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Abstract for:

"An Examination of Layouts"
March, Lionel. September 1972 Built Environment VI (6): pp 374-378.

A scenario by Lionel March demonstrating the value of innovative thinking on the important questions of house design, land use and density. The article is in the form of a discussion.

The student (Mr S) has submitted a dissertation on certain aspects of housing design related to land use and density. His examiners confront him in an oral. Examiner (Prof T) is a theoretician with a numerical turn of mind. Examiner (Sir P) is a practitioner with a certain pragmatic impatience about academic exercises.

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