Table of contents for International handbook of urban policy / edited by H.S. Geyer.

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Contents
Contributors 
 
Preface
 
PART ONE: POLICY APPROACHES
1 Approaches to urban policymaking: a framework 
B. J. L. Berry
PART TWO: SPATIAL ECONOMIC ISSUES 
2 The debate on sprawl and compact cities: thoughts 
based on the congress of new urbanism charter 
 
P. Gordon and H. W. Richardson
3 Defining 'urban': the disappearing urban-rural 
divide
A. G. Champion 
4 The evolving urban economic landscape: trends in 
the past and present, from local to global 
 
H. S. Geyer
5 Socialist economies in transition: urban policy in 
China and Vietnam 
 
Y.-M. Yeung and J. Shen
PART THREE: MOBILITY AND SOCIAL ISSUES
6 Human mobility in a globalizing world: urban 
development trends and policy implications
 
W. A. V. Clark
7 Migration and social mobility in urban systems: 
national and international trends
 
A. J. Fielding
8 Social exclusion and urban policy in European 
cities: combining 'Northern' and 'Southern' European 
perspectives
F. Moulaert, E. Morlicchio and L. Cavola 
9 Crime and urban living: conditions, theory, and 
policy options
 
H. S. Geyer and B. A. Portnov
10 The threat of urban terrorism: observations and 
policies options 
 
H. W. Richardson and P. Gordon 
11 'Place' qualities of urban space: interpretations of 
theory and ideology
H. S. Geyer
PART FOUR: ISSUES OF URBAN GOVERNANCE
12 Smart growth as 'new' metropolitan governance: 
observations on US experience
G. Braun and J. W. Scott
13 Integrating the planning environment: theory and 
practice of putting 'urban' in a regional context
 
G. Haughton and D. Counsell
14 Cities mediating technological transitions: the 
adaptability of infrastructure and infrastructures of 
adaptability?
 
M. Hodson and S. Marvin
15 Urban Environmental Policy in Europe: An 
Outline
 
B. Evans 
16 Policy Responses at the Local Sphere of Government: 
Complexities and Diversity
J. G. Nel
17 Urban Environmental policy in Africa: the real 
story
F. Retief and N. Rossouw
PART FIVE: FUTURE PERSPECTIVES
18 What lies ahead?
A. G. Gilbert
Index

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Urban policy.
Urban economics.
Cities and towns.
Sociology, Urban.
Sustainable development.
Equality.
Globalization.