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Guest Article: Skywalks in Hong Kong and their Consequences on Urban Communities

by Patricia Woo [1] Higher-density living has been long explored as a means to contain urban sprawl.  Past research has found many environmental benefits with this strategy – reduction in carbon dioxide emissions, using less land and reducing air pollution and … Continue reading

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The Human Costs of Urban Renewal in Hong Kong: Dave and Christie, Part 1

by Rowena Lee and Patricia Woo* Dave never quite enjoys climbing the five flights of dark, narrow staircases to his home.  The landing on each floor is so small, he thought as he put one foot in front of the … Continue reading

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