REVIEW: A New Biography of Jane Jacobs, the Urban Visionary of Greenwich Village  Eyes on the Street: The Life of Jane Jacobs by Robert Kanigel http://www.biographicalinquiries2.com/review-a-new-biography-of-jane-jacobs-the-urban-visionary-of-greenwich-village

Eyes On The Street by Robert Kanigel, available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

Everything You Need to Know About Jane Jacobs in Illustrated Form

Everything You Need to Know About Jane Jacobs in Illustrated Form

In honor of her birthday, explore Jane Jacobs’s contributions to the city.

The woman who fought City Hall and helped bring down the most powerful man in New York (changing the direction of urban planning in America in the process)   - Jane Jacobs

The woman who fought City Hall and helped bring down the most powerful man in New York (changing the direction of urban planning in America in the process) - Jane Jacobs

Jacobin Or Jacobite? (haiku) "Jane Jacobs versus - Robert Moses was the fight - of the century" Jacobs, in 1969: an ordinary mom who set out to protect the neighborhood.

Jane Jacobs’s Street Smarts

Jacobin Or Jacobite? (haiku) "Jane Jacobs versus - Robert Moses was the fight - of the century" Jacobs, in an ordinary mom who set out to protect the neighborhood.

In a field dominated by men, Jacobs broke through with groundbreaking, decidedly female ideas about how cities should work

Jane Jacobs and the Power of Women Planners

Cities have the capability of providing something for everybody, only because, and only when, they are created by everybody. Jane Jacobs

Week Can Jane Jacobs' ideas of city living be used in today's lifestyle? Can it last with the ever increasing dependency of technology and the impact it has on our lives?

Jane Jacobs - A true original who inspired a generation with her writings and activism in support of community-based planning.

jane jacobs (the lady who saved Manhattan from ruthless city planners who wanted to cut a swath of highways through it like they did the other boroughs)

Jane Jacobs and Robert Moses star in Citizen Jane: Battle for the City documentary coming to U.S. theaters in April

World Architecture Community News - New documentary ’Citizen Jane: Battle for the City’ explores the life of urban activist Jane Jacobs

Robert Moses Vs. Jane Jacobs: The Opera

Robert Moses Vs. Jane Jacobs: The Opera

This plan of Robert Moses' Cross Manhattan Arterial Highway shows where the expressways would cause demotion and displacement effecting thousands.

Well, maybe. She’s known for championing urban diversity. But her real prescience lay in her fears about the fragility of democracy in America.

Did Jane Jacobs Predict the End of the U.S.?

Josh Cochran made this awesome illustration for this article about the prophecies of Jane Jacobs. She’s known for championing urban diversity. But her real prescience lay in her fears about the fragility of democracy in America.

Jane Jacobs and the book that inspired a revolution

Jane Jacobs had great glasses. She also liked walkable, people-centered cities. Check out a Jane Jacobs Walk near you on the first weekend of May.

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