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Cities and development / Jo Beall and Sean Fox.

By: Beall, Jo, 1952-.
Contributor(s): Fox, Sean, 1979-.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Routledge perspectives on development: Publisher: Milton Park, Abingdon, Oxon ; New York : Routledge, 2009Description: xx, 267 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 9780415390996 (pbk); 0415390990 (pbk).Subject(s): Urbanization -- Economic aspects | Urbanization -- History -- 21st century | Cities and towns -- Growth -- History -- 21st century | Urban economics -- History -- 21st century | Poverty -- History -- 21st centuryDDC classification: 307.76 BEA Online resources: Table of contents
Contents:
Development in the first urban century -- Urbanisation and development in historical perspective -- Urbanism and economic development -- Urban poverty and vulnerability -- Managing the urban environment -- Human security in cities : crime, violence, war and terrorism -- Shaping city futures : urban planning, governance and politics.
Summary: "This book provides a critical analysis of the contribution of cities to social, political and economic development and highlights the key challenges facing urban policy makers and planners." -- Publisher's website.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Development in the first urban century -- Urbanisation and development in historical perspective -- Urbanism and economic development -- Urban poverty and vulnerability -- Managing the urban environment -- Human security in cities : crime, violence, war and terrorism -- Shaping city futures : urban planning, governance and politics.

"This book provides a critical analysis of the contribution of cities to social, political and economic development and highlights the key challenges facing urban policy makers and planners." -- Publisher's website.

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