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International handbook of urban policy. Volume 3, Issues in the developing world

Author: H S Geyer
Publisher: Cheltenham, UK : Edward Elgar, ©2012.
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This important Handbook reveals that most urban growth takes place in the less developed world and much of it represents over-urbanization.

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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(OCoLC)123818292
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: H S Geyer
ISBN: 9781847204608 1847204600
OCLC Number: 778421751
Description: 1 online resource (1 volume) : illustrations, maps
Contents: Contents:PrefacePART I: GROWTH PATTERNS1. Introduction: Urban Growth Patterns - Trends and Policy IssuesM. PacionePART II: SPATIAL ISSUES2. Urban Fragmentation: Different Views on its Causes and ConsequencesK. Landman3. Urban Form Revisited: An Account of Views on the IssuesA.S. Steyn and H.S. Geyer4. The Mobility of Labour and Capital: The Urban Implications of Changing International TrendsJ.J. Klink5. Differential Urbanization: Linking First and Developing World ExperiencesB. Graizbord, D. Mookherjee and H.S. GeyerPART III: POLICY ISSUES6. Communicative Planning: Experiences, Prospects and PredicamentsV. Watson7. Transformation of Urban Public Transport Systems in the Global SouthP. Wilkinson, A. Golub, R. Behrens, P. Salazar Ferro and H. Schalekamp8. Sources of Disaster Vulnerability of the Urban Poor: Issues and ViewsJ. Pantelic and B. Srdanovic9. Urban Agriculture: Advances, Opportunities and ApplicationM. Dubbeling and H. de Zeeuw10. Urban Ecology: Policy Issues Resolved and UnresolvedS.S. Cilliers, J.E. Drewes, M.J. Du Toit and D.P. Cilliers11. Urban-rural Inequalities in South and South-East Asia: Colonial Policy Impacts and Current Spatial-Economic DisparitiesS. Mukherji PART IV: GROWTH DETERMINANTS12. Creativity, Wellbeing and Urban Sustainability: Areas in Which the North and the South Can Learn from Each OtherH.S. GeyerIndex
Responsibility: edited by H.S. Geyer.

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`The 22 authors who contributed their ideas to this volume deserve sincere appreciation for their attempt to present a clear and comprehensive discussion on urban policy issues in the developing Read more...

 
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