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The Resource 50 years of urban planning in Singapore, editor, Chye Kiang Heng

50 years of urban planning in Singapore, editor, Chye Kiang Heng

Label
50 years of urban planning in Singapore
Title
50 years of urban planning in Singapore
Statement of responsibility
editor, Chye Kiang Heng
Title variation
Fifty years of urban planning in Singapore
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Dewey number
307.1/216095957
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Heng, Chye Kiang
Series statement
World Scientific series on Singapore's 50 years of nation-building
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • City planning
  • Urban policy
Label
50 years of urban planning in Singapore, editor, Chye Kiang Heng
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
  • Foreword; Preface; About the Editor; About the Contributors; Part 1 Paradigms, Policies & Processes; Chapter 1 The Early Years of Nation-Building: Reflections on Singapore's Urban History; Introduction; The Colonial Legacy: An Urban Story of Inheritance and Loss; The Road to Independence: Challenges and Opportunities; A Young Nation with Bold Urban Plans; Public Housing: Reinventing the Way-of-Living; Urban Renewal: A Formula for Conservation, Rehabilitation, and Rebuilding; Government Land Sales: Private Participation and Economic Development; The Significant Role of URA and HDB
  • Long-term Planning for the Future: Genesis of the 1971 Concept PlanConclusion: Lessons from the Past are Lessons for the Future; Acknowledgement; References; Chapter 2 Planning & Urbanisation in Singapore: A 50-Year Journey; Introduction; Close and Compatible Collaboration; The Four Main Objectives of Urbanisation; 1. Basic Needs of People; 2. Basic Functions of Land; 3. Sustainability of Land; 4. Liveability for People; A Rewarding Journey; Acknowledgement; Chapter 3 Economic Planning for Productivity, Growth, and Prosperity; Introduction; Singapore's Industry Phases Over the Decades
  • 1960s: Labour-Intensive1970s: Skills-Intensive; 1980s: Capital-Intensive; 1990s: Technology-Intensive; 2000s and Today: Knowledge- and Innovation-Intensive; Industry Creation and the Singapore Approach; Strategic Investments in Hardware and Software Development; Hardware Development: Infrastructure; Software Development: Talent; Conclusion: The Future of Economic Planning; References; Chapter 4 Environmental Planning for Sustainable Development; Land Use; Critical Environmental Infrastructure; Drainage; Sanitation; Water Supply; Waste Disposal; Critical Success Factors: The 4 Ps
  • Political LeadershipPublic Sector Effectiveness and Efficiency; Private Sector Competitiveness and Social Responsibility; People Participation and Ownership; New Environment Challenges; A Higher Quality of Environment; Climate Change; Environmental Sustainability; Environment: Singapore's Competitive Advantage; Acknowledgements; Part 2 The Built Environment as a Sum of Parts; Chapter 5 Planning to Overcome the Constraints of Scarcity; Planning Philosophy; A Long-term Land-use Planning Framework; Transparency in Implementation; Finding Our Own Solutions; Public Housing; Greenery
  • Water ManagementMeeting Changing Aspirations; Singapore in Another 50 Years; Chapter 6 Making Singapore a Liveable and Sustainable City: Our Urban Systems Approach; The CLC Liveability Framework; The Principles of Integrated Master Planning and Development; Principle 1: Think Long Term; Singapore's Historical Town Planning System; The State and City Planning Project-Beginnings of a Long-Term Approach; The 1971 Concept Plan-Building Foundations for Long-Term Planning; The 1991 Concept Plan-The Watershed Plan; Principle 2: Fight Productively; Principle 3: Build In Some Flexibility
Control code
ocn966175467
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxv, 322 pages ):
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789814656474
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps (some color
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)966175467
Label
50 years of urban planning in Singapore, editor, Chye Kiang Heng
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
  • Foreword; Preface; About the Editor; About the Contributors; Part 1 Paradigms, Policies & Processes; Chapter 1 The Early Years of Nation-Building: Reflections on Singapore's Urban History; Introduction; The Colonial Legacy: An Urban Story of Inheritance and Loss; The Road to Independence: Challenges and Opportunities; A Young Nation with Bold Urban Plans; Public Housing: Reinventing the Way-of-Living; Urban Renewal: A Formula for Conservation, Rehabilitation, and Rebuilding; Government Land Sales: Private Participation and Economic Development; The Significant Role of URA and HDB
  • Long-term Planning for the Future: Genesis of the 1971 Concept PlanConclusion: Lessons from the Past are Lessons for the Future; Acknowledgement; References; Chapter 2 Planning & Urbanisation in Singapore: A 50-Year Journey; Introduction; Close and Compatible Collaboration; The Four Main Objectives of Urbanisation; 1. Basic Needs of People; 2. Basic Functions of Land; 3. Sustainability of Land; 4. Liveability for People; A Rewarding Journey; Acknowledgement; Chapter 3 Economic Planning for Productivity, Growth, and Prosperity; Introduction; Singapore's Industry Phases Over the Decades
  • 1960s: Labour-Intensive1970s: Skills-Intensive; 1980s: Capital-Intensive; 1990s: Technology-Intensive; 2000s and Today: Knowledge- and Innovation-Intensive; Industry Creation and the Singapore Approach; Strategic Investments in Hardware and Software Development; Hardware Development: Infrastructure; Software Development: Talent; Conclusion: The Future of Economic Planning; References; Chapter 4 Environmental Planning for Sustainable Development; Land Use; Critical Environmental Infrastructure; Drainage; Sanitation; Water Supply; Waste Disposal; Critical Success Factors: The 4 Ps
  • Political LeadershipPublic Sector Effectiveness and Efficiency; Private Sector Competitiveness and Social Responsibility; People Participation and Ownership; New Environment Challenges; A Higher Quality of Environment; Climate Change; Environmental Sustainability; Environment: Singapore's Competitive Advantage; Acknowledgements; Part 2 The Built Environment as a Sum of Parts; Chapter 5 Planning to Overcome the Constraints of Scarcity; Planning Philosophy; A Long-term Land-use Planning Framework; Transparency in Implementation; Finding Our Own Solutions; Public Housing; Greenery
  • Water ManagementMeeting Changing Aspirations; Singapore in Another 50 Years; Chapter 6 Making Singapore a Liveable and Sustainable City: Our Urban Systems Approach; The CLC Liveability Framework; The Principles of Integrated Master Planning and Development; Principle 1: Think Long Term; Singapore's Historical Town Planning System; The State and City Planning Project-Beginnings of a Long-Term Approach; The 1971 Concept Plan-Building Foundations for Long-Term Planning; The 1991 Concept Plan-The Watershed Plan; Principle 2: Fight Productively; Principle 3: Build In Some Flexibility
Control code
ocn966175467
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxv, 322 pages ):
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789814656474
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps (some color
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)966175467

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