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Urban Geography: A Global Perspective

By: Michael Pacione

724 pages, 43 b/w photos, 169 line illus, 105 tabs

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Paperback | Dec 2001 | #116566 | ISBN: 0415191963
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Hardback | Dec 2001 | #116565 | ISBN: 0415191955
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About this book

Lavishly illustrated introduction to the study of towns and cities, divided into 6 parts to explain and discuss: The field of urban geography and the importance of a global perspective; The historical growth of cities from the earliest times and the urban geography of the major world regions; The dynamics of urban structure and landuse change in Western cities; Economy, society and politics in the Western city; The economic, social, political and environmental challenge faced by the Third World city; and An overview of the future of cities and cities of the futue.


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