Renovation of Modern Stock

  • Yukio Nishimura
Part of the cSUR-UT Series: Library for Sustainable Urban Regeneration book series (LSUR, volume 4)
The objective of this paper is to show:
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    How to manage history in an urban setting

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    Urban heritages in the wider context—not only in terms of individual buildings, but also in the context of urban tissue, infrastructure, and street patterns and

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    How to understand, appreciate, and deal with these urban heritages


Sometimes we have to change important urban stock in redesigning our city; in order to do that without any harm to the surroundings in consideration of the urban complex and its history, we need to understand the real meaning of our urban heritages


Late Nineteenth Century Main Entrance Vacant Land Cherry Tree Street Pattern 
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© Springer Science+Business Media 2009

Authors and Affiliations

  • Yukio Nishimura
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  1. 1.Department of Urban EngineeringThe University of TokyoBunkyo-kuJapan

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