FOW015 - Urban China [EN]


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  • Urban planning, urban design, „urbanism“ (French concept), what does it mean in China, what does it mean in Europe?
  • the pace and the nature of urbanisation in China: 60% of the population will live in cities by 2020
  • the Hukou system
  • challenges vs. opportunities
  • the fringes: informal settlements in China and India, organic development
  • Shimokitazawa neighborhood in Tokyo, a successful model for the development of informal settlement areas?
  • comparison between Shivaji Nagar in Mumbai and Dongxiaokou in Beijing
  • the state centered approach of Chinese urban planning + relatively new emergence of urban design, see also: Taiwan
  • Famous last words: impact of “No weird architecture” principle of Xi Jinping on future urban innovation, can/should politicians define what is „weird“ ?
  • Recommendation: Sinapolis (mainly French, more English content on urbanisation in China to come)

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