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Title Transforming Asian cities [electronic resource] : intellectual impasse, Asianizing space, and emerging trans-localities / edited by Nihal Perera and Wing Shing Tang.
Published Milton Park, Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY : Routledge, 2013.
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 Electronic Book  HT147.A2 T73 2013eb    ONLINE
Edition 1st ed.
Description 1 online resource (xix, 296 p.) : ill.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Seoul : a Korean capital / Sharon Hong -- Rajadamnoen Avenue : Thailand's transformative path towards modern polity / Koompong Noobanjong -- Public art, urban renewal, and the construction of a national history : the Revive Manila program and the new Manileno campaign / Tessa Guazon -- An unexpected urban renewal practice : the emergence of a multi-cultural historic plaza in Taipei / Huey-Jiun Wang -- Critical vernacularism : a view of architecture from the places of production / Nihal Perera -- Housing rights and citizenship of rural migrants in urban China : the case of Yuanhenong, Shanghai / Zhao Yeqin -- Ordinary lives in extraordinary Cyberabad / Diganta Das -- Street vending in Indonesian cities : their characteristics and activities in Yogyakarta / Deden Rukmana and Djarot Purbadi -- Perceptions of tenure security in a squatter settlement in Lahore, Pakistan / Fatima Wajahat -- The struggle for living space : ethnicity, housing, and the politics of urban renewal in Japan's squatter areas / Takuya Motooka, Toshio Mizuuchi -- Contests over community : a community organization in Hong Kong / Leung, Hon-Chu -- Traversing the city : some gendered questions of access in Mumbai / Shilpa Phadke -- Indianizing the neighborhood unit : the Jawaharnagar plan / Sanjeev Vidyarti -- Planning and self-organizing : the case of small towns in Sri Lanka / Jagath Munasinghe -- Niche authority in urbanized villages : bottom-up codetermination in megacity China / Sonia Schoon.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Cities and towns -- Asia.
Sociology, Urban -- Asia.
Related Names Perera, Nihal.
Tang, Wing-shing.
Related To Print version: Transforming Asian cities. Milton Park, Abingdon, Oxon ; Routledge, 2013. 9780415507387 0415507383 9780415507394 0415507391 (DLC) 2012013911
ISBN 1136203737 (electronic bk.)
9781136203732 (electronic bk.)
9780415507387 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0415507383 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9780415507394 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0415507391 (pbk. : alk. paper)