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Title Directors of urban change in Asia [electronic resource] / edited by Peter J.M. Nas
Imprint London ; New York : Routledge, 2005
Descript xii, 269 p. : ill., maps
Series Routledge advances in Asia-Pacific studies ; 9
Routledge advances in Asia-Pacific studies ; 9
Note Based on papers presented at the international workshop Mega-urbanization in Asia and Europe : directors of urban change in a comparative perspective, held in Leiden, 12-14 December 2002
Includes bibliographical references and index
Introduction: directors of urban change / Peter J.M. Nas -- Colombo / Siri T. Hettige -- Guangzhou City: ever-changing urban planning / Zhou Daming -- Hanoi: between the imperfect past and the conditional future / Hans Schenk -- Jakarta: conflicting directions / Pratiwo and Peter J.M. Nas -- Kuala Lumpur and Singapore: high hopes versus a low profile / Freek Colombijn -- Makassar: set, backstage and a diva in an Indonesian secondary city / Christoph Antweiler -- Metro Manila: designers or directors of urban development? / Otto van den Muijzenberg and Ton van Naerssen -- Nanjing: promoting the ICT sector / Meine Pieter van Dijk -- Semarang: was H.F. Tillema a director of urban change? / Peter J.M. Nas and Kirsten Theuns -- Surabaya: the bridge to Madura / Manuelle Franck -- Tehran: a mega-city built without a vision / Soheila Shahshahani -- Tokyo: paradise of speculators and builders / Shuji Funo
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries
Subject Urban policy -- Asia -- Case studies
City planning -- Asia -- Case studies
Urbanization -- Asia -- Case studies
Cities and towns -- Asia -- Growth -- Case studies
Electronic books
Alt Author Nas, P
ProQuest (Firm)
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