Urban vibrations: promoting social awareness by eliminating housing homogeneity
Aniebonam, Duben Sarah
Savannah, Ga. : Savannah College of Art and Design
Thesis (M.Arch.) -- Architecture
Savannah College of Art and Design -- Department of Architecture
Includes bibliographical references (p 139).
This thesis focuses on the issue of socio-economic inequality within the housing infrastructures of urban environments. Addressing the problem of homogeneous communities and how they contribute to social ignorance which may result in increased crime. The aim of this thesis is to propose a new type of urban housing that includes a mix of social groups working towards a common goal to establish safer and more sustainable communities and knit together the tear in the urban fabric.
Keywords: urban, social, networking, sustainability, individualism, opportunity, multi-income
CHAIR: Ronaszegi, Arpad
El Nahas, Mohamad
PDF : 139 p. : ill. (chiefly col.)
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