DOI: 10.17265/2159-5542/2020.06.004
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Vanessa Sofia Norberto

Abstract: Over time, urban centers begin to show signs of vulnerability and to lose their identity. These centers, often referred to as "devitalized" or "lost" urban centers, require urgent urban revitalization programs. Until today, most urban intervention actions were based on physical principles, which caused the disappearance of important dynamics of vitality and give rise to the concepts of urban renewal, rehabilitation, and requalification. These concepts create a utopian idea about the city. This article intends …

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