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The Incremental Improvement of the Area Densely Built-up with Old Wooden Houses in Tokyo

  • Hitoshi Nakamura
Part of the cSUR-UT Series: Library for Sustainable Urban Regeneration book series (LSUR, volume 8)

Abstract

The purpose of this chapter is to show the effectiveness and limitation of the community-based approach to the incremental improvement of vulnerable urban space in Tokyo, namely densely built-up wooden housing areas, focusing on two typical cases: Taishido district and Kyojima district.

Keywords

Area Densely Fire Spread Incremental Improvement Building Collapse Software Activity 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Hitoshi Nakamura
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  1. 1.Center for Sustainable Urban RegenerationThe University of TokyoTokyo

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