Urbanism - Imported or Exported Native Aspirations and Foreign Plans

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ContributionsJoseph Nasr (Editor), Mercedes Volait (Editor)
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Number of Pages192
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ISBN 100470851619
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The notion that the whole city should be connected by transport rather than public space is a horrible thing that was exported straight from Corbusier to Beijing.

Many people wonder whether exports, which aim to satisfy the needs of distant foreign consumers, belong at the center of a country's development strategy. But this is the wrong question: in a market economy, fulfilling the needs of others is the source of our own livelihood.

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