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Globalisation trends in Russian landscape architecture
(St. Petersburg State Polytechnic University Publishing House, 2007)
Globalisation in Russia is seen today as the spread of Western economic, political and cultural principles in all spheres of life. Russia had a very long history of borrowing architectural garden design and horticultural ...
Landscapes of Japan in the globalization era
(Guild of Professionals in the Landscape Industry., 2009)
In our everyday city life we constantly come across numerous elements that are typical of globalization. Popular hotel chains like Hilton or Holiday-Inn encircle all large cities of the world, or branch systems of brand-name ...
'As good as the West' : two paradoxes of globalisation and landscape architecture in St. Petersburg
(European Council Of Landscape Architecture Schools (ECLAS), 2009)
One of the challenges of contemporary landscape architecture is the globalisation of place. Nowhere is the threat of homogenisation more apparent than in places vulnerable to change, where the potential loss of heritage fabric ...