Landscape Architecture Frontiers 042

Slowing Cities and Lifestyles

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While benefiting from the efficient and convenient urban life brought by the highly urbanized society, people are suffering from traffic congestion, energy shortage, and air and water pollution…

 

ISBN: 978-1-951541-35-4
Binding: Soft Bound
Pages: 186 pp
Publication Date: Spring 2020
Size: 11″ x 11.5″ Portrait
World Rights: Available

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“While benefiting from the efficient and convenient urban life brought by the highly urbanized society, people are suffering from traffic congestion, energy shortage, and air and water pollution.”

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ISBN

978-1-951541-35-4

Binding

Soft Bound

Pages

186 pp

Publication date

Spring 2020

Size

11" x 11.5" Portrait

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While benefiting from the efficient and convenient urban life brought by the highly urbanized society, people are suffering from traffic congestion, energy shortage, and air and water pollution. In metropolises, these problems might aggravate city residents’ mental stress, which has aroused a general concern on physical and psychological health. In this issue, we hope to improve urban spatial structure and enhance the quality of urban infrastructure, architecture, and landscape through research and design to form a slower-paced lifestyle, celebrate cultural identity, and create a more livable city environment that enjoys a smart use of space, a resource-saving development, a harmony between man and nature, and, a running efficiency of cities in which people feel pleasant and comfortable.

Authors

YU Kongjian
Doctor of Design at Graduate School of Design, Harvard University; Honorary Foreign Fellow of the American
Academy of Arts and Sciences; Professor of College of Architecture and Landscape, Peking University

XU Leiqing
Professor of the College of Architecture and Urban Planning and Expert of the Top Think-Tank, Tongji University

WAN Li
Lecturer, Department of Land economy, University of Cambridge

Sarah Williams GOLDHAGEN
Author, Consultant, Architecture Critic; Visiting Scholar, School of Architecture, Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art

Ming-Jen HSUEH
ASLA, PLA; Senior Associate of Sasaki Associates

Aprina MURWANTI
Senior Lecturer and Researcher of visual Art education at Universitas Negeri Jakarta

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ISBN: 978-1-951541-35-4
Binding: Soft Bound
Pages: 186 pp
Publication Date: Spring 2020
Size: 11″ x 11.5″ Portrait
World Rights: Available

Landscape Architecture Frontiers 042

“While benefiting from the efficient and convenient urban life brought by the highly urbanized society, people are suffering from traffic congestion, energy shortage, and air and water pollution.”

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