GLOBAL DEVELOPMENT STUDIES
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Volume One Winter 1998-Spring 1999 Numbers 3-4.
THE URBAN CHALLENGE OF SOCIALLY AND ENVIRONMENTALLY SOUND COMMUNITY RESEARCH IN
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
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).