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Title Urban planning in Sub-Saharan Africa : colonial and post-colonial planning cultures / edited by Carlos Nunes Silva
Published New York : Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, 2015
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Description 1 online resource (xxi, 305 pages) : illustrations
Contents Introduction / Carlos Nunes Silva -- 2. Urban planning in Sub-Saharan Africa : an overview / Carlos Nunes Silva -- 3. The IFHTP discourse on urbanism in colonial Africa between the wars / Renzo Riboldazzi -- 4. Colonial urban planning in anglophone Africa / Robert Home -- 5. Colonial planning concept and postcolonial realities : the influence of British planning culture in Tanzania, South Africa and Ghana / Wolfgang Scholz, Peter Robinson and Tanya Dayaram -- 6. French colonial urbanism in Africa / Ambe J. Njoh -- 7. The grid plan in the history of Senegalese urban design / Eric Ross -- 8. Architecture and town planning in Italian East Africa during the years of the empire (1936-1941) / Anna Nuzzaci -- 9. Colonial cities at the crossroads : Italy and Ethiopia / David Rifkind -- 10. The German variation : a sketch of colonial St©Þdtebau in Africa, 1884-1919 / Patrick C. Hege -- 11. Crossed colonization. Housing development in urban peripheries : the Hispanic-African colonial territories, 1912/1976/2013 / Mar©Ưa Carrascal P©♭rez [and others] -- 12. Kinshasa's syndrome-planning in historical perspective : from Belgian colonial capital to self- constructed megalopolis / Luce Beeckmans and Johan Lagae -- 13. Influence of Croatian urban planners in postcolonial Africa : urban development plan of Conakry, Guinea, 1963 / Marina Smokvina, Mojca Smode Cvitanović and Branko Kincl -- 14. Reflections on some aspects of town-building at the Cape of Good Hope, South Africa, during the 1800s of relevance to today / Fabio Todeschini -- 15. Valuing possibility : south-south cooperation and participatory budgeting in Maputo, Mozambique / Gabriella Y. Carolini -- 16. The developmentalist origins and evolution of planning education in Sub-Saharan Africa, c. 1940 to 2010 / Nancy Odendaal, James Duminy and Daniel K.B. Inkoom
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject City planning -- Africa, Sub-Saharan -- Colonial influence
City planning -- Africa, Sub-Saharan -- History
City planning.
Colonial influence.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Public Policy -- City Planning & Urban Development.
Africa, Sub-Saharan -- Colonial influence
Sub-Saharan Africa.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author Silva, Carlos Nunes, editor.
ISBN 1315797313