Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages -218) and index.
Formatted Contents Note
1. Introduction / Nick Devas 2. Urban poverty and governance in an era of globalization, decentralization and democratization / Nick Devas 3. Economic growth, urban poverty and city governance / Ursula Grant 4. Surviving in the city : livelihoods and linkages of the urban poor / Jo Beall 5. Urban politics : exclusion or empowerment? / Carole Rakodi 6. Urban government : capacity, resources and responsiveness / Nick Devas 7. Civil society organizations : do they make a difference to urban poverty? / Diana Mitlin 8. Regulating the informal sector : voice and bad governance / Philip Amis 9. Accessing land and services : exclusion or entitlement? / Fiona Nunan and Nick Devas 10. Conclusions : urban governance, voice and poverty / Nick Devas.