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Planning in cities : sustainability and growth in the developing world / edited by Roger Zetter and Rodney White ; assisted by Lesley Downing.

Contributor(s): Zetter, Roger | White, Rodney R | [Downing, Lesley.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Urban management series. Publisher: London : ITDG Pub., 2002Description: xvi, 247 p. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 1853395439; 9781853395437 (pbk.).Subject(s): City planning -- Developing countries | City planning -- Environmental aspects -- Developing countries | City planning -- Developing countries -- Case studies | City planning -- Environmental aspects -- Developing countries -- Case studiesDDC classification: 307.1216091724 PLA Online resources: Table of contents only
Contents:
Introduction /​ Roger Zetter and Rodney White Pt. I. Issues and discourses: development, urbanization and sustainability 1. Sustainable development: between development and environment agendas in the developing world /​ Al-Moataz Hassan and Roger Zetter 2. Market enablement or sustainable development: the conflicting paradigms of urbanization /​ Roger Zetter 3. Environmental health or ecological sustainability? Reconciling the brown and green agendas in urban development /​ Gordon McGranahan and David Satterthwaite 4. African cities and climate change: the global context for sustainable development /​ Rodney R. White Pt. II. Planning for sustainable growth 5. Urban planning and the rationale of the market: the elimination of the intermediate urban level in Bogota /​ Andres Ortiz-Gomez 6. Public sector capacity-building and urban policy change in the Kingdom of Lesotho: implications for international development assistance /​ Cormac Davey 7. Property taxation, public finance and sustainable development: the case of Belem, Brazil /​ Jose Julio Lima 8. Urban livelihoods, shocks and stresses /​ David Sanderson 9. International agency shelter policy in the 1990's: experience from Mozambique and Costa Rica /​ Paul Jenkins and Harry Smith 10. Authoritarianism and sustainability in Cairo: what failed urban development projects tell us about Egyptian politics /​ W. Judson Dorman 11. The sustainability of community development in El Mezquital, Guatemala City /​ Emma Grant 12. From apartheid city to sustainable city: the compact city approach as regulative ideal /​ Koyi Mchunu 13. Structural adjustment and water supply in Bolivia: managing diversity, reproducing inequality /​ Carlos Crespo Flores 14. Linking theory and practice in development processes: the case of urban sanitation /​ Kevin Tayler.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Introduction /​ Roger Zetter and Rodney White
Pt. I. Issues and discourses: development, urbanization and sustainability
1. Sustainable development: between development and environment agendas in the developing world /​ Al-Moataz Hassan and Roger Zetter
2. Market enablement or sustainable development: the conflicting paradigms of urbanization /​ Roger Zetter
3. Environmental health or ecological sustainability? Reconciling the brown and green agendas in urban development /​ Gordon McGranahan and David Satterthwaite
4. African cities and climate change: the global context for sustainable development /​ Rodney R. White
Pt. II. Planning for sustainable growth
5. Urban planning and the rationale of the market: the elimination of the intermediate urban level in Bogota /​ Andres Ortiz-Gomez
6. Public sector capacity-building and urban policy change in the Kingdom of Lesotho: implications for international development assistance /​ Cormac Davey
7. Property taxation, public finance and sustainable development: the case of Belem, Brazil /​ Jose Julio Lima
8. Urban livelihoods, shocks and stresses /​ David Sanderson
9. International agency shelter policy in the 1990's: experience from Mozambique and Costa Rica /​ Paul Jenkins and Harry Smith
10. Authoritarianism and sustainability in Cairo: what failed urban development projects tell us about Egyptian politics /​ W. Judson Dorman
11. The sustainability of community development in El Mezquital, Guatemala City /​ Emma Grant
12. From apartheid city to sustainable city: the compact city approach as regulative ideal /​ Koyi Mchunu
13. Structural adjustment and water supply in Bolivia: managing diversity, reproducing inequality /​ Carlos Crespo Flores
14. Linking theory and practice in development processes: the case of urban sanitation /​ Kevin Tayler.

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