Table of contents for The African city : a history / Bill Freund.

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Introduction; 1. Urban life emerges in Africa; 2. African cities and the emergence of a world trading economy; 3. Colonialism and urbanisation; 4. Cities in revolt: the long term crisis of South African urbanism; 5. The post-colonial African city; 6. Globalisation and the African city: Touba, Abidjan, Durban.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Cities and towns -- Africa -- History.
Urbanization -- Africa -- History.