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Title Five cities : modelling Asian urban population-environment dynamics / editors, Gayl D. Ness with Michael M. Low
Published Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2000


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Description xiv, 311 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color), maps (some color) ; 25 cm
Contents I. Introduction: Vignettes, History, Theory and Methods / Gayl D. Ness and Michael M. Low -- 1. Five Cities: Two by Air and Three by Sea -- 2. The Long View: Urban Population-Environment Dynamics in Historical Perspective -- 3. The Methodological View: Addressing Asian Urban Population-Environment Dynamics -- II. Five Cities: Individual Case Studies -- 4. Faisalabad: A City under Double Pressures / Kashwar Ijaz, Kareem Iqbal and Ali Ijaz -- 5. Khon Kaen: Heart of the North-East / Krasae Chanawongse, Peerasit Kamnuansilpa and Supawatanakorn Wongthanavasu / [et al.] -- 6. Cebu City: Heart of the Central Philippines / Wilhelm Flieger -- 7. Pusan: Promises and Challenges of Rapid Growth / Jung-Duk Lim -- 8. Kobe City: Well-Managed Population-Environment Dynamics / Kiyoyuki Kanemitsu, Kyoji Ueda and Tsukasa Hashimoto / [et al.] -- III. Comparisons, Lessons and Implications -- 9. Five Cities: Lessons of Matter and Method / Gayl D. Ness
10. What is to be Done? / Gayl D. Ness and Michael M. Low
Notes "For AUICK and UMPEDP."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [295]-300) and index
Subject City planning -- Environmental aspects -- Asia.
Urbanization -- Environmental aspects -- Asia.
Urbanization -- Asia.
Cities and towns -- Asia -- Growth.
City planning -- Asia.
Asia -- Population -- Environmental aspects.
Asia -- Population.
Author Ness, Gayl D.
Low, Michael M.
Asian Urban Information Center of Kobe.
University of Michigan. Population-Environment Dynamics Project.
LC no. 00712409
ISBN 0195886933
Other Titles Modelling Asian urban population-environment dynamics