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Green infrastructure for sustainable urban development in Africa

Author: John Abbott
Publisher: Milton Park, Abingdon, Oxon ; New York : Earthscan, 2012.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Abbott
ISBN: 9781849714723 184971472X 9780203138229 0203138228
OCLC Number: 742512446
Description: xii, 487 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: 1. The Failure of Western Intervention in Africa 2. The Evolution of Urban Development in Africa 3. How Modern Urban Infrastructure Evolved 4. Transferring the British Infrastructure Model to Africa 5. Decentralisation and Urban Infrastructure 6. Urbanization in Ethiopia 7. From Engineering to Infrastructure: Changing the Urban Paradigm 8. Rethinking Urban Development in Africa 9. A Green Infrastructure Model for Africa 10. Green Urban Infrastructure in Practice: Mediating Resource Flows 11. Green Infrastructure and Urban Governance 12. Building African Cities for a Sustainable Future
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