Why do we Talk about Cities as Laboratories?

Why Laboratories?

Students in an early 1900’s bacteriology lab

The City as a Social Laboratory

Social Science Research Committee population density map, University of Chicago, c1930–1934
Sim City, where you can exert complete control without actual consequences. Not like most cities.

“Give me a Lab and I Will Raise the World”

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Andrew R. Schrock

Andrew R. Schrock

Founder @AloiResearch・Communication, tech, & organizing・Author・Intersectional feminist・💍 @RebeccaSittler・Dad・🏳️‍🌈 he/him・Newsletter tinyletter.com/aschrock