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Urban management : policies and innovations in developing countries

Author: G Shabbir Cheema; Sandra E Ward; United Nations University.; Program on Population (East-West Center)
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 1993.
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The relentless growth of cities in developing countries is inevitable - and irreversible. This work reviews innovative urban management, discusses the latest findings on key issues of urban  Read more...

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Urban management.
Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 1993
(OCoLC)624414519
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: G Shabbir Cheema; Sandra E Ward; United Nations University.; Program on Population (East-West Center)
ISBN: 0275940853 9780275940850
OCLC Number: 25964993
Notes: "Published in association with the United Nations University, Tokyo, and the Program on Population of the East-West Center, Honolulu, Hawaii."
Description: xiv, 334 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Contents: Preface The Challenge of Urban Management: Some Issues by G. Shabbir Cheema Urbanization Process and Strategies Global Urbanization: Challenges and the Transfer of Innovations by Janice E. Perlman Problems of Metropolitan Management in Asia by Harry W. Richardson Urbanization and Urban Development Strategies in East Africa by R. A. Obudho Urban Management Issues: Comparative Analysis Housing Policies: A Review of Changing Government Attitudes and Responses to City Housing Problems in the Third World by Jorge E. Hardoy and David Satterthwaite Technological and Organizational Issues in the Design of Information Systems for Urban Management in Developing Countries by Ian Masser Managing the Urban Informal Sector: A New Challenge for Developing Countries by Om Prakash Mathur Water, Sanitation, and Resource Mobilization: Expanding the Range of Choice by Mark A. Ridgley The Urban Development Sector: A Case for a National Urban Investment Program by Ved Prakash assisted by Victor Brusi Country Case Studies Resource Mobilization Strategies for Urban Development in Brazil by Diogo Lordello de Mello How Do Nigerian Manufacturers Cope with Infrastructural Deficiencies? Private Alternatives for Public Provisions by Kyu Sik Lee Information Systems for Urban Management: The Concept and Reality in Malaysia by Johari Mat The Role of the Informal Sector in Providing Urban Employment and Housing in Mexico by Martha Schteingart References Index
Responsibility: edited by G. Shabbir Cheema with the assistance of Sandra E. Ward.

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..."this is a much needed book by development scholars. I strongly recommend it and intend to use it as one of the texts for the land-use planning course that I teach."-Journal of Developing Areas Read more...

 
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