14. Landscape as a Living System: Shanghai 2010 Expo Houtan Park

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

Published Online: 13 SEP 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781444345025.ch14

Applied Urban Ecology: A Global Framework

Applied Urban Ecology: A Global Framework

How to Cite

Yu, K. (2011) Landscape as a Living System: Shanghai 2010 Expo Houtan Park, in Applied Urban Ecology: A Global Framework (eds M. Richter and U. Weiland), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444345025.ch14

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:

  • landscape as a living system;
  • Shanghai 2010 Expo Houtan Park;
  • design challenges;
  • design concept and strategy;
  • layered approach;
  • three dimensions of meanings and park creation;
  • industrial heritage;
  • Huangpu riverbank, environmentally sensitive;
  • new ecological water treatment;
  • flood control methods

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Objective

  • Challenges

  • Design concept and strategy: a living system

  • Conclusions