Watch This Space: Designing, Defending and Sharing Public Spaces
This unique and timely book introduces youth to what public space is, why it is important and how best to use it. It also underscores the need to create, preserve and protect public space. Readers will learn what makes successful public spaces work, the ins and outs of sharing and designing them, the issues surrounding teenagers in public spaces and much more.
Watch This Space answers the question, Why is public space important? It's important because this space belongs to all of us.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - KarenBall - LibraryThing
"What is public space, exactly? It is a place that anyone may enter freely -- young or old, rich or poor. Public spaces belong to everyone and no one in particular."This is an amazing book -- it ... Read full review
WATCH THIS SPACE: Designing, Defending and Sharing Public SpacesUser Review - Kirkus
Dyer believes that kids have an important stake in how public space is used because they do not have their own truly private spaces. She tackles her broad subject by examining various subtopics in a ... Read full review