Recommended Reading

Smart Cities: Big Data, Civic Hackers and the Quest for a New Utopia, by Anthony Townsend

Walkable City: How Downtown Can Save America, One Step at a Time, Jeff Speck

NPR highlights five books about the urban experience

Aerotropolis: The Way We’ll Live Next, by John D. Kasarda and Greg Lindsay

The Great Inversion and the Future of the American City, by Alan Ehrenhalt

Carbon Zero: Imagining Cities That Can Save the Planet, by Alex Steffen

A Country of Cities: A Manifesto for an Urban America, by Vishaan Chakrabarti

High Line: Inside Story of New York’s Park in the Sky, by Joshua David and Robert Hammond

Smart Cities: Are Futuristic Metropolises Good Investments? CQ Researcher

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