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26 Apr 2006
Canada
Jane Jacobs was a writer, intellectual, analyst, ethicist and moral thinker, activist, self-made economist, and a fearless critic of inflexible authority.She wrote "The Death and Life of Great American Cities"

From Wikipedia
Jane Jacobs Interviewed by Jim Kunstler
From treehugger

(Correction; jane jacobs did not curate the show "culture in action" as was previously stated, this was Mary Jane Jacob who is very much alive! apologies)

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by Corinne Matesich

Browsing the contents of a new acquaintance's bookshelves is a common impulse. I do it all the time, sizing pe...
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nolvadex

The project intersects with recent public debate in Copenhagen about air pollution in the city. In collaboration with Senior Scientist Jørgen Brandt from The National Environmental Research Institute in Denmark a first prototype is developed for making an indicator that can be placed in the city and display local levels of pollution as well as pollution forecasts on individual streets. The project holds an open source script for displaying data from the Internet in a variety of forms.
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Interview with Fritz Haeg by Nato Thompson

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