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Urban growth in emerging economies : lessons from the BRICS

Author: Gordon McGranahan
Publisher: London : Routledge, 2014.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Gordon McGranahan
ISBN: 9781317964995 1317964993 1306709261 9781306709262
OCLC Number: 878918421
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: 1. Urbanisation and development : policy lessons from the BRICS' experience / Gordon McGranahan and George Martine --
2. Brazil's negligent urban transition and its legacy of divided cities / George Martine and Gordon McGranahan --
3. China's radical urbanisation and brining capital and labour together step by step / Gordon McGranahan ... [and three others] --
4. Russia's planned urbanisation and misplaced urban development / Charles Becker, S. Joshua Mendelsohn and Kseniya Benderskaya --
5. South Africa's tortured urbanisation and the complications of reconstruction / Ivan Turok --
6. India's sluggish urbanisation and its exclusionary development / Amitabh Kundu --
7. Could a more positive approach to urbanisation in the BRICS have facilitated both economic growth and social inclusion? / Gordon McGranahan, Ivan Turok and George Martine.
Responsibility: edited by Gordon MgGranahan and George Martine.

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This book by internationally renowned scholars provides a rigorous overview of the urbanisation trajectories of the BRICS, and how these trajectories are shaping future prospects. It will not only Read more...

 
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