Just how bad are “best practices” when it comes to the streets and sidewalks of our cities?
When it comes to city streets it is truly weird what we seem to be placidly willing to accept as “normal”.
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About the artist:
Karl Jilg is an illustrator and graphic designer, working in the publishing industry since 1961. He started his own company in 1980 in Norrkoping Sweden. His work: Teaching materials, magazine, advertising, information, cartoon and Christmas cards, etc. Karl is a member of the Swedish cartoonist association. His webpage in Swedish and English is at http://www.jilg.com/ He can be contacted by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or +46 070/510 96 57.
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About the editor:
9, rue Gabillot, 69003 Lyon France
Bio: Britton is an American political scientist and sustainability activist who has lived and worked in Paris since 1969. Professor of Sustainable Development, Economy and Democracy at the Institut Supérieur de Gestion (Paris), he is also MD of EcoPlan Association, an independent advisory network providing strategic counsel for government and business on policy and decision issues involving complex systems, social-technical change and sustainable development. Founding editor of World Streets, his latest book, "BETTER CHOICES: Bringing Sustainable Transport to Your City" focuses on the subject of environment, equity, economy and efficiency in city transport and public space, and helping governments to ask the right questions. A pre-publication edition of Better Choices is currently undergoing an international peer review during Sept.- Oct. 2017, with the goal of publication in English and Chinese editions by end-year. If you wish to participate drop a line to BetterChoices@ecoplan.org .