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Negociaciones, permanencia y construcción cotidiana en villas (Villas La Lonja, Cildáñez y Castañares, Buenos Aires, 1958-1967)
(Urbana: Revista do Centro Interdisciplinar de Estudos sobre a Cidade, Universidade Estadual de Campinas, 2017-09-27)
This article offers a study of three Buenos Aires shantytowns – La Lonja, Villa Cildáñez and Villa Castañares – in historical perspective in order to analyze processes of spatial transformation in urban informal spaces ...
Utopian Visions for Buenos Aires Shantytowns: Collective Imaginaries of Housing Rights, Upgrading and Eviction (1956-2013)
(John Wiley & Sons, 2017-09-25)
This article explores three utopian visions which have shaped past and present experiences within Buenos Aires shantytowns: those of upgraded shantytowns, of universal housing, and of a city where shantytowns have been ...
The Plan de Emergencia (1956): Housing Shortage in Buenos Aires Then and Now
(Department of Architectrure, University of Cambridge, 2012)
This article examines the first urban plan in Argentina to address informal settlements. It will be argued that this plan served as a template for later proposals and encouraged a particular approach towards the informal ...
Shantytowns, Housing and State Order: The Plan de Emergencia in 1950s Argentina
(Taylor and Francis, 2020-03-26)
In September 1955 in Argentina a coup d’état backed by a heterogeneous coalition of military and civil actors overthrew the elected government of Juan Domingo Perón and set out to profoundly alter most of his policies. One ...