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    City of Slums: self-organisation across scales

    Barros, Joana and Sobreira, F. (2002) City of Slums: self-organisation across scales. UCL Working Papers Series 55 , pp. 1-10. ISSN 1467-1298.

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    The city is certainly a fine example of a complex system, where the parts can only be understood through the whole, and the whole is more than the simple sum of the parts. In the present paper we explore the idea that some of these parts are themselves complex systems and the interrelation between complex subsystems with the overall system is a necessary issue to the understanding of the urban complex system.


    Item Type: Article
    School: Birkbeck Faculties and Schools > Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences > School of Social Sciences
    Depositing User: Sarah Hall
    Date Deposited: 27 Oct 2016 15:19
    Last Modified: 02 Aug 2023 17:27


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