Paper Title:
Study on Traditional Vernacular Dwelling in China's Water Towns
  Abstract

At Jiangnan area, the south of the lower reaches of the Yangtze River, the water towns in where people live with a cultured life super abounded with resources and products, the traditional vernacular dwelling has made a reputation by their unique characteristics. The paper studies on the dwelling in the water towns, and presents to readers the changes the dwelling have gone through from the Hemudu culture in the New Stone Age to today. Through the research and analysis on the type and components in the local dwelling, this author brings about the characteristics of the dwelling and comes up with ideas of dwelling protection in the water towns.

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Chapter
Chapter 8: System Modeling and Simulation
Edited by
Dongye Sun, Wen-Pei Sung and Ran Chen
Pages
4784-4787
DOI
10.4028/www.scientific.net/AMM.121-126.4784
Citation
M. Q. Fang, "Study on Traditional Vernacular Dwelling in China's Water Towns", Applied Mechanics and Materials, Vols. 121-126, pp. 4784-4787, 2012
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October 2011
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