Keywords for the Age of Austerity 13: Engagement

On Detroit Future City and the limits of so-called “participatory planning.” “Community engagement” and “civic engagement” are phrases that first appear in English sometime in the mid-1950s, according to Google’s ngram database.  Before then, one might naively assume, there was no need for the thing, like the  cliché about camels not showing up in the … Continue reading Keywords for the Age of Austerity 13: Engagement