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Scaling urban environment challenges : from local to global and back / edited by Peter J. Marcotullio and Gordon McGranahan.

Contributor(s): Marcotullio, Peter J | McGranahan, Gordon.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: London, U.K. : Earthscan, 2007Description: xviii, 366 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 9781844073238 (pbk.).Subject(s): Urbanization -- Environmental aspects | Cities and towns -- Growth | Urban ecology | Sustainable developmentDDC classification: 307.76 SCA Online resources: Table of contents
Contents:
Scaling the urban environmental challenge /​ Peter J. Marcotullio and Gordon McGranahan Urban transitions and the spatial displacement of environmental burdens /​ Gordon McGranahan Variations of urban environmental transitions : the experiences of rapidly developing Asia Pacific cities /​ Peter J. Marcotullio In pursuit of a healthy urban environment in low- and middle-income nations /​ David Satterthwaite Improving urban services : indicators of access and the implication of boundaries /​ Kristof Bostoen, Pete Kolsky, and Caroline Hunt Poverty and the environmental health agenda in a low-income city : the case of the Greater Accra Metropolitan Area (GAMA), Ghana /​ Jacob Songsore &​ Gordon McGranahan Dynamics of growth and process of degenerated peripheralization in Delhi : an analysis of socio-economic segmentation and differentiation in micro environment /​ Amitabh Kundu Motorization in rapidly developing cities /​ Yok-shiu F. Lee A comparative perspective on urban transport and emerging environmental problems in middle income cities /​ Jeff Kenworthy and Craig Townsend Fixing environmental agendas in Mexico /​ Priscilla Connolly In pursuit of the sustainable city /​ Graham Haughton The metabolism of urban affluence : notes from the Greater Manchester city-region /​ Joe Ravetz Locating the "local agenda" : preserving public interest in the evolving urban world /​ Jeb Brugmann.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Scaling the urban environmental challenge /​ Peter J. Marcotullio and Gordon McGranahan
Urban transitions and the spatial displacement of environmental burdens /​ Gordon McGranahan
Variations of urban environmental transitions : the experiences of rapidly developing Asia Pacific cities /​ Peter J. Marcotullio
In pursuit of a healthy urban environment in low- and middle-income nations /​ David Satterthwaite
Improving urban services : indicators of access and the implication of boundaries /​ Kristof Bostoen, Pete Kolsky, and Caroline Hunt
Poverty and the environmental health agenda in a low-income city : the case of the Greater Accra Metropolitan Area (GAMA), Ghana /​ Jacob Songsore &​ Gordon McGranahan
Dynamics of growth and process of degenerated peripheralization in Delhi : an analysis of socio-economic segmentation and differentiation in micro environment /​ Amitabh Kundu
Motorization in rapidly developing cities /​ Yok-shiu F. Lee
A comparative perspective on urban transport and emerging environmental problems in middle income cities /​ Jeff Kenworthy and Craig Townsend
Fixing environmental agendas in Mexico /​ Priscilla Connolly
In pursuit of the sustainable city /​ Graham Haughton
The metabolism of urban affluence : notes from the Greater Manchester city-region /​ Joe Ravetz
Locating the "local agenda" : preserving public interest in the evolving urban world /​ Jeb Brugmann.

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