Australian Cities : Continuity and Change [Third Edition][used book]

Australian Cities : Continuity and Change [Third Edition][used book]

By: Clive Forster

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Australian Cities: Continuity and Change 3rd edition examines the changing nature of Australia's major cities from a geographical perspective, and discusses current issues in urban policy. It considers the evolution and ongoing development of Australian cities in response to economic, social, and technological forces. This theme of change is balanced by an awareness of continuity, as our urban environments remain heavily influenced by previous eras. The new edition of this successful book is fully revised and updated and includes new material on environmental sustainability and an increased coverage of transport issues. A new chapter on the impact of recent global changes on Australian cities is essential reading for anyone interested in the changing nature of our environment. The book contains the latest data from the 2001 census, and all maps and diagrams have been fully updated. Examples are drawn from all the mainland state capitals in order to identify the issues currently facing Australian cities. Fully revised and updated to include the latest data, including 2001 census information New chapter that examines the impact of globalisation on Australian cities Expanded chapter on environmental sustainability More on transport issues All maps diagrams, tables and statistics fully updated Many new photographs Proven Features: Comprehensive introduction to Australian cities Further reading and internet references for each chapter. Table of Contents : Foreword Tables Figures Acknowledgments Introduction Foundations Cities in a globalising world Employment and urban structure Housing questions The residential mosaic Governing the cities Sustainable cities Urban futures Further Reading Bibliography Index

Title: Australian Cities : Continuity and Change [Third Edition][used book]

Author Name: Clive Forster

Categories: Environment and Planning, Urban Communities,

Edition: Third Edition

Publisher: Australia, Oxford University Press: 2004

ISBN Number: 0195517342

ISBN Number 13: 9780195517347

Binding: Soft cover

Book Condition: Good

Type: Book

Size: 22.8 x 15.2 x 1.4 cm

Kg: 0.39 Kg

Seller ID: 0195517342

Keywords: Australian Cities, Continuity and Change, Third Edition, 0195517342, 9780195517347, 3e, 3rd Ed, Edn, Clive Forster,