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Urbanizing China 2013

Class videos for MIT Course 11.S945 Urbanizing China in Fall 2013, by Prof. Jinhua Zhao.

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Urbanizing China #26 Social Housing

Urbanizing China #26 Social Housing

Added over 1 year ago | 01:20:34 | 1717 views

Guest Speaker: Prof. Yifan Yu, Tongji University Abstract: Since the implementation of housing reform in the 1990s, China's urban commodity housing market has been gradually established and is now relatively well developed. Meanwhile,...

Urbanizing China #25 Forging Greater Xi’an

Urbanizing China #25 Forging Greate...

Added over 1 year ago | 01:20:12 | 1678 views

Guest Speaker: Kyle Jaros, Harvard University Abstract: Over the past decade, efforts to build integrated urban regions around large cities have been taking shape across much of China. These central- and provincial-level “metropolitan...

Urbanizing China #24 Aging Society

Urbanizing China #24 Aging Society

Added over 1 year ago | 01:23:17 | 1471 views

Guest Speaker: Prof. Joan Retsinas Abstract: Aging in China: Beyond Confucius Every society must decide: how to care for dependent elderly? In traditional societies, like China, the family has filled that role. Indeed, Confucius caut...

Urbanizing China #23: Preserving Beijing’s Spatial Tradition in Rapid Urban Development

Urbanizing China #23: Preserving Be...

Added over 1 year ago | 01:18:47 | 1721 views

11/27/2013 Guest speaker: Prof. Hui Wang, Tsinghua University Abstract: Beijing, the capital city of the People’s Republic of China, is the national center of politics and culture as well as a well-known city with a long history in t...

Urbanizing China #22: Spatial Justice in Affordable Housing Design in Ningbo

Urbanizing China #22: Spatial Justi...

Added almost 2 years ago | 01:19:16 | 2202 views

11/25/2013 Guest speaker: Yi Dong, Partner, DC Alliance; Lecturer, Tongji University Abstract: This talk will be based on the selected works of affordable housing design practice of DC-Alliance in Ningbo, including the resettlement o...

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