FIC has been gifted a limited-time incentive grant! Sign-up for $5/month and we receive 20x as much! Donate here.

Garden City movement

Knowledgebase > Garden City movement

Garden City movement

From ICWiki

Garden City movement

The english “Garden City” movement was started by Ebenezer Howard in 1898. Garden cities were to be planned, self-contained, “human scale” sub-urban communities of limited size, surrounded by green belts, containing carefully balanced areas of residences, industry and agriculture. Similar ideas were put forward by Peter Kropotkin in his book, “Fields, factories and workshops“. Garden cities can be seen as the forerunners to modern planned ecological settlements such as ecovillages. The planning ideas of Permaculture take these ideas even further.

See also

External Link.

Wikipedia: Garden_city_movement

Stub Alert!
This article is a stub, requiring further development...
Even stubs should include some content on the article topic.
You're invited to help develop this page's content.

Let's make the communities movement thrive!

You can help more people discover intentional communities by signing up as a monthly donor. For every new monthly donor (even as little as $5 per month), we will receive an additional $100 thanks to the Fund for Democratic Communities! 

Your donation gives belonging and hope for the future.