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Managing fast growing cities : new approaches to urban planning and management in the developing world

Author: Nick Devas; Carole Rakodi
Publisher: Harlow, Essex, England : Longman Scientific & Technical ; New York : Wiley, 1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Conference publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Examines new approaches to urban planning and management. Amongst the areas covered are: urban management intervention in land markets; planning and managing urban services; political control of  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Conference papers and proceedings
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Managing fast growing cities.
Harlow, Essex, England : Longman Scientific & Technical ; New York : Wiley, 1993
(OCoLC)624197146
Material Type: Conference publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nick Devas; Carole Rakodi
ISBN: 0470220465 9780470220467 058209304X 9780582093041
OCLC Number: 27146433
Description: xii, 337 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Urban growth in Asia, Africa and Latin America is progressing at a phenomenal rate. So much so, that many of the traditional tools and methods of urban planning have proved ineffective in coping with the scale of the problem. This book reviews the experience of urban planning and management in developing countries, discussing the successes and failures and showing the way forward for the next decade. Urban land markets. Service management. The institutional framework for planning and management. Political control of decision making. Beneficiaries of urban policy and practice. Legislative basis of urban planning. The urban challenge. Planning and managing urban development. Evolving approaches. Urban management intervention in land markets. Planning and managing urban services. The institutional framework for planning, and the role of local government. Political control of urban planning and management. Planning for whom? The role of law in urban planning. Conclusions: assessing the new approaches.
Responsibility: edited by Nick Devas and Carole Rakodi.

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