Spatializing Justice. Building Blocks

30.90 CHF


COD: 9783775752206 Categorie: ,


Codice: 9783775752206
Titolo: Spatializing Justice. Building Blocks
Autore: Cruz Teddy, Forman Fonna
Editore: Hatje Cantz Verlag
Anno: 2022
Argomento: architettura
Categoria: LIBRO
Sotto-categoria: Arte e spettacolo

Informazioni aggiuntive


Spatializing Justice calls for architects and urban designers to do more than design buildings and physical systems. Architects should take a position against inequality and practice accordingly. With these thirty short, manifesto-like texts-building blocks for a new kind of architecture-Spatializing Justice offers a practical handbook for confronting social and economic inequality and uneven urban growth in architectural and planning practice, urging practitioners to adopt approaches that range from redefining infrastructure to retrofitting McMansions. These building blocks call for expanded modes of practice, through which architects can imagine new spatial procedures, political and economic strategies, and modalities of sociability. Challenging existing exclusionary policies can advance a more experimental architecture not bound by formal parameters. Architects must think of themselves as designers not only of things but of civic processes, complicate the ideas of ownership and prop