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The Resource The urban transformation : health, shelter and climate change, edited by Elliott D. Sclar, Nicole Volavka-Close and Peter Brown

The urban transformation : health, shelter and climate change, edited by Elliott D. Sclar, Nicole Volavka-Close and Peter Brown

Label
The urban transformation : health, shelter and climate change
Title
The urban transformation
Title remainder
health, shelter and climate change
Statement of responsibility
edited by Elliott D. Sclar, Nicole Volavka-Close and Peter Brown
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
307.76
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HT241
LC item number
.U7284 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sclar, Elliott
  • Volavka-Close, Nicole
  • Brown, Peter
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Urban ecology (Sociology)
  • Sustainable urban development
  • Urban health
  • Urban poor
  • City planning
  • Urbanization
Label
The urban transformation : health, shelter and climate change, edited by Elliott D. Sclar, Nicole Volavka-Close and Peter Brown
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Understanding the twenty-first century urban transformation: a global south perspective / Elliott Sclar and Nicole Volavka-Close -- Evolving urban health risks: housing, water and sanitation, and climate change / Gordon McGranahan -- Urban health systems / Trudy Harpham -- Healthy urban governance and population health: participatory budgeting in Belo Horizonte, Brazil / David Vlahov and Waleska T. Caiaffa -- Addressing health vulnerabilities of the urban poor in the "new urban settings" of Asia / Susan Mercado,... [et al.] -- The need for shelter finance improvements / Diana Mitlin -- Innovations in shelter finance / Diana Mitlin -- Investing in urban water and sanitation systems / Sophie Trémolet, Rachel Cardone, and Catarina Fonseca -- Perceiving the social and economic consequences of natural disaster shocks, or, getting ready for climate change / John C. Mutter -- The urbanization of climate change: responding to a new global challenge / William Solecki, ... [et al.]
Control code
741542134
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvii, 232 pages
Isbn
9781849712156
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012003296
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)741542134
Label
The urban transformation : health, shelter and climate change, edited by Elliott D. Sclar, Nicole Volavka-Close and Peter Brown
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Understanding the twenty-first century urban transformation: a global south perspective / Elliott Sclar and Nicole Volavka-Close -- Evolving urban health risks: housing, water and sanitation, and climate change / Gordon McGranahan -- Urban health systems / Trudy Harpham -- Healthy urban governance and population health: participatory budgeting in Belo Horizonte, Brazil / David Vlahov and Waleska T. Caiaffa -- Addressing health vulnerabilities of the urban poor in the "new urban settings" of Asia / Susan Mercado,... [et al.] -- The need for shelter finance improvements / Diana Mitlin -- Innovations in shelter finance / Diana Mitlin -- Investing in urban water and sanitation systems / Sophie Trémolet, Rachel Cardone, and Catarina Fonseca -- Perceiving the social and economic consequences of natural disaster shocks, or, getting ready for climate change / John C. Mutter -- The urbanization of climate change: responding to a new global challenge / William Solecki, ... [et al.]
Control code
741542134
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvii, 232 pages
Isbn
9781849712156
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012003296
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)741542134

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