Lo sguardo acquietato dell'urbanista sull'architettura dell'abitare - Is it possible to investigate urban policies and projects through a close observation of the places they produce? In Torino as in Milano, to research on new urban development projects as well as on the transformation of the existing urban fabric, allows an overview on how public action shapes and guides processes of spatial and social organization in the contemporary urban space. And the organization of urban space is a ground on which the conditions of citizenship are drawn and in which to investigate the relations with social and political organization.
Keywords: urban development projects, public action.
Parole chiave: progetti urbanistici, azione pubblica.