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The Resource The new global frontier : urbanization, poverty and environment in the 21st century, edited by George Martine ... [et al.]

The new global frontier : urbanization, poverty and environment in the 21st century, edited by George Martine ... [et al.]

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The new global frontier : urbanization, poverty and environment in the 21st century
Title
The new global frontier
Title remainder
urbanization, poverty and environment in the 21st century
Statement of responsibility
edited by George Martine ... [et al.]
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Martine, George
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  • Urbanization
  • Urbanization
  • Cities and towns
  • Urban economics
  • Poverty
Label
The new global frontier : urbanization, poverty and environment in the 21st century, edited by George Martine ... [et al.]
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Ronald Skeldon
  • 4.
  • Land and services for the urban poor in rapidly urbanizing countries
  • Gordon McGranahan, Diana Mitlin and David Satterthwaite
  • 5.
  • Informality and poverty in Latin American urban policies
  • Martim O. Smolka and Adriana de A. Larangeira
  • 6.
  • Preparing for urban expansion : a proposed strategy for intermediate cities in Ecuador
  • Shlomo Angel
  • 1.
  • 7.
  • Organizations of the urban poor and equitable urban development : process and product
  • Gabriella Y. Carolini
  • 8.
  • Urban sustainability and global environmental change : reflections for an urban agenda
  • Roberto Sanchez-Rodriguez
  • 9.
  • Risks of climate change for urban settlements in low elevation coastal zones
  • Gordon McGranahan, Deborah Balk and Bridget Anderson
  • 10.
  • The demography of the urban transition : what we know and don't know
  • Urbanization and ecosystems : current patterns and future implications
  • Deborah Balk, Gordon McGranahan and Bridget Anderson
  • 11.
  • Urban sprawl : a challenge for sustainability
  • Daniel Joseph Hogan and Ricardo Ojima
  • 12.
  • Notes on urban-rural poverty projections and the role of migration
  • Ralph Hakkert
  • 13.
  • Women's empowerment and gender equality in urban settings : new vulnerabilities and opportunities
  • Mark R. Montgomery
  • Luis Mora
  • 14.
  • Young people in an urban world
  • Rogelio Fernandez Castilla, Laura Laski and Saskia Schellekens
  • 15.
  • Urbanization and ageing in developing countries
  • Jose Miguel Guzman and Paulo Saad
  • 16.
  • Confronting urbanization and the AIDS epidemic : a double-edged sword
  • Lynn Collins
  • 2.
  • 17.
  • Providing information for social progress in urban areas
  • Haroldo da Gama Torres
  • 18.
  • African urbanization : recent trends and implications
  • Michael J. White, Blessing U. Mberu and Mark A. Collinson
  • 19.
  • Socioeconomic heterogeneity in urban India
  • S. Chandrasekhar and Abhiroop Mukhopadhyay
  • 20.
  • Urbanization, poverty and inequity : is rural-urban migration a poverty problem, or part of the solution?
  • The urban transition in China : trends, consequences and policy implications
  • Xuemei Bai
  • 21.
  • Urbanization in Latin America and the Caribbean : experiences and lessons learned
  • Jorge Rodriguez and George Martine
  • Cecilia Tacoli, Gordon McGranahan and David Satterthwaite
  • 3.
  • Demographic and urban transitions in a global system and policy responses
Control code
12482460
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 386 p.
Isbn
9781844075591
Lccn
2008016058
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
The new global frontier : urbanization, poverty and environment in the 21st century, edited by George Martine ... [et al.]
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Ronald Skeldon
  • 4.
  • Land and services for the urban poor in rapidly urbanizing countries
  • Gordon McGranahan, Diana Mitlin and David Satterthwaite
  • 5.
  • Informality and poverty in Latin American urban policies
  • Martim O. Smolka and Adriana de A. Larangeira
  • 6.
  • Preparing for urban expansion : a proposed strategy for intermediate cities in Ecuador
  • Shlomo Angel
  • 1.
  • 7.
  • Organizations of the urban poor and equitable urban development : process and product
  • Gabriella Y. Carolini
  • 8.
  • Urban sustainability and global environmental change : reflections for an urban agenda
  • Roberto Sanchez-Rodriguez
  • 9.
  • Risks of climate change for urban settlements in low elevation coastal zones
  • Gordon McGranahan, Deborah Balk and Bridget Anderson
  • 10.
  • The demography of the urban transition : what we know and don't know
  • Urbanization and ecosystems : current patterns and future implications
  • Deborah Balk, Gordon McGranahan and Bridget Anderson
  • 11.
  • Urban sprawl : a challenge for sustainability
  • Daniel Joseph Hogan and Ricardo Ojima
  • 12.
  • Notes on urban-rural poverty projections and the role of migration
  • Ralph Hakkert
  • 13.
  • Women's empowerment and gender equality in urban settings : new vulnerabilities and opportunities
  • Mark R. Montgomery
  • Luis Mora
  • 14.
  • Young people in an urban world
  • Rogelio Fernandez Castilla, Laura Laski and Saskia Schellekens
  • 15.
  • Urbanization and ageing in developing countries
  • Jose Miguel Guzman and Paulo Saad
  • 16.
  • Confronting urbanization and the AIDS epidemic : a double-edged sword
  • Lynn Collins
  • 2.
  • 17.
  • Providing information for social progress in urban areas
  • Haroldo da Gama Torres
  • 18.
  • African urbanization : recent trends and implications
  • Michael J. White, Blessing U. Mberu and Mark A. Collinson
  • 19.
  • Socioeconomic heterogeneity in urban India
  • S. Chandrasekhar and Abhiroop Mukhopadhyay
  • 20.
  • Urbanization, poverty and inequity : is rural-urban migration a poverty problem, or part of the solution?
  • The urban transition in China : trends, consequences and policy implications
  • Xuemei Bai
  • 21.
  • Urbanization in Latin America and the Caribbean : experiences and lessons learned
  • Jorge Rodriguez and George Martine
  • Cecilia Tacoli, Gordon McGranahan and David Satterthwaite
  • 3.
  • Demographic and urban transitions in a global system and policy responses
Control code
12482460
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 386 p.
Isbn
9781844075591
Lccn
2008016058
Other physical details
ill., maps

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