A while ago I promised a brief list of resources on space, place and place-making to friends and students.
It took a while, I concede, but here it is. I decided to start with books first, and leave interesting articles and papers for another round. Books are much more reader-friendly, and some of the stuff is thick.
When some two years ago we started working on what was to become the Journal of Information Architecture, I had already started charting what academia was thinking and writing on the subject of IA. It was not easy, as the one word which could basically explain how the field looked was fractured.