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Author Irazábal, Clara
Title City making and urban governance in the Americas : Curitiba and Portland / Clara Irazábal
Imprint Aldershot, Hants, England ; Burlington, Vt. : Ashgate, c2005
book jacket
 人文社會聯圖  HT169.B872 C8753 2005    AVAILABLE    30610020202057
 Modern History Library  307.1216 I65    AVAILABLE    30550100406956
Descript viii, 335 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm
Series Design and the built environment series
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [309]-327) and index
Beyond the urban convergence/divergence debate : architecture and urbanism in a global urban context -- Urban governance and citizen participation : definitions and models -- Urban governance in comparative perspective : Curitiba and Portland -- The politics of urban and regional development in Curitiba -- The politics of urban and regional development in Portland -- Gated and edge cities : community and alienation in Curitiba -- Housing and growth management debates in Portland : conflicting planning views, contrasting architectural typologies -- Architecture and image-making : invocations of tradition vs. critical transnationalism in Curitiba -- Nike vis-à-vis Adidas : spatializing regional planning discourses in Portland's global corporate architecture
Lib. has: reprinted 2006. MH
Subject City planning -- Brazil -- Curitiba
City planning -- Oregon -- Portland
Curitiba (Brazil) -- Politics and government
Portland (Or.) -- Politics and government
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