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Planning Asian cities : risks and resilience / edited by Stephen Hamnett and Dean Forbes.

Contributor(s): Hamnett, Stephen | Forbes, D. K. (Dean K.).
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookCall no.: HT169.A8 P536 2013Series: Planning, history and the environment series: Publication: Abingdon, Oxon : Routledge, 2013Description: xiv, 330 p. : ill., maps.Notes: Reprint. Originally published: 2011.ISBN: 9780415832205; 9780415563352.Subject(s): City planning -- Asia | Community development, Urban -- Asia
Contents:
1. Risks, Resilience and Planning in Asian Cities / Stephen Hamnett and Dean Forbes 2. Uneven Geographies of Vulnerability: Tokyo in the Twenty-First Century / Andre Sorensen 3. The Dragon' s Head: Spatial Development of Shanghai / Susan Walcott 4. Beijing: Socialist Chinese Capital and New World City / Gu Chaolin and Ian G. Cook 5. Taipei' s Metropolitan Development: Dynamics of Cross-Strait Political Economy, Globalization and National Identity / Liling Huang and Reginald Yin-Wang Kwok 6. Seoul as a World City: The Challenge of Balanced Development / Seong-Kyu Ha 7. Hong Kong: The Turning of the Dragon Head / Anthony Yeh 8. Singapore: Planning for More with Less / Belinda Yuen 9. Going Global: Development, Risks and Responses in Kuala Lumpur and Putrajaya / Sirat Morshidi and Asyirah Abdul Rahim 10. Governing the Jakarta City-Region: History, Challenges, Risks and Strategies / Wilmar Salim and Tommy Firman 11. Bangkok: New Risks, Old Resilience / Douglas Webster and Chuthatip Maneepong 12. Manila: metropolitan vulnerability, local resilience / Brian Roberts.
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Reprint. Originally published: 2011.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

1. Risks, Resilience and Planning in Asian Cities / Stephen Hamnett and Dean Forbes 2. Uneven Geographies of Vulnerability: Tokyo in the Twenty-First Century / Andre Sorensen 3. The Dragon' s Head: Spatial Development of Shanghai / Susan Walcott 4. Beijing: Socialist Chinese Capital and New World City / Gu Chaolin and Ian G. Cook 5. Taipei' s Metropolitan Development: Dynamics of Cross-Strait Political Economy, Globalization and National Identity / Liling Huang and Reginald Yin-Wang Kwok 6. Seoul as a World City: The Challenge of Balanced Development / Seong-Kyu Ha 7. Hong Kong: The Turning of the Dragon Head / Anthony Yeh 8. Singapore: Planning for More with Less / Belinda Yuen 9. Going Global: Development, Risks and Responses in Kuala Lumpur and Putrajaya / Sirat Morshidi and Asyirah Abdul Rahim 10. Governing the Jakarta City-Region: History, Challenges, Risks and Strategies / Wilmar Salim and Tommy Firman 11. Bangkok: New Risks, Old Resilience / Douglas Webster and Chuthatip Maneepong 12. Manila: metropolitan vulnerability, local resilience / Brian Roberts.

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