World cities beyond the West : globalization, development, and inequality

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Full title: World cities beyond the West : globalization, development, and inequality / edited by Josef Gugler.
Corporate Authors: Cambridge Books Online
Other authors: Gugler, Josef, (Editor)
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Table of Contents:
  • Shanghai : remaking China's future global city / Weiping Wu and Shahid Yusuf
  • Seoul : complementing economic success with games / Yeong-Hyun Kim
  • Bangkok : evolution and adaptation under stress / Douglas Webster
  • Cairo : too many people, not enough land, too few resources / Janet L. Abu-Lughod
  • Mexico City in an era of globalization and demographic downturn / Peter M. Ward
  • Moscow's changing fortunes under three regimes / James H. Bater
  • Hong Kong's pathway to becoming a global city / Alvin Y. So
  • Singapore : forming the family for a world city / Janet Salaff
  • Jakarta : globalization, economic crisis, and social change / Dean Forbes
  • Sao Paulo : the political and socioeconomic transformations wrought by the new labour movement in the city and beyond / Maria Helena Moreira Alves
  • Bombay/Mumbai : globalization, inequalities and politics / Sujata Patel
  • Johannesburg : race, inequality, and urbanization / Owen Crankshaw and Susan Parnell.