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Illegal cities : law and urban change in developing countries

Author: edited by Ed�esio Fernandes and Ann Varley. ; ; Edesio Fernandes; Ann Varley
Publisher: London ; New York : Zed Books : Distributed in the USA exclusively by St. Martin's Press, 1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In the major cities of Asia, Africa and Latin America, the urban poor often have to step outside the law to gain access to housing. This book seeks to answer why this is and what should be done about it.
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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Illegal cities.
London ; New York : Zed Books : Distributed in the USA exclusively by St. Martin's Press, 1998
(OCoLC)595202742
Online version:
Illegal cities.
London ; New York : Zed Books : Distributed in the USA exclusively by St. Martin's Press, 1998
(OCoLC)605564754
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: edited by Ed�esio Fernandes and Ann Varley. ; ; Edesio Fernandes; Ann Varley
ISBN: 1856495493 9781856495493 1856495507 9781856495509
OCLC Number: 39269621
Description: 280 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Law, the city and citizenship in developing countries: an introduction / Edésio Fernandes, Ann Varley --
Urbanization, law and development: a record of research / Patrick McAuslan --
Implications of double standards in housing policy: development of informal settlements in Istanbul, Turkey / Ayse Yonder --
Land disputes in the absence of ownership rights: insights from Jordan / Omar Razzaz --
Law and urban change in an Indian city / Amanda Perry --
Law and urban change: illegal settlements in the Philippines / Asteya M. Santiago --
Legal pluralism in Caracas, Venezuela / Rogelio Pérez Perdomo, Teolinda Bolívar --
Law and urban change in Brazil / Edésio Fernandes, Raquel Rolnik --
Tenure regularization, private property and public order in Mexico / Antonio Azuela, Emilio Duhau --
Political uses of illegality : evidence from urban Mexico / Ann Varley --
Tale of two cities: policy, law and illegal settlements in Kenya / Winnie V. Mitullah, Kivutha Kibwana --
Law and urban change in the new South Africa / Stephen Berrisford --
Law and urban change in developing countries: trends and issues / Alain Durand-Lasserve --
Law and the future of urban management in the third world metropolis / Sérgio de Azevedo.
Responsibility: edited by Edésio Fernandes and Ann Varley.
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