Monthly Archives: December 2012

Self-organisation: the case of Kowloon Walled City

Kowloon Walled City, China is an interesting case that illustrates the process of self-organisation in urban development. Since 1898 the fortress-town of Kowloon found itself in a state of diplomatic limbo as a result an ongoing feud between the Chinese And English governments. Previously, I argued that Jane Jacobs and Walt Disney both advocate a […]