Title: People Places: Guidelines for Open Space

Author: Clare Cooper Marcus and Carolyn Francis, eds.

Date: 1998

Publisher: Van Nostrand Reinhold



Marcus, Clare Cooper, & Francis, Carolyn. (1998). People Places: Design Guidelines for Urban Open Space. 2nd ed. New York: Van Nostrand Reinhold.


Pages from Urban Plazas checklist (pp. 80-84)

Description: This is a book on urban open space design. The checklists at the end of each chapter are generally compatible with neighborhood structure.

Assessment: An edited version of the checklists could be useful as appendicies if incorporated into a code. Material is well-researched and well explained.