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Volume One                                                                   Winter 1998-Spring 1999                                                               Numbers 3-4.

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     THE URBAN CHALLENGE OF SOCIALLY AND ENVIRONMENTALLY SOUND COMMUNITY RESEARCH IN

    "TROPICAL SUBURBIA"

 

     Julia R. Nevárez

     Environmental Psychology Program

     Graduate School and University Center

     City University of New York (CUNY)

     350 Manhattan Avenue, #2A

     New York, NY 10026

     Published online: December 16, 2016

 

      ABSTRACT

 

This article reflects upon the experience of the author who conducted research in Cuba in 1993 and 1994, during the "Special Period."  The joint research project involved community organiza­tions from Pogolotti District, a suburb in the City of Havana, professors and students from the Center for the Study of Tropical Architecture, and the Environmental Psychology Ph.D. Program of the City University of New York (CUNY).

 

 

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