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ping an finance center is located in the city s futian district and represents a new generation of the prototypical asian skyscraper very tall very dense and hyper connected, architecture today james steele 9780714840970 amazon - architecture today james steele on amazon com free shipping on qualifying offers this work is a comprehensive overview of architecture worldwide since the 1960s a guide to the many and varied contemporary architectural trends, china s urbanization it has only just begun - in may disgruntled workers of honda factories in zhongshan southern china went on strike at the honda lock auto parts factory and started posting accounts of the walkout online spreading word among themselves and to workers elsewhere in china, culture of china history people clothing traditions - urbanism architecture and the use of space while the majority of the population is still rural the cities are growing as many people migrate in search of work, how shenzhen s the victoria and albert museum signals a - 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