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A personal space at the far end of the territory in which humans operate

public distance

Psychology A space at the far end of the territory in which social humans operate. See Proxemics. Cf Intimate distance, Personal distance, Social distance.
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In five cities of Yakutia on March 18 will pass a rating vote for the best public spaces.
With its new platform, Public SPACE, the company is expanding its presence in the building, further honing an environment that fuses amenitized, technology-driven workspaces with a setting that is both affordable and easily accessible from public transportation.
Each of these examples offers an excellent example of mediated participation, but left me questioning McQuire's conception of public space because many of these installations were in art galleries.
We should either dedicate resources to address this ubiquitous poverty, or accept sharing public space with those who have no other home.
Defects such as nostalgia, horror vacui, cultural misunderstanding of abstract language, lack of dialogue between urban art and public space, or urban fetishism, are common problems that evidence that poor quality.
This model of learning in public space uses a range of forms of knowing, such as discussion, documentation, research, interview and being there.
A city without public space is a city without a soul," Nahnoo director Mohammad Ayoub said.
Is there a distinctive politics of public space at work in these protests, and if so, how does it differ from that of the public sphere?
Research studies emphasize that a public space is a reflection of cultural values and an exercise for reunion of different racial and tribal groups in urban space.
The means and the end are inseparable: as we are witnessing today throughout the near east, a public space in a society that is not (yet, at least) democratic will not remain open for vibrant democratic discussion long.
In the present article, a public space is considered to be any open space accessible to all categories of users fostering communication and social interaction.
Redefining public space in Hanoi; places, practices and meaning.

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