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The Resource The social sustainability of cities : diversity and the management of change, edited by Mario Polèse and Richard Stren

The social sustainability of cities : diversity and the management of change, edited by Mario Polèse and Richard Stren

Label
The social sustainability of cities : diversity and the management of change
Title
The social sustainability of cities
Title remainder
diversity and the management of change
Statement of responsibility
edited by Mario Polèse and Richard Stren
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Some cities have been more successful than others in creating environments conducive to the cohabitation of a diverse population. Case studies analyze ten cities in North America, South America, Europe, and Africa in terms of their social sustainability
Cataloging source
CaOTU
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Language note
English
Literary form
essays
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Polèse, Mario
  • Stren, Richard E
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sociology, Urban
  • Cities and towns
  • Sociologie urbaine
  • Petites villes
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Cities and towns
  • Sociology, Urban
  • Stadtsoziologie
  • Aufsatzsammlung
Label
The social sustainability of cities : diversity and the management of change, edited by Mario Polèse and Richard Stren
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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
Understanding the new sociocultural dynamics of cities : comparative urban policy in a global context / Richard Stren and Mario Polèse -- The social sustainability of Montreal : a local or a state matter? / Anne-Marie Séguin and Annick Germain -- Governance and social sustainability : the Toronto experience / Frances Frisken [and others] -- Miami : governing the city through crime / Jonathan Simon -- 'A Third-World city in the First World' : social exclusion, racial inequality, and sustainable development in Baltimore, Maryland / Marc V. Levine -- Geneva : does wealth ensure social stability? / Antoine S. Bailly -- Room to manoeuvre : governance, the post-industrial economy, and housing provision in Rotterdam / Frans Dieleman and Robert C. Kloosterman -- São Paulo and the challenges for social sustainability : the case of an urban housing policy / Ana Amélia da Silva -- Downtown San Salvador : housing, public spaces, and economic transformation / Mario Lungo -- Social transformation in a post-colonial city : the case of Nairobi / Diana Lee-Smith and Davinder Lamba -- Cape Town : seeking social sustainability in a fast-growing city / Joh Abbott -- Learning from each other : policy choices and the social sustainability of cities / Mario Polèse
Control code
ocn244768761
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 334 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781442682399
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt58fp1
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)244768761
Label
The social sustainability of cities : diversity and the management of change, edited by Mario Polèse and Richard Stren
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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
Understanding the new sociocultural dynamics of cities : comparative urban policy in a global context / Richard Stren and Mario Polèse -- The social sustainability of Montreal : a local or a state matter? / Anne-Marie Séguin and Annick Germain -- Governance and social sustainability : the Toronto experience / Frances Frisken [and others] -- Miami : governing the city through crime / Jonathan Simon -- 'A Third-World city in the First World' : social exclusion, racial inequality, and sustainable development in Baltimore, Maryland / Marc V. Levine -- Geneva : does wealth ensure social stability? / Antoine S. Bailly -- Room to manoeuvre : governance, the post-industrial economy, and housing provision in Rotterdam / Frans Dieleman and Robert C. Kloosterman -- São Paulo and the challenges for social sustainability : the case of an urban housing policy / Ana Amélia da Silva -- Downtown San Salvador : housing, public spaces, and economic transformation / Mario Lungo -- Social transformation in a post-colonial city : the case of Nairobi / Diana Lee-Smith and Davinder Lamba -- Cape Town : seeking social sustainability in a fast-growing city / Joh Abbott -- Learning from each other : policy choices and the social sustainability of cities / Mario Polèse
Control code
ocn244768761
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 334 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781442682399
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt58fp1
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)244768761

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