SG Jacobs 7-8, 12(1)

SG Jacobs 7-8, 12(1) - 6. What is wrong with the main...

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Study Guide: Jacobs, The Death and Life of Great American Cities ch. 7-8, 12 1. What kind of manufacturers would simply not exist were it not for cities? 2. What is her reason for the fact that big offices have never left urban areas? 3. What are her four conditions for generating urban diversity? 4. What is the main cause of the lack of diversity and vitality in that downtown tip of Manhattan? 5. What are some of her suggestions for revitalizing this area?
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Unformatted text preview: 6. What is wrong with the main building of the Philadelphia public library (located on the Parkway, around 20 th st.)? 7. According to the Raskin quotation what is it that produces monotony despite efforts to diverse forms? 8. What makes 5 th Ave. in New York an example of effective diversity? 9. How does she propose to ameliorate the problem of the category of things that include gas depots and gigantic outdoor advertising?...
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