12. Ecological Infrastructure Leads the Way: The Negative Approach and Landscape Urbanism for Smart Preservation and Smart Growth

  1. Matthias Richter2 and
  2. Ulrike Weiland3
  1. Kongjian Yu

Published Online: 13 SEP 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781444345025.ch12

Applied Urban Ecology: A Global Framework

Applied Urban Ecology: A Global Framework

How to Cite

Yu, K. (2011) Ecological Infrastructure Leads the Way: The Negative Approach and Landscape Urbanism for Smart Preservation and Smart Growth, in Applied Urban Ecology: A Global Framework (eds M. Richter and U. Weiland), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444345025.ch12

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Germany

  2. 3

    Institute for Geography, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany

Author Information

  1. Graduate School of Landscape Architecture, Peking University, Beijing, China

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 13 SEP 2011
  2. Published Print: 16 SEP 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781444333398

Online ISBN: 9781444345025

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Keywords:

  • environmental urban design;
  • urbanism for smart preservation and growth;
  • China's urbanization and survival;
  • China's double-digit GDP growth rate;
  • “fried egg” city form;
  • negative approach and landscape urbanism;
  • Feng-shui, landscape as spiritual linkage;
  • greenbelt, landscape as urban form maker;
  • Taizhou city and negative planning;
  • Chinese leadership, and ecological civilization

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • The negative approach: methodology

  • Urban growth based on EI: a case of negative planning for Taizhou City

  • Conclusion

  • References