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CITIES AND DEVELOPMENT. Second edition. Sean Fox and Tom Goodfellow. Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, New York, 2016. Routledge Perspectives on Development. Original edition published 2009. 358 pp. with 37 ills. 24 x 16 cm. LC 2015-32847 ISBN 9780415740715 In English.
Paperbound edition also available; see Worldwide 173415. Publisher's description: This revised and expanded second edition of Cities and Development explores the dynamic relationship between urbanism and development from a global perspective. The book surveys a wide range of topics, including: the historical origins of world urbanization; the role cities play in the process of economic development; the nature of urban poverty and the challenge of promoting sustainable livelihoods; the complexities of managing urban land, housing, infrastructure and urban services; and the spectres of endemic crime, conflict and violence in urban areas. This updated volume also contains two entirely new chapters: one that examines the links between urbanisation and environmental change, and a second that focuses on urban governance and politics.
Indexing: Western, International (Western Style) — Post-2000 — Architecture — Urban Planning
Plans: 73
Worldwide Number: 173414
Hardcover $155.00x (libraries receive a 10% discount on this title)    

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