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8/31: Class Introductions, Mapping Precedents

Class introductions, background and scope of Urban Research Toolkit.

Mapping Precedents:
Dymaxion Map by Buckminster Fuller
Powers of Ten by Charles & Ray Eames
The Year Open Data Went Worldwide by Tim Berners-Lee

Readings for Next week:

An Introduction to Buckminster Fuller by Victoria Vesna
Urban Probes: Encountering our Emerging Urban Atmosphere by Eric Paulos and Tom Jenkins (on Blackboard)

URT_notes week 1