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The politics of civic space in Asia : building urban communities / edited by Amrita Daniere and Mike Douglass
Bib ID 4504638
Format BookBook
Description London ; New York : Routledge, c2009 
xiii, 239 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 9780415464604
0415464609
9780203892770
0203892771
Series

Routledge contemporary Asia series ; 7.

Full contents
  • Urbanization and civic space in Asia / Mike Douglass and Amrita Daniere
  • Communities in retreat : civic spaces and state-society relations in globalizing Singapore / K.C. Ho
  • Machizukuri, civil society, and community space in Japan / André Sorensen, Hideki Koizumi and Ai Miyamoto
  • Foreign workers and spaces for community life : Taipei's Little Philippines / Liling Huang and Mike Douglass
  • Tangible and intangible civic spaces in Bangkok's slums / Amrita Daniere and Anchana Naranong
  • The meaning of voice in Kuala Lumpur's changing urban communities / Yi Jin Woo
  • Kampung spaces and the future of Indonesian urbanism : reflections from Jogjakarta / Michael Leaf and Bakti Setiawan
  • Boundaries and belonging in Guangzhou : changing the nature of residential space in urban China / Alana Boland and Jiangang Zhu
  • Neighbourhood associations as civic space in Kathmandu : progressive and regressive possibilities / Sabin Ninglekhu and Katharine N. Rankin
  • Uses and understandings of public space among young : people in Hanoi, Vietnam / Lisa Drummond and Nguyen Thi Lien
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [212]-229) and index.

Subjects Cities and towns -- Asia -- Case studies.  |  Civic centers -- Asia -- Case studies.  |  City planning -- Asia -- Case studies.  |  Public spaces -- Asia -- Case studies.  |  Political participation -- Asia -- Case studies.  |  Sociology, Urban -- Asia -- Case studies.
Other authors/contributors Daniere, Amrita  |  Douglass, Mike

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