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Urban transformation and adaptation in Bangka, Taipei

Min-jay Kang

Urban transformation and adaptation in Bangka, Taipei

marginalization of a historical core

by Min-jay Kang

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Published by UMI in Ann Arbor, Mich .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Urbanization -- Taiwan -- Bangka.,
  • Social change -- Taiwan -- Bangka.,
  • Marginality, Social -- Taiwan -- Bangka.,
  • Bangka (Taiwan) -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Min Jay Kang.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 132 p. :
    Number of Pages132
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17978019M

      Implication to spatial planning for adaptation to global environmental change. The global drivers of industrial transformation in Taiwan have resulted in land use/land cover change in peri-urban areas. Urban sprawl has been part of the Taipei metropolitan’s environment for the last 20 years. Urban Disasters and Resilience in Asia presents the latest information on the intensity and frequency of disasters. Specifically, the fact that, in urban areas, more than 50% of the world's population is living on just 2% of the land surface, with most of these cities located in Asia and developing countries that have high vulnerability and intensification.

    "An East Gate book." Description: vii, pages: illustrations, map ; 24 cm: Contents: Map of Taipei City Introduction Data and Methods Social Stratification and Social Class The World of Work Exposure to Rural and Urban Living During the Life Course Relationships with Parents Solidarity with Extended Kin (). Mainstreaming adaptation: a content analysis of political agendas in Colombian cities. Climate and Development: Vol. 10, No. 2, pp.

    Taipei (/ ˌ t aɪ ˈ p eɪ /), officially Taipei City, is the capital and a special municipality of Taiwan (officially the Republic of China, ROC).Located in northern Taiwan, Taipei City is an enclave of the municipality of New Taipei City that sits about 25 km (16 mi) southwest of the northern port city of of the city lies on the Taipei Basin, an ancient lakebed. Among the many facets of urban transformation since are a more heterogeneous urban population, rural – urban migration, spatial reorganization through urban land-use change, new housing development, globalization, suburbanization, polycentric restructuring of urban form, and changes in the spatial/administrative systems of cities.


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