What are the moral and ethical issues at stake for the architects rebuilding Iraq?
Environmental, economic, and social responsibility make up the foundation of sustainable architecture. But architects who sign on to be part of the lucrative reconstruction projects in Iraq have clients -- such as the CIA and Pentagon -- that engage in chemical and biological warfare. Can these architects continue to justifiably claim to be adherents of sustainable architecture, or are they now war profiteers?
Thanks to Deborah Myerson
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This six-course series explores essential urban design concepts using open source software and equips planners with the tools they need to participate fully in the urban design process.