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Urbanization in and for the Anthropecene

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We live in turbulent times- the Anthropocene - where rapid changes are occurring in biophysical conditions such as altered precipitation patterns, .. Read more drought, flood, wildfire, and pandemics. In the Anthropocene, global urbanization is both a driver of these processes and extremely vulnerable to the risks generated. Managing urbanization in the Anthropocene would need the following questions to be addressed: Does global urbanization result in diversification or simplification of the intertwined system of people and planet? • Is the increasing connectivity of cities becoming a force on its own in governing human affairs and in shaping the biosphere? What is the role of connectivity in urban resilience, is over-connectivity causing new types of vulnerabilities?. Is the increasing connectivity of cities becoming a force on its own in governing human affairs and in shaping the biosphere?.

Sheeba Amir

Sheeba Amir

PhD canndidate at KU Leuven

Leuven, Belgium
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