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The Resource Megacities : the politics of urban exclusion and violence in the global south, edited by Kees Koonings and Dirk Kruijt, (electronic resource)

Megacities : the politics of urban exclusion and violence in the global south, edited by Kees Koonings and Dirk Kruijt, (electronic resource)

Label
Megacities : the politics of urban exclusion and violence in the global south
Title
Megacities
Title remainder
the politics of urban exclusion and violence in the global south
Statement of responsibility
edited by Kees Koonings and Dirk Kruijt
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
362.509173/2
LC call number
HV4173
LC item number
.M44 2009
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Koonings, Kees
  • Kruijt, Dirk
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Urban poor
  • Urban poor
  • Marginality, Social
  • Marginality, Social
  • Urban violence
  • Urban violence
  • Cities and towns
  • Cities and towns
  • Urbanization
  • Urbanization
  • Developing countries
  • Southern Hemisphere
Label
Megacities : the politics of urban exclusion and violence in the global south, edited by Kees Koonings and Dirk Kruijt, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"The chapters of this book were originally presented as draft papers at the conference 'The politics of urban poverty, exclusion and violence: comparative analysis and policy insights,' organized in The Hague on 27 and 28 September 2007"--P. vii
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 178-194) and index
Contents
The rise of megacities and the urbanization of informality, exclusion and violence / Dirk Kruijt and Kees Koonings -- From popular movements to drug gangs to militias : an anatomy of violence in Rio de Janeiro / Robert Gay -- Megacity's violence and its consequences in Rio de Janeiro / Janice Perlman -- Coping with urban violence : state and community responses to crime and insecurity in Guayaquil, Ecuador / Caroline Moser -- Middle Eastern megacities : social exclusion, popular movements and the quiet encroachment of the urban poor / Asef Bayat -- Urban governance and the paradox of conflict / Jo Beall -- Shoot the citizen, save the customer : participatory budgeting and bare citizenship in Porto Alegre, Brazil / Sérgio Baierle -- Crisis of the state, violence in the city / Mariano Aguirre -- Urban exclusion and the (false) assumptions of spatial policy reform in South Africa / Susan Parnell and Owen Crankshaw -- Conclusions : governing exclusion and violence in megacities / Kees Koonings and Dirk Kruijt
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000363079
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unknown
Isbn
9781848132955
Isbn Type
(hb)
Lccn
2010280514
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000363079
Label
Megacities : the politics of urban exclusion and violence in the global south, edited by Kees Koonings and Dirk Kruijt, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
"The chapters of this book were originally presented as draft papers at the conference 'The politics of urban poverty, exclusion and violence: comparative analysis and policy insights,' organized in The Hague on 27 and 28 September 2007"--P. vii
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 178-194) and index
Contents
The rise of megacities and the urbanization of informality, exclusion and violence / Dirk Kruijt and Kees Koonings -- From popular movements to drug gangs to militias : an anatomy of violence in Rio de Janeiro / Robert Gay -- Megacity's violence and its consequences in Rio de Janeiro / Janice Perlman -- Coping with urban violence : state and community responses to crime and insecurity in Guayaquil, Ecuador / Caroline Moser -- Middle Eastern megacities : social exclusion, popular movements and the quiet encroachment of the urban poor / Asef Bayat -- Urban governance and the paradox of conflict / Jo Beall -- Shoot the citizen, save the customer : participatory budgeting and bare citizenship in Porto Alegre, Brazil / Sérgio Baierle -- Crisis of the state, violence in the city / Mariano Aguirre -- Urban exclusion and the (false) assumptions of spatial policy reform in South Africa / Susan Parnell and Owen Crankshaw -- Conclusions : governing exclusion and violence in megacities / Kees Koonings and Dirk Kruijt
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000363079
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9781848132955
Isbn Type
(hb)
Lccn
2010280514
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000363079

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