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Growing up in an urbanising world / edited by Louis Chawla.

Contributor(s): Chawla, Louise [Editor.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: London : Earthscan Publications Ltd., 2002Description: 254 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.ISBN: 9781853838286 (pbk.); 1853838284 (pbk.).Subject(s): City children -- Social conditions | Urban youth -- Social conditions | Poor children -- Social conditions | Poor youth -- Social conditions | City planning -- Citizen participationDDC classification: 307.3416083 GRO Online resources: Table of contents
Contents:
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.
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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.

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