Paper Title:
The Protection of Chinese Historical Cities in Ethical Perspective: the Construction of the Dignity of Cities
  Abstract

In ethical perspective a city is not only for residence, but also is the carrier of its culture, which is especially true of a famous historical city. In the process of urbanization, most larger and major Chinese cities have not appeared in the world heritage list by UNESCO. In order to change the disconcerting situation, this article focuses on the dignity of the historical city and proposes three measures, after analyzing the basic causes. In conclusion, constructing the dignity of Chinese historical cities is the key to resolve the problems in protection.

  Info
Periodical
Advanced Materials Research (Volumes 374-377)
Chapter
Chapter 10: Innovative Structures: Technologies and Applications
Edited by
Hui Li, Yan Feng Liu, Ming Guo, Rui Zhang and Jing Du
Pages
2204-2207
DOI
10.4028/www.scientific.net/AMR.374-377.2204
Citation
J. H. Qi, S. Liang, "The Protection of Chinese Historical Cities in Ethical Perspective: the Construction of the Dignity of Cities", Advanced Materials Research, Vols. 374-377, pp. 2204-2207, 2012
Online since
October 2011
Export
Price
$32.00
Share

In order to see related information, you need to Login.

In order to see related information, you need to Login.

Authors: Cheng Hao Ren
Chapter 1: Urban and Regional Planning
Abstract:As China's resource-based cities gradually towards the end of the resources exploitation and experienced an economy recession, a large number...
69
Authors: Zheng Lei Dong
Chapter 6: Urban and Rural Planning and Design
Abstract:Famous historic and cultural cities, towns and villages in Henan have great cultural heritages which are endowed with those characteristics...
595