Una ciudad flexible de extraños

Translated title of the contribution: A flexible city of strangers

Richard Sennett

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    Cities, even though they tend to lose their charm as they become transformed into standardized and impersonal spaces, maintain their ability to attract individuals. Individuals are passing through and companies are not anchored to the city nor do they assume responsibility for it. Cohabitation becomes a sort of truce based on mutual indifference.

    Translated title of the contributionA flexible city of strangers
    Original languageSpanish
    Pages (from-to)19-23
    Number of pages5
    Issue number66
    StatePublished - Aug 2007


    • Industrial production
    • Labor flexibility
    • New capitalism
    • Standardized spaces
    • Urban sociology

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Conservation
    • Architecture
    • Visual Arts and Performing Arts


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