Research and analysis
Essay exploring collective approaches to public space in the city.
PDF, 1.22MB, 12 pages
Many of the public spaces in cities are actually privately owned. This essay looks at the practice of ‘commoning’ - creating spaces in the city owned and maintained by the local community.
The essay was commissioned as part of the Foresight future of cities project.
9 February 2016
Government Office for Science
Future of cities
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