The Resource Urban poverty and climate change : life in the slums of Asia, Africa and Latin America, edited by Manoj Roy, Sally Cawood, Michaela Hordijk, David Hulme

Urban poverty and climate change : life in the slums of Asia, Africa and Latin America, edited by Manoj Roy, Sally Cawood, Michaela Hordijk, David Hulme

Label
Urban poverty and climate change : life in the slums of Asia, Africa and Latin America
Title
Urban poverty and climate change
Title remainder
life in the slums of Asia, Africa and Latin America
Statement of responsibility
edited by Manoj Roy, Sally Cawood, Michaela Hordijk, David Hulme
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
362.5091732
Index
index present
LC call number
HV4173
LC item number
.U75 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Routledge advances in climate change research
Label
Urban poverty and climate change : life in the slums of Asia, Africa and Latin America, edited by Manoj Roy, Sally Cawood, Michaela Hordijk, David Hulme
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
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
Introduction: a short positioning (referring Climurb and Change2sustain, and Climurb International Workshop) and chapter overview / Michaela Hordijk, Manoj Roy, David Hulme and Sally Cawood -- The lived experience of climate change impacts and adaptation in low income settlements / Manoj Roy, David Hulme, Michaela Hordijk and Sally Cawood -- Generations of migrants and natures of slums : distress, vulnerability and a lower middle-class in Bengaluru, India / M.S. Sriram and Anirudh Krishna -- Emerging practices of community adaptation within innovative water and climate change policies in Durban, South Africa / Catherine Sutherland, Michaela Hordijk and Dianne Scott -- A built environment perspective on adaptation in urban informal settlements, Khulna, Bangladesh / Afroza Parvin, Ashraful Alam, and Rumana Asad -- Health implications of climate change for dwellers of low-income settlements in Tanzania / Iddi Mwanyoka, Kelvin Haule, Riziki Shemdoe and Manoj Roy -- Urban livelihoods in an era of climate change : household adaptations and their limitations in Dhaka, Bangladesh / Nicola Banks -- Facing the floods : community responses to increased rainfall in Guarulhos, Brazil and Arequipa, Peru / Michaela A. Hordijk, Francine Van Den Brandeler and Maria Evangelina Fillipi -- From asset vulnerability to asset planning : negotiating climate change adaptation solutions in an informal settlement in Cartagena, Colombia / Alfredo Stein and Caroline Moser -- Climate change and water scarcity : implications for the urban poor in coastal Bangladesh / Aftab Opel -- Innovation in the context of climate change : what is happening in India's informal economy? / Barbara Harriss-White and Gilbert Rodrigo -- Can asset transfer promote adaptation amongst the extreme urban poor? Lessons from the DSK-Shiree programme in Dhaka, Bangladesh / Syed Hashemi, Sally Cawood, Noara Razzak, Mamun Ur Rashid and Manoj Roy -- Redefining risk from below : political responses to landslide risk assessments in the informal settlements of Bogota, Colombia / Arabella Fraser -- Mobilising adaptation : community knowledge and urban governance innovations in Indore, India / Eric K Chu -- Conclusion: Re-conceptualising adaptation and comparing experiences / David Hulme, Manoj Roy, Michaela Hordijk and Sally Cawood
Control code
ocn948171337
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxiii, 274 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781317914686
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
unknown
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.b34649451
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Specific material designation
remote
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  • (OCoLC)948171337
  • ebl1317506979

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