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Ideas for our Project

The first reading discusses the importance of children/s help in the placemaking process, For our project we should ask kids what they want to see and why. Maybe we can even talk about places that they already enjoy going to, … Continue reading

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Streets verse Parks

Before reading the article I did not understand why parks were not considered as good as playing on the street, but now I do. I guess I  considered the idea that because parks are made for kids they are considered … Continue reading

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Journal 2-

Jacobs focuses on place, specificity- place knowledge based on local experiences and the process of placemaking, which is “human interaction with and appropriation of a specific environment.” Overall people define, construct and control the quality of their own environment.We need … Continue reading

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Borgo Bello by Sydney C.

Exploring Borgo Bello was a great way for me to understand how Perugia has many differing and unique neighborhoods within a very close vicinity. Borgo Bello was different than anything I had experienced in Perugia. In the center, where I … Continue reading

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