• Corpus ID: 158253388

Growing up in Cities

@inproceedings{Moore1998GrowingUI,
  title={Growing up in Cities},
  author={R. Moore and Nilda G Cosco and Karen Malone and David Driskell and Piotr Olaf Żylicz and Henrik Wilhjelm and I. Swart-Kruger},
  year={1998}
}
46 Growing Up in Cities is a broad-based international research initiative that revisits and extends a project, conceived in 1970, that examined the ways in which children use and perceive the environments that shape their lives. The original project, directed by urban designer Kevin Lynch and funded by UNESCO, involved research in four countries and resulted in Growing Up in Cities, a classic in child-environment literature for both its methods and findings. Lynch found remarkable agreement… 
What can the urban designer do for children? Normative principles of child–friendly communities for responsive third places
Abstract This study explores the idea that all public urban places should be planned and designed keeping children in mind. Children from urban places are exposed to different types of urban and
A City for All Citizens: Integrating Children and Youth from Marginalized Populations into City Planning
Socially just, intergenerational urban spaces should not only accommodate children and adolescents, but engage them as participants in the planning and design of welcoming spaces. With this goal,
Urban research and child-friendly cities: a new Australian outline
Recent public debates about Australia's children and young people have begun to acknowledge the direct impact of urban development on their health and well-being. This paper reviews a broad range of
Mapping childhood in Amsterdam. The spatial and social construction of children's domains in the city
This paper examines the spatial transformation of the city from children’s point of view. Three important daily living domains – children’s outdoor play spaces, leisure centres and caring
SEVEN REALMS OF CHILDREN'S PARTICIPATION
Children’s participation in cityplanning and design has enjoy ed increased interest among policymakers, designers, and researchers. This activitybuilds on a well-established bodyof research and
Towards child-friendly mega-delta cities in Asia. A critical literature review
  • G. Roy, Zhou Chong
  • Sociology
    Proceedings of the 56th ISOCARP World Planning Congress
  • 2020
The ‘reinstatement’ of children within the planning discourse reflects a scholarly and professional recognition of the interdependencies between urban space and critical health issues of specific
Creating Child-Friendly Living Environments in Central Cities: Vertical Living Kids
Since the origins of Rome, Beijing, and Edo (Tokyo) 2,000 years ago, children have grown up in high-density, mixed-use central cities. However, during the nineteenth century period of rapid
Children's Independent Spatial Mobility in the Urban Public Realm
This article examines children's spatial mobility in urban settings. Through data from a study of children living in contrasting urban environments, London and a lower-density new town, the article
“The future lies in our hands”: children as researchers and environmental change agents in designing a child-friendly neighbourhood
This paper reports on the Dapto dreaming project that was implemented in early 2011. Funded by Stockland, a large Australian urban developer, the project was a child-friendly research activity to
“Where We Stayed was very Bad …”: Migrant Children's Perspectives on Life in Informal Rented Accommodation in Two Southern African Cities
Most research and initiatives relating to children's experiences of urban space have focused on the physical environment. Housing policies in Third World countries have also emphasised the provision
...
...