The Urbanist

Density and distance

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1 October 2020

Episode 470

30 minutes


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Can density still be done right? We assess how big a threat the global pandemic is to the very idea of the city.

1 October 2020

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Chapter 1

9 minutes


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Chapter 1

The dreaded D-word

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How dangerous is density? Cécile Maisonneuve from think-tank La Fabrique de la Cité joins us to discuss.

9 minutes

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Chapter 2

12 minutes


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Chapter 2

The Nordic view

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Jesper Nygård from architecture and planning organisation Realdania joins us to look at how Copenhagen is encouraging safer city living by enhancing its urban spaces.

12 minutes

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