The Resource Cities in contemporary Africa, edited by Martin J. Murray and Garth A. Myers

Cities in contemporary Africa, edited by Martin J. Murray and Garth A. Myers

Label
Cities in contemporary Africa
Title
Cities in contemporary Africa
Statement of responsibility
edited by Martin J. Murray and Garth A. Myers
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HT148.A2
LC item number
C55 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Murray, Martin J
  • Myers, Garth Andrew
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cities and towns
  • City and town life
  • Urban policy
  • City planning
  • Urbanization
  • Africa
  • Africa
  • Africa
  • Africa
Label
Cities in contemporary Africa, edited by Martin J. Murray and Garth A. Myers
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Douala/Johannesburg/New York: cityscapes imagined / Dominique Malaquais -- Internal migration and the escalation of ethnic and religious violence in urban Nigeria / Daniel Jordan Smith -- (Re)configuring the city: the mapping of places and people in contemporary Kenyan popular song texts / Joyce Nyairo -- Johannesburg fortified [photo essay] / Martin J. Murray (text) ; Juanita Malan (photography) -- Douala: inventing life in an African necropolis / Basile Ndjio -- Economic globalization from below: transitional refugee trade networks in Nairobi / Elizabeth H. Campbell -- Changing African cityscapes: regional claims of African labor at South-African owned shopping malls / Darlene Miller -- Cars are killing Luanda: cronyism, consumerism, and other assaults on Angola's postwar capital city / M. Anne Pitcher with Aubrey Graham -- Luanda, Angola [photo essay] / Aubrey Graham (photography) ; M. Anne Pitcher (text) -- Human capital, embedded resources, and employment for youth in Bulawayo, Zimbabwe / Miriam Grant -- Gender relations, breadwinning, and family life in Kinshasa / Guillaume Iyenda and David Simon -- South African urbanism: between the modern and the refugee camp / AbdouMalique Simone -- Planning, anti-planning, and the infrastructure crisis facing metropolitan Lagos / Matthew Gandy -- City life in Zimbabwe at a time of fear and loathing: urban planning, urban poverty, and operation Murambatsvina / Deborah Potts -- Social control and social welfare under neo-liberalism in South African cities: contradictions in free basic water services / Greg Ruiters
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 318 p.
Isbn
9781403970350
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
20060452 27
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)68712391
  • (OCoLC)68712391
Label
Cities in contemporary Africa, edited by Martin J. Murray and Garth A. Myers
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Douala/Johannesburg/New York: cityscapes imagined / Dominique Malaquais -- Internal migration and the escalation of ethnic and religious violence in urban Nigeria / Daniel Jordan Smith -- (Re)configuring the city: the mapping of places and people in contemporary Kenyan popular song texts / Joyce Nyairo -- Johannesburg fortified [photo essay] / Martin J. Murray (text) ; Juanita Malan (photography) -- Douala: inventing life in an African necropolis / Basile Ndjio -- Economic globalization from below: transitional refugee trade networks in Nairobi / Elizabeth H. Campbell -- Changing African cityscapes: regional claims of African labor at South-African owned shopping malls / Darlene Miller -- Cars are killing Luanda: cronyism, consumerism, and other assaults on Angola's postwar capital city / M. Anne Pitcher with Aubrey Graham -- Luanda, Angola [photo essay] / Aubrey Graham (photography) ; M. Anne Pitcher (text) -- Human capital, embedded resources, and employment for youth in Bulawayo, Zimbabwe / Miriam Grant -- Gender relations, breadwinning, and family life in Kinshasa / Guillaume Iyenda and David Simon -- South African urbanism: between the modern and the refugee camp / AbdouMalique Simone -- Planning, anti-planning, and the infrastructure crisis facing metropolitan Lagos / Matthew Gandy -- City life in Zimbabwe at a time of fear and loathing: urban planning, urban poverty, and operation Murambatsvina / Deborah Potts -- Social control and social welfare under neo-liberalism in South African cities: contradictions in free basic water services / Greg Ruiters
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 318 p.
Isbn
9781403970350
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
20060452 27
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)68712391
  • (OCoLC)68712391

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