On this page:
- Allan Jacobs: Allan B. Jacobs is an urban designer, renowned for his publications and research on urban design. His well-known paper "Towards an Urban Design Manifesto", written with Donald Appleyard, describes how cities should be laid out.
- also known as Allan B. Jacobs
- born on (87 years ago)
- nationality: United States of America
- Marriage with Elizabeth Macdonald
- written works: "Making city planning work", "Grandes calles"
- award: - Guggenheim Fellowship for Humanities, US & Canada (Architecture, Planning, & Design)
- Allan Jacobs is a film editor.
- profession: Film editor
Printed encyclopedias and other books with definitions for Allan Jacobs
Click on a title to look inside that book (if available):
The City at Eye Level (2014)
Lessons for Street Plinths by Meredith Glaser, Mattijs Van 't Hoff, Hans Karssenberg, Jeroen Laven, Jan Van Teeffelen
Jan Gehl, Life Between Buildings: Using Public Space allanjacobs Allan Jacobs is an American urban planner and professor.
by Andrew T. Carswell
Allan Jacobs and Donald Appleyard, for example, wrote a widely cited 1987 manifesto in which they argued that “an urban fabric for an urban life” (p. 1) required the integration of activities, an emphasis on public place, and diversity. To these ...
Online dictionaries and encyclopedias with entries for Allan Jacobs
Click on a label to prioritize search results according to that topic:
Photo about Allan Jacobs
Photo credit: Greenbelt Alliance
Share this page
Go to the wordplay of Allan Jacobs for some fun with words!