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Title Design with the other 90% : cities / [Cynthia E. Smith ... [and others]]
Edition First edition
Published New York : Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum, 2011


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Description 234 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), plans (some color) ; 28 cm
Contents Designing inclusive cities / Cynthia E. Smith -- Shack/Slum Dwellers International: interview with / Sheela Patel and Jockin Arputham -- Building new worlds: design and the second urban transition / Edgar Pieterse -- Urbanism manual: interview with / Gabriela Sorda -- Trusting that people can do it / Somsook Boonyabancha -- Ushahidi: interview with / Juliana Rotich -- Dirty work: landscape and infrastructure in nonformal cities / Christian Werthmann -- Abalimi Bezekhaya: interview with / Christina Kaba and Robert Small -- Digital drum: interview with / Sharad Sapra
Summary Through essays, interviews, and profiles of 60 examples of community-led design, this second book in an ongoing series examines the issues arising from unprecedented urban growth, primarily in the informal settlements of emerging and developing economies, as well as efforts in urban planning, sustainable design, affordable housing, entrepreneurship, nonformal education, communication, food, security, water and sanitation, and public health in these communities
Notes "Published on the occasion of the exhibition ... organized by Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum, Smithsonian Institution, and presented at the United Nations, October 15, 2011-January 9, 2012."--Colophon
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 224-225) and index
Subject Industrial design -- Developing countries -- Exhibitions.
Industrial design -- Social aspects -- Exhibitions.
Industrial design -- Environmental aspects -- Exhibitions.
Community development, Urban -- Developing countries -- Exhibitions.
Urban beautification -- Developing countries -- Exhibitions.
City planning -- Developing countries -- Exhibitions.
Housing -- Developing countries -- Exhibitions.
Genre/Form Exhibition catalogs.
Author Smith, Cynthia E.
Cooper-Hewitt Museum.
United Nations.
ISBN 9780910503839 (paperback)
0910503834 (paperback)
Other Titles Design with the other 90 percent : cities
Design with the other ninety percent : cities