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Title Handbook of urban studies / edited by Ronan Paddison.
Imprint London ; Thousand Oaks, Calif. : SAGE, 2001.

LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 MUSKINGUM STACKS  HT151 .H318 2001    AVAILABLE  
Subject Cities and towns.
Sociology, Urban.
Alt Name Paddison, Ronan.
Add Title Urban studies
LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 MUSKINGUM STACKS  HT151 .H318 2001    AVAILABLE  
Subject Cities and towns.
Sociology, Urban.
Alt Name Paddison, Ronan.
Add Title Urban studies
Description xvii, 494 pages : illustrations, maps ; 26 cm
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Studying cities / Ronan Paddison -- Defining the city / William H. Frey and Zacharay Zimmer -- Urban ecology / Peter Saunders -- Impartial maps: reading and writing cities / Hana Wirth-Nesher -- The physical form of cities: a historico-geographical approach / J.W.R. Whitehand -- Housing in the twentieth century / Ray Forrest and Peter Williams -- Transport and the city / Tom Hart -- Managing sustainable urban environments / Roberto Camagni, Roberta Capello and Peter Nijkamp -- Urbanization, suburbanization, counterurbanization and reurbanization / Tony Champion -- Social segregation and social polarization / Chris Hamnett -- Race relations in the city / Joe T. Darden -- Communities in the city / Ronan Paddison -- Women, men, cities / Linda M. McDowell -- Urban crime in the USA and western Europe: a comparison / Paula D. McClain -- Urban scale economies / J. Vernon Henderson -- Cities in the global economy / Saskia Sassen -- The post-fordist city / W.F. Lever -- The post-industrial city / Douglas V. Shaw -- The new urban economies / Donald McNeill and Aidan While -- The growth of urban informal economies / Colin C. Williams and Jan Windebank -- Urban governance / Michael Goldsmith --Cities and services: a post-welfarist analysis / Stephen J. Bailey -- Social policy and the city / Susanne MacGregor -- Communicative planning, emancipatory politics and postmodernism / Louis Albrechts and William Denayer -- Planning, power and conflict / James Simmie -- Power, discourses and city trajectories / Mark Boyle and Robert J. Rogerson -- Cities in Pacific Asia / David W. Smith -- Post-socialist cities in flux / Grigoriy Kostinskiy -- The cities of sub-Saharan Africa: from dependency to marginality / Richard Stren and Mohamed Halfani.
ISBN 080397695X
OCLC # 45868171
Table of Contents
 Preface 
 Acknowledgements 
 Notes on Contributors 
1Studying Cities / Ronan Paddison1
2Defining the City / William H. Frey, Zachary Zimmer14
3Urban Ecology / Peter Saunders36
4Impartial Maps: Reading and Writing Cities / Hana Wirth-Nesher52
5The Physical Form of Cities: A Historico-Geographical Approach / J. W. R. Whitehand69
6Housing in the Twentieth Century / Ray Forrest, Peter Williams88
7Transport and the City / Tom Hart102
8Managing Sustainable Urban Environments / Roberto Camagni, Roberta Capello, Peter Nijkamp124
9Urbanization, Suburbanization, Counterurbanization and Reurbanization / Tony Champion143
10Social Segregation and Social Polarization / Chris Hammett162
11Race Relations in the City / Joe T. Darden177
12Communities in the City / Ronan Paddison194
13Women, Men, Cities / Linda M. McDowell206
14Urban Crime in the USA and Western Europe: A Comparison / Paula D. McClain220
15Urban Scale Economies / J. Vernon Henderson243
16Cities in the Global Economy / Saskia Sassen256
17The Post-fordist City / W. F. Lever273
18The Post-Industrial City / Douglas V. Shaw284
19The New Urban Economies / Donald McNeill, Aidan While296
20The Growth of Urban Informal Economies / Colin C. Williams, Jan Windebank308
21Urban Governance / Michael Goldsmith325
22Cities and Services: a Post-Welfarist Analysis / Stephen J. Bailey336
23Social Policy and the City / Susanne MacGregor351
24Communicative Planning, Emancipatory Politics and Postmodernism / Louis Albrechts, William Denayer369
25Planning, Power and Conflict / James Simmie385
26Power, Discourses and City Trajectories / Mark Boyle, Robert J. Rogerson402
27Cities in Pacific Asia / David W. Smith419
28Post-Socialist Cities in Flux / Grigoriy Kostinskiy451
29The Cities of Sub-Saharan Africa: From Dependency to Marginality / Richard Stren, Mohamed Halfant466
 Index486



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