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The Three Cities of Beijing

Francesco Marano

Abstract


In this photo-essay Francesco Marano identifies three models of city in the context of Beijing. The work is the result of a short fieldwork during the workshop “Urban Visions. Strategic Images in Constructing New Worlds” (Jiao Tong University of Beijing, 2-11 luglio 2014).

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Beijing; City; Urban Ethnography; Visual Culture

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.12835/ve2018.1-0106

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