How did planners design Soviet cities?

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


– 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



Produced by Dave Amos in sunny Sacramento, California.
Edited by Eric Schneider in cloudy Cleveland, Ohio.


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