Vertical Urbanism - A Template for Non-Hierarchical Vertical Programming
Hierarchy as a social construct has existed for as long as man himself. Within the way in which we distinguish through age, weak and strong, our relationship within family, the class between employer and employee, bourgeois and proletariat etc., with conviction the system of hierarchy is manifested within our everyday social relations, economy and even represented in our physically built surroundings. Within the various contexts and disciplines in which a great sentiment is given to the precepts of hierarchy – from linguistics, mathematics, computer graphics imaging, music etc. - the following research attends to the term with regards to environs of ethics and architectural planning.