"Based on a Habitat report first presented at the Istanbul Conference, June 1996"--T.p. verso. "United Nations Centre for Human Settlements (Habitat)."
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages -268) and index.
Formatted Contents Note
ch. 1. Globalization, informationalization and management of cities ch. 2. The impact of globalization on the spatial and social structure of cities ch. 3. The city of women ch. 4. The multicultural city ch. 5. Cities as political agents ch. 6. Urban policies in globalization ch. 7. Strategic plans and metropolitan projects ch. 8. Metropolitan city government ch. 9. Cities in the world scenario ch. 10. Conclusion.