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Death and Life of Nature in Asian Cities

Anne Rademacher and K. Sivaramakrishnan


In an urban world, how does nature come to life? How does it wither and die? In this third volume on the ecologies of urbanism in Asia, authors bring questions about ecological vitality into conversation with the everyday human experiences that shape the form and meaning of urban nature. Such a conversation reaches beyond the question of what “counts” as urban nature in a given time and place, and invites us to think through the many nested scales at which nonhuman life, death, thriving, and withering come into being in the twenty-first century. Although the title suggests stark contrasts betw ... More

Keywords: Urbanism, Sustainability, Human ecology, Urban greening

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2021 Print ISBN-13: 9789888528684
Published to Hong Kong Scholarship Online: May 2022 DOI:10.5790/hongkong/9789888528684.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Anne Rademacher, editor
New York University

K. Sivaramakrishnan, editor
Yale University