Main Article Content
This book is written by one of the pioneers in the field of public life studies. Jan Gehl, one of the authors of this book, is a well-known Danish architect and urbanist. He is
a co-founding partner of Gehl Architects. He has taught at many universities in Denmark, Canada, US, New Zealand, Mexico, Australia, Belgium, Germany, Poland, and Norway. For more than 50 years, he has participated in and advised many urban design and public projects around the world. Birgitte Bundesen Svarre, the co-author of this book, is a member of Gehl Architects. Her work focuses on research and communication of public space and public life studies.