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Theorising urban planning in China

Mee Kam Ng

Theorising urban planning in China

the case of Shenzhen

by Mee Kam Ng

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Published by Centre for China Urban and Regional Studies, Hong Kong Baptist University in Hong Kong .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • City planning -- China -- Shenzhen.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMee Kam Ng & Wing-Shing Tang.
    SeriesOccasional paper series (Hong Kong Baptist University. Centre for China Urban and Regional Studies) -- no.34
    ContributionsTang, Wing-shing., Hong Kong Baptist University. Centre for China Urban and Regional Studies.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22142295M
    ISBN 109628804251
    OCLC/WorldCa52765407

    Gu, C, Han, S () Climate change and China’s mega urban region. Frontiers Architecture and Civil Engineering in China 4(3): 1 – 13 (in Chinese). Google Scholar. New development should meet the critical needs that urban migrants will have upon arrival to the city. While the narrative of an oversupply in China's housing market has gained traction in the Western media, however much of the new construction consists of costly high-rises on the periphery of urban areas. Despite the construction boom, Chinese cities have a fundamental .

      The answer lies much in China's ancient urban planning, but also in the Chinese work unit concept (danwei) which is discussed in this book. Professor Lu details the conflicts that arose between urban planners and the state-owned work units in Reviews: 1. illustrations, Planning Small and Mid-Sized Towns is a valuable, practical resource for professional planners and urban designers, as well as students in these disciplines. Routledge Routledge Market: Urban design, Planning, Architecture, Sustainability April pp Market: Planning Hb: $ July pp.

    Urban studies has aligned cities closely with modernity, with strong implications for their conceptualisation. Through the 20th century the founding analyses of urban studies drew on a specific (western) version of urban modernity to define universal accounts of urbanity, excluding many cities from contributing to broader theorisations of the urban. Section 2 The Idea of Urban Planning. The technology and idea of 'urban plan' was initiated in China long ago. The theory of urban plan was usually integrated with military and political concept in ancient literature. Therefore, the importance of urban plan had itself surfaced thousands years ago, also, the cities in China then were built in.


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