Growing up in an urbanising world / edited by Louis Chawla. - London : Earthscan Publications Ltd., 2002. - 254 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.

Published in association with UNESCO.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Foreword /​ Pierre Sane
Introductory Note /​ Nadia Auriat
Ch. 1. Introduction: Cities for Human Development /​ Louise Chawla
Ch. 2. Argentina: Our Neighbourhood is Like That! /​ Nilda Cosco and Robin Moore
Ch. 3. United Kingdom: Contested Worlds /​ Barry Percy-Smith
Ch. 4. Australia: Australian Youth /​ Karen Malone and Lindsay Hasluck
Ch. 5. South Africa: Children in a South African Squatter Camp Gain and Lose a Voice /​ Jill Swart-Kruger
Ch. 6. India: Tales from Truth Town /​ Kanchan Bannerjee and David Driskell
Ch. 7. Norway: Large but Not Unlimited Freedom in a Nordic City /​ Hanne Wilhjelm
Ch. 8. United States: Between Fences /​ Ilaria Salvadori
Ch. 9. Poland: Adapting During a Time of Great Change /​ Piotr-Olaf Zylicz
Ch. 10. Conclusion: Toward Better Cities for Children and Youth /​ Louise Chawla
App. Research Guidelines.

9781853838286 (pbk.) 18.95 Euros 1853838284 (pbk.)


City children--Social conditions.
Urban youth--Social conditions.
Poor children--Social conditions.
Poor youth--Social conditions.
City planning--Citizen participation.

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