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Urbanization and development in Asia : multidimensional perspectives / edited by Jo Beall, Basudeb Guha-Khasnobis, Ravi Kanbur.

Contributor(s): Beall, Jo, 1952- | Guha-Khasnobis, Basudeb | Kanbur, S. M. Ravi.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: New Delhi : Oxford University Press, 2012Edition: 1st ed.Description: xii, 336 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm.ISBN: 9780198078531 (hbk.); 0198078536 (hbk.).Subject(s): Urbanization -- Asia -- Congresses | Rural-urban migration -- Asia -- Congresses | Globalization -- Social aspects -- AsiaDDC classification: 307.76095 URB Online resources: Table of contents
Contents:
Machine generated contents note: pt. I Introduction 1.Creating Place for the Displaced: Migration and Urbanization in Asia /​ Ravi Kanbur pt. II Globalization and Urbanization 2.Globalization and Exclusionary Urban Growth in Asian Countries /​ Debolina Kundu 3.ICT Sector, Globalization, and Urban Economic Growth Evidence from Bangalore /​ M.R. Narayana 4.Place and Identity on the Borderland between Old and New in Shanghai: A Case Study /​ Deljana Iossifova pt. III Migration and Urbanization 5.Globalizing Shanghai: International Migration and the Global City /​ Wei Shen 6.Globalizing Households and Multi-ethnic Community Building in Japan /​ Chihiro Ishii 7.Foundations of Minority Communities: Resident Koreans in Japan /​ David Rands pt. IV Governance and Urbanization 8.High Stakes, High Leverage: The Case for Efficient Urban Form in China /​ Zhenshan Yang 9.Fiscal Decentralization and Urbanization in Indonesia /​ Luiz de Mello Contents note continued: 10.Moderating Urbanization and Managing Growth: How Can Colombo Prevent the Emerging Chaos? /​ Ranjith Dayaratne pt. V Women in Urban Settings 11.Women and Landed Property in Urban India: Negotiating Closed Doors and Windows of Opportunity /​ Bipasha Baruah 12.Urbanization and the South Asian Enigma: A Case Study of India /​ K.S. James pt. VI Infrastructure in Urban Peripheries 13.Why Do Peri-urban Households Invest in Improved, Piped Water? A Case Study from Can Tho, Vietnam /​ James H. Spencer 14.The Excluded Poor: How Targeting Has Left Out the Poor in Peripheral Cities in the Philippines /​ Michael P. Canares.
Summary: Contributed articles presented at the conference in Kolkata, December 2008.
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Includes bibliographical references.

Machine generated contents note: pt. I Introduction
1.Creating Place for the Displaced: Migration and Urbanization in Asia /​ Ravi Kanbur
pt. II Globalization and Urbanization
2.Globalization and Exclusionary Urban Growth in Asian Countries /​ Debolina Kundu
3.ICT Sector, Globalization, and Urban Economic Growth Evidence from Bangalore /​ M.R. Narayana
4.Place and Identity on the Borderland between Old and New in Shanghai: A Case Study /​ Deljana Iossifova
pt. III Migration and Urbanization
5.Globalizing Shanghai: International Migration and the Global City /​ Wei Shen
6.Globalizing Households and Multi-ethnic Community Building in Japan /​ Chihiro Ishii
7.Foundations of Minority Communities: Resident Koreans in Japan /​ David Rands
pt. IV Governance and Urbanization
8.High Stakes, High Leverage: The Case for Efficient Urban Form in China /​ Zhenshan Yang
9.Fiscal Decentralization and Urbanization in Indonesia /​ Luiz de Mello
Contents note continued: 10.Moderating Urbanization and Managing Growth: How Can Colombo Prevent the Emerging Chaos? /​ Ranjith Dayaratne
pt. V Women in Urban Settings
11.Women and Landed Property in Urban India: Negotiating Closed Doors and Windows of Opportunity /​ Bipasha Baruah
12.Urbanization and the South Asian Enigma: A Case Study of India /​ K.S. James
pt. VI Infrastructure in Urban Peripheries
13.Why Do Peri-urban Households Invest in Improved, Piped Water? A Case Study from Can Tho, Vietnam /​ James H. Spencer
14.The Excluded Poor: How Targeting Has Left Out the Poor in Peripheral Cities in the Philippines /​ Michael P. Canares.

Contributed articles presented at the conference in Kolkata, December 2008.

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