Lewis Mumford Quote: “The chief function of the city…”

The chief function of the city is to convert power into form, energy into culture, dead matter into the living symbols of art, biological reproduction into social creativity.

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Name: Lewis Mumford
Profession: Sociologist
Nationality: American
Birthday: October 19, 1895
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