Journals Higher Education



Published: 23 March 2017

496 Pages | 103 photos; 8 figures; 8 tables; 37 maps

ISBN: 9780199021536

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This text is published by OUP Higher Education Division

Urbanization in a Global Context

Edited by Alison Bain and Linda Peake

  • International Coverage, Canadian Perspectives. With strong thematic coverage of international cities, Urbanization in a Global Context is the only volume that helps students connect international trends and issues to the Canadian context.
  • Expert Contributors. With contributions by Canada's finest urban experts, Urbanization in a Global Context connects students with Canadian researchers working and researching internationally.
  • Coverage of the global North and South. Includes relevant coverage of cities globally to give students a strong foundation in the differences and similarities between cities in the developed and developing world.
  • Accessible. With strong foundational material, thematic chapters, and robust pedagogy Urbanization in a Global Context helps undergraduates create links between urban frameworks and issues and their everyday lives.

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