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About meesha2294

God grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change; courage to change the things I can; and wisdom to know the difference.

“Street Smarts” by Shameesha P.

The design of city streets play a vital role in child development, as exemplified in the reading. Children learn how to adapt to different environments, develop social and comprehension skills, and learn to work with each other. The streets allow … Continue reading

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Street Balance by Shameesha P.

Mark Francis’ reading, “The Making of Democratic Streets” served a great purpose in understanding the importance of city streets. He used the term “democratic streets” to explain the value of community. In his words, these streets “have meaning for people, … Continue reading

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Catered to the People by Shameesha P.

Jane Jacobs have written several pieces of work to help guide developers and planners in creating a great space and place for the community. The writer’s for this weeks reading have opened my eyes to change and relationships. It is … Continue reading

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Be-viewful by Shameesha Pryor

It was a nice evening in Perugia last week as the class and I walked around Borgo Bello, exploring the dark, the bright, the good, and the not so good aspect of such a small community. We met the President … Continue reading

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