Ho Hon Leung Delivers a Lecture at Minzu University of China, Beijing, China
Ho Hon Leung, Department of Sociology, was invited by Sociology Department, and School of Ethnology and Sociology, Minzu University of China, Beijing, to deliver a three-hour lecture on “Place-making from demolition to preservation: Cases in Toronto, Shanghai, Hong Kong, and Athens and Greek islands” on December 17, 2012. The lecture covers concepts and theories that guide the research on the dilemma and dynamics in place-making. Empirical evidences are drawn from the research projects conducted in the said cities. Implications for future urban planning policies are discussed.