How did planners design Soviet cities?



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A. This video is a synthesis of the following sources:

-https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Ganna_Andrianova/publication/276279685_ARCHITECTURE_OF_SOVIET_HOUSING_AND_MAIN_SOVIET_URBAN_PLANNING_CONCEPTS/links/55557ae308ae6fd2d821cfa9.pdf

– Pille Metspalu & Daniel B. Hess (2018) Revisiting the role of architects in planning large-scale housing in the USSR: the birth of socialist residential districts in Tallinn, Estonia, 1957–1979, Planning Perspectives, 33:3, 335-361, DOI: 10.1080/02665433.2017.1348974

– https://www.citylab.com/equity/2017/03/the-disappearing-mass-housing-of-the-soviet-union/518868/

– https://www.rbth.com/longreads/khrushchyovki/

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