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  1. May 2019
    1. De acuerdo con el nivel de cambio en la clasificación de edificios fueron los siguientes:•Categoría 1: Edificio con bajo nivel de cambio.•Categoría 2: Edificación con nivel medio de cambio.•Categoría 3: Edificación con nivel medio de cambio.

      It is interesting the analysis they make on the effects of urbanization on heritage buildings. Of the eight selection variables I have a doubt with respect to the first variable, "Of the change in built heritage", in it three levels of change are established: the question is What were the criteria that determined the low, medium and high level, how is it established that it is medium and not high and vice versa? Additionally, did you have the original architectural plans of the constructions to make comparisons of the change? Finally, is it possible to find open-ended research data? Thank you very much for your prompt response.

  2. Sep 2018
    1. Abstractijur_891 957..973Informal housing and industrial developments in the so-called urban villages have beenkey features of the recent Chinese urbanization. In this article we will examine thedevelopment of urban villages in one of the most dynamic Chinese cities — Shenzhen.The article first reviews the urbanization and migration process in the region and theemergence of urban villages. It then examines informal housing, commercial andindustrial developments in these villages. We analyse the politics of village urbanizationand highlight the important relationship between migration and informal villagedevelopment. We emphasize the contribution made by urban villages in providingaffordable housing and jobs for the low-income population during the rapidurbanization and urge cautious consideration with regard to hasty and large-scaleredevelopment of these villages. We conclude that the development of urban villages isa very important part of the urbanization process.
  3. May 2018
  4. Oct 2015
    1. "Cities are just a particular form of urbanisation."

      As more developments and modifications are implemented on the cities, cities evolve and improve for the better. But urbanization could also produce creative destruction that increase the vulnerability of the cities.

    1. This global scale makes it hard to grasp that what is happening is in principle similar to the transformations that Haussmann oversaw in Paris.

      We should take a microeconomic analytical approach to this situation to focus more on specifics of individual countries and their businesses that might be contributing to the situation

    2. American urban expansion partially steadied the global economy, as the us ran huge trade deficits with the rest of the world, borrowing around $2 billion a day to fuel its insatiable consumerism and the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq.

      America's debt is much higher than $2 billion today.. somewhere in the trillions.. is our hunger being fulfilled worth the debt its costing us?

    3. The economic situation he dealt with by means of a vast programme of infrastructural investment both at home and abroad.

      the economic situation is a deciding factor in the level of growth in urbanization a society experiences

    4. since urbanization depends on the mobiliza-tion of a surplus product, an intimate connection emerges between the development of capitalism and urbanization.

      the development and success of capitalism benefits urbanization by contributing resources over time that spur its growth.