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Environmental Problems in an Urbanizing World: Finding Solutions for Cities in Africa, Asia and Latin America

By: Jorge E Hardoy, Diana Mitlin and David Satterthwaite

448 pages, B/w photos, tabs, maps


Paperback | Dec 2001 | #109464 | ISBN: 1853837199
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Hardback | Dec 2001 | #109465 | ISBN: 1853837202
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New edition of Environmental Problems in Third World Cities.

This book is full of ideas with examples, data and an excellent bibliography. -- Built Environment


A New Environmental Agenda for Cities; Environmental Problems in the Home, Workplace and Neighbourhood; The City Environment; Cities' Rural, Regional and Global Impacts; Tackling Environmental Health Problems; Tackling City-wide Problems; Sustainable Development and Cities; Conclusions; Bibliography; Index.

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Jorge E Hardoy was Director of the Buenos Aires office of the International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED) until his death in 1993. Diana Mitlin is an economist and social development specialist working at IIED and the Institute for Development Policy and Management at the University of Manchester. David Satterthwaite is a senior fellow at IIED and also teaches at the Development Planning Unit of University College London and the London School or Economics.

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