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Fragile and resilient cities on water : perspectives from Venice and Tokyo / edited by Rosa Caroli, Stefano Soriani.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
  • Newcastle upon Tyne, UK : Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2017.
  • ©2017
Description:
xviii, 252 pages : illustrations, maps ; 22 cm
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Forward / Rosa Caroli and Stefano Soriani -- Chapter One. Introduction: Proposing Suitogaku-towards a comparative study of cities on water / Hidenobu Jinnai -- Chapter Two. Sustainable tourism in Venice: what lessons for other fragile cities on water? / Jan van der Borg -- Chapter Three. Resilience amidst fragility along Tokyo's waterways / Paul Waley -- Chapter Four. The Sumida River Renaissance: a new policy for the development of the river / Yusaku Imamura -- Chapter Five. Conflict and synergy in the port-city relationship: critical issues and perspectives in the case of Venice / Stefano Soriani -- Chapter Six. Considering the redevelopment of the Tokyo Bay Area from the basics / Hidenobu Jinnai -- Chapter Seven. Loss and recovery of lowland rivers in Tokyo / Nobuyuki Tsuchiya -- Chapter Eight. Tsukudajima: a man-made island in Edo (Tokyo) Bay / Rosa Caroli -- Chapter Nine. The development of Tokyo Bay and waterborne traffic / Iwao Takamatsu -- Chapter Ten. Venice: living with water, learning with nature-a regenerating arena for global cities / Giovanni Cecconi.
Subject(s):
Other title(s):
Cities on water
ISBN:
  • 1443873381
  • 9781443873383
OCLC:
1004427189
Other standard number:
  • 99973743866
Editor:
RCP:
C - S