Livable Cities From a Global Perspective 9781138696747, 1138696749, 9781138696754, 1138696757

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Livable Cities From a Global Perspective
 9781138696747, 1138696749, 9781138696754, 1138696757

Table of contents :
"Livable Cities: From Concept to Global Experience" Hilda BlancoPart I Livability in Capital City RegionsIntroduction "Livability in New Urban Helsinki" Tuomas Ilmavirta"Livable Cities: UK and London" Judith Ryser"Place-Making and Livability in Ottawa and the National Capital Region"Angela Franovic and Caroline AndrewPart II Livability and Growth and DevelopmentIntroduction "Struggling toward Livability in Austin, Texas"Elizabeth Mueller"Livable or Lovable? Framing the revitalization projects in Warsaw, Poland"Anna Domardzka"Pune Metropolis: Un-livable Cities within a Livable Metropolis" Christopher BenningerPart III Livability and Equity ConcernsIntroduction "Livable Sydney: Livable for Whom" Roberta Ryan and Yvette Selim"Making Tokyo Livable for a Super-Aging Society" Hideki Koizumi"Livability for Whom? Vancouver's Conundrum" Penny GursteinPart IV Livability and MetricsIntroduction "A Global Perspective on Building a Livable City: Singapore's Framework"Teng Chye Khoo and Hwee Jane Chong"Livability in Salt Lake City" Holly Lopez and Ralph Becker"Livability and access to urban goods in Melbourne"Heather MacDonaldPart V Creating LivabilityIntroduction "The Search for Livability in Third World segregated cities: the entrepreneurial city and the possibilitiesof overcoming historical inequalities in Rio de Janeiro"Lucia Capanema-Alvares and Jorge Luiz Barbosa"Livable Cities: The Case of Cape Town" Dave Dewar"Livability and the Challenge of Planning in Tehran" Ali Modarres

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