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The Resource Urbanisation in the Island Pacific : towards sustainable development, John Connell and John Lea

Urbanisation in the Island Pacific : towards sustainable development, John Connell and John Lea

Label
Urbanisation in the Island Pacific : towards sustainable development
Title
Urbanisation in the Island Pacific
Title remainder
towards sustainable development
Statement of responsibility
John Connell and John Lea
Title variation
Urbanization in the Island Pacific
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Managing rapid urban growth presents a significant challenge in the small independent countries of the Pacific Islands. Although they originated in colonial times, the towns and cities are now distinctively post-colonial, with economies, environments and social structures that reflect unique island characteristics. This transformation has stimulated new concerns, such as the causes and effects of pollution, the need for employment for landless migrants, the need for adequate and affordable housing and the financing of expanding urban services. This book explores the diversity of the urban exper
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Connell, John
Dewey number
307.76/099
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HT384
LC item number
.P16 2002eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Lea, John P
Series statement
Routledge Pacific rim geographies
Series volume
3
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Urbanization
  • Cities and towns
  • Sustainable development
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Cities and towns
  • Sustainable development
  • Urbanization
  • Pacific Area
  • Nachhaltigkeit
  • Verstädterung
  • Pazifischer Raum
  • Ozeanien
  • Urbanisation
  • Pacific region
Label
Urbanisation in the Island Pacific : towards sustainable development, John Connell and John Lea
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 213-233) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chapter 1 Introduction -- An urban Pacific -- part Part 1 The context of urbanisation in the Pacific -- chapter 2 The colonial heritage -- chapter 3 Population growth and migration -- chapter 4 Economic development -- Towards the city? -- part Part 2 Urban issues -- chapter 5 Managing urbanisation -- chapter 6 Land and urban life -- chapter 7 Housing and the urban environment -- part Part 3 Sustaining Pacific urban society? -- chapter 8 Living in town -- A sustainable future?
Control code
52158008
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 240 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203453070
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)52158008
Label
Urbanisation in the Island Pacific : towards sustainable development, John Connell and John Lea
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 213-233) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chapter 1 Introduction -- An urban Pacific -- part Part 1 The context of urbanisation in the Pacific -- chapter 2 The colonial heritage -- chapter 3 Population growth and migration -- chapter 4 Economic development -- Towards the city? -- part Part 2 Urban issues -- chapter 5 Managing urbanisation -- chapter 6 Land and urban life -- chapter 7 Housing and the urban environment -- part Part 3 Sustaining Pacific urban society? -- chapter 8 Living in town -- A sustainable future?
Control code
52158008
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 240 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203453070
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)52158008

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