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Building Brazil!  The Proactive Urban Renewal of Informal Settlements

Building Brazil! The Proactive Urban Renewal of Informal Settlements

Building Brazil! The Proactive Urban Renewal of Informal Settlements

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Angelil, Marc and Rainer Hehl Building Brazil! The Proactive Urban Renewal of Informal Settlements

Ruby Press

2011

Book ID: 91738

As cities strain under a growing population and demand fro resources, Brazil will provide a test case for how politicians, architects ,and urban planners can work together with local stakeholders to improve living conditions in informal settlements without upsetting their social structures. Against the backdrop of recent and exemplary developments in Brazil public policy and slum upgrading practices, Building Brazil! pouts forth a proactive approach to the favela that opens up the existing urban fabric to architectural an urban interventions.

140 pp 464pp Cl.