in the street to city-planning. With stories of local people, you get immediately the understanding what the effect of decisions is on people’s day to day life.
Cities play a crucial role in the 21st century’s challenges. This book shows us that to improve our future, we need to improve our cities.