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What is the place of nature in the urban regeneration of central Christchurch?
(Lincoln University, 2017-11-15)
Cities around the world are becoming greener, with many striving to make their cities as green as possible. Christchurch was devastated by an Earthquake in 2011, which resulted in many fatalities. Though this impacted the ...
Cultural identity and local narratives: the roles of landscape architecture and public art
(Lincoln University, 2017-03-10)
Landscape architecture and public art both have a role to play in the development of cities to make them meaningful. However, the way in which places become meaningful can be very different between these two types of ...
The effects of infill housing on neighbours in Christchurch
The objectives of this report are: • To examine New Zealand and overseas literature relating to urban infill; • To document the nature of infill housing in Christchurch, its physical form and landscape effects; • To outline ...
Community, resilience and recovery: building or burning bridges?
(Lincoln University. Faculty of Environment, Society and Design. Department of Environmental Management., 2011-09)
There is a critical strand of literature suggesting that there are no ‘natural’ disasters (Abramovitz, 2001; Anderson and Woodrow, 1998; Clarke, 2008; Hinchliffe, 2004). There are only those that leave us – the people - ...