miércoles, 29 de diciembre de 2010
NEW CAPITALISM, NEW ISOLATION, A flexible city of strangers
by Richard Sennett
Once people used to come to the city in search of anonymity, diversity and the freedom to meet others. Cities were also places of collective struggle and solidarity. Now, just as the workplace is affected by a new system of flexible working, so the city, too, risks losing its charm as businesses and architecture become standardised and impersonal.