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Author Beall, Jo, 1952-

Title Cities and development / Jo Beall and Sean Fox
Published Milton Park, Abingdon, Oxon ; New York : Routledge, 2009


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Description xx, 267 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Series Routledge perspectives on development
Routledge perspectives on development.
Contents Development in the first urban century -- Urbanisation and development in historical perspective -- Urbanism and economic development -- Urban poverty and vulnerability -- Managing the urban environment -- Human security in cities : crime, violence, war and terrorism -- Shaping city futures : urban planning, governance and politics
Summary "This book provides a critical analysis of the contribution of cities to social, political and economic development and highlights the key challenges facing urban policy makers and planners." -- Publisher's website
Notes Formerly CIP. Uk
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 231-254) and index
Subject Urbanization -- Economic aspects.
Urbanization -- History -- 21st century.
Cities and towns -- Growth -- History -- 21st century.
Urban economics -- History -- 21st century.
Poverty -- History -- 21st century.
Genre/Form History.
Author Fox, Sean, 1979-
LC no. 2008052776
ISBN 9780415390996 paperback
9780415390989 hardback
9780203086452 ebook