|The picture above is of Union Square in Islington. It shows newly built social housing. As part of a redevelopment of Packington Estate, these houses, in sympathy with the rest of the square, replace the 1960s ugly slab blocks.|
Tuesday, January 8, 2013
Chicken, or egg?
"Social Justice" comes to Islington (London)
Socially, the experiment may help determine whether architecture has an
effect, for good or ill, upon social pathology. Will people, given
elegant houses, behave more elegantly?