The Resource Cities and crisis, Josef W. Konvitz, (electronic resource)

Cities and crisis, Josef W. Konvitz, (electronic resource)

Label
Cities and crisis
Title
Cities and crisis
Statement of responsibility
Josef W. Konvitz
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The author provides an ambitious global study of the state of cities in the early 21st century, their role in society, and the implications of crises that affect cities, now and in the future, for national policy and international relations
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
307.76
Index
index present
LC call number
HT151
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Cities and crisis, Josef W. Konvitz, (electronic resource)
Publication
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Contents
  • Cover ; Cities and crisis; Contents; Preface and acknowledgments; Abbreviations; Introduction: the difference a crisis makes; PART I: If cities are like dynamos, why is the economy sputtering?; {u2007}1 We are where we are, but how did we get here?; {u2007}2 Housing and cities: toward what future?; {u2007}3 Infrastructure and innovation: new limits to growth; {u2007}4 Managing space better: the problem of shrinking cities and economies; {u2007}5 Jobs to people: livability, governance, and strategic planning; PART II: Making cities safer; {u2007}6 The vulnerability and resilience of cities
  • {u2007}7 Regulatory governance, risk, and the new security economiesPART III: Cities and paradigms for economic governance; {u2007}8 How the West overcomes crises, reduces risks, and copes with uncertainty; {u2007}9 Paradigms for economic governance: how cities grew bigger and better; 10 Cities and nation-states in the urban age: will inter-dependence reshape rules for the twenty-first century?; Index
Control code
ocn945736476
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781784996666
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b34946743
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)945736476
  • ebl1526103974

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