Transformation of public space in contemporary urban neighbourhoods of Kathmandu Valley, Nepal: An investigation of changing provision, use and meaning
Chitrakar, Rajjan Man (2015) Transformation of public space in contemporary urban neighbourhoods of Kathmandu Valley, Nepal: An investigation of changing provision, use and meaning. PhD thesis, Queensland University of Technology.
This research examined the transformation of public space in contemporary urban neighbourhoods of the Kathmandu Valley in Nepal. The development of neighbourhood public space remains a considerable challenge in the present changing context, with significant consequences for public life and social interaction. The findings will aid policy makers, urban planners and designers in addressing the adverse effects of the current urban growth and change, and in winning back public space for the well-being of the local community.
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|Item Type:||QUT Thesis (PhD)|
|Supervisor:||Baker, Douglas, Guaralda, Mirko, & Holt-Damant, Kathi|
|Keywords:||Urban growth, urban change, urban neighbourhood, new neighbourhood, public space, provision, use, meaning, sense of community, Kathmandu Valley|
|Divisions:||Current > Schools > School of Civil Engineering & Built Environment
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Science & Engineering Faculty
|Institution:||Queensland University of Technology|
|Deposited On:||14 Dec 2015 06:05|
|Last Modified:||14 Dec 2015 06:05|
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