Are Cities Good for You?
Wednesday, July 17, 2013
Cities can deliver a better life and a better future world, argues Leo Hollis. In Cities Are Good for You: The Genius of the Metropolis, he asks: Where do cities come from? Can we build a city from scratch? Does living in the city make you happier or fitter? Is the metropolis of the future female? What is the relationship between cities and creativity? And are slums really all that bad?