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The Resource Disposable cities : garbage, governance and sustainable development in urban Africa, Garth Andrew Myers

Disposable cities : garbage, governance and sustainable development in urban Africa, Garth Andrew Myers

Label
Disposable cities : garbage, governance and sustainable development in urban Africa
Title
Disposable cities
Title remainder
garbage, governance and sustainable development in urban Africa
Statement of responsibility
Garth Andrew Myers
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Based on in-depth fieldwork in three cities, Dar es Salaam, Zanzibar and Lusaka, this book provides a critical analysis of the United Nations Sustainable Cities Program in Africa (SCP). It also puts forward a historically grounded critique of neoliberalism, good governance and sustainable development discourses."--Jacket
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Myers, Garth Andrew
Dewey number
307.76/096
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HT384.A35
LC item number
M94 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Re-materialising cultural geography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Urbanization
  • Sustainable urban development
  • Refuse and refuse disposal
  • Urban ecology (Sociology)
Label
Disposable cities : garbage, governance and sustainable development in urban Africa, Garth Andrew Myers
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 149-177) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Toward a political ecology of African cities -- The Sustainable Cities Program and African cities -- Dar es Salaam : model city for the world -- The mirror that Zanzibar holds up for the world -- Lusaka : the years of the rule of money -- Conclusion
Control code
60454027
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiv, 187 pages
Isbn
9780754643746
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2005014421
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)60454027
Label
Disposable cities : garbage, governance and sustainable development in urban Africa, Garth Andrew Myers
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 149-177) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Toward a political ecology of African cities -- The Sustainable Cities Program and African cities -- Dar es Salaam : model city for the world -- The mirror that Zanzibar holds up for the world -- Lusaka : the years of the rule of money -- Conclusion
Control code
60454027
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiv, 187 pages
Isbn
9780754643746
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2005014421
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)60454027

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