Étiqueté : Monique Abud

Food waste research in China

Presentation by Cheng Shengkui (Chinese Academy of Sciences) of a special session of the Last Food Mile Conference dedicated to the study of food waste in urban China.

Fantasy islands

Book written by Julie Sze (University of California, Davis).

Neighborhood politics in urban China

Book written by Luigi Tomba (Australian National University). It describes « how the goals of a government consolidated in a distant authority materialize in citizens’ everyday lives ».

Jeremy Wallace on « China’s rush to urbanize »

Jeremy Wallace, author of Cities and stability (Oxford University Press), discusses ‘why big cities pose a danger for authoritarian governments, what China has done to undercut those threats and whether the current push to create megacities might chang…