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Walking Between Slums and Skyscrapers

Illusions of Open Space in Hong Kong, Tokyo and Shanghai

by Tsung-Yi Michelle Huang

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Published by Hong Kong University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Human ecology,
  • Planning,
  • Sociology,
  • Architecture,
  • China,
  • Hong Kong,
  • Japan,
  • Asian,
  • Film & Video - General,
  • Sociology - Urban

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9160097M
    ISBN 109622096352
    ISBN 109789622096356

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    Study Chapter 7,8&9 flashcards from Crystal G. on StudyBlue. Instead of thinking of 19th-century Paris as a city of gloom with dark and filthy streets and slums rife with social disorganization, our image is of broad boulevards, of street festivals, and of happy people walking down the boulevards or congregating in cafes and restaurants.   Jason M. Barr Ap [This is part two of a three-part series on New York’s first zoning regulations, enacted in Part I focuses on the history of the regulations. This post revisits the reformers’ thinking through the lens of modern economics.


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These dreamworlds include a sea of skyscrapers, supermalls, artificial island, exclusive suburbs and “lifestyle centers” for the privileged. While these extravagant characteristics of the global cities display a utopia, the price of these “paradises”, Davis and Monk conclude, is human catastrophe. Unknown location but must have been one of the last slum clearances as the photo was taken in This is Toxteth, looking north towards the city centre.

The blocks of flats are on Windsor Street and the houses in the front are off North Hill Street, between Princes Road and Windsor Street. _____. Dual compression of space and time is a concept illustrated by Michelle Huang's ”Walking in Between Slums and Skyscrapers”,in which she discusses several Asian cities.

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In his book, Planet of Slums, Mike Davis presents the concept that the capitalist world system views billions of people as, "surplus" population, and scarcely attempts to change their status. These slum dwellers, due to lack of formal housing, infrastructure adequate for recent urban growth, have existed outside of the higher echelon of consumers living within the cities.

A book of photographs taken by Jacob Riis. It showed the terrible living and working conditions in the slums and tenements of New York City in the s. making skyscrapers more useful. Jane Addams. The founder of Hull House, which provided English lessons for immigrants, daycares, and child care classes.

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