• Sign In / Register
  • Help
  • Basket0
Building Inclusive Cities: Women's Safety and the Right to the City (Hardback)
  • Building Inclusive Cities: Women's Safety and the Right to the City (Hardback)
zoom

Building Inclusive Cities: Women's Safety and the Right to the City (Hardback)

(editor), (editor), (editor), (editor), (editor), (editor)
£130.00
Hardback 240 Pages / Published: 30/08/2012
  • We can order this

Usually despatched within 3 weeks

  • This item has been added to your basket

Building on a growing movement within developing countries in Latin America, Africa, and Asia-Pacific, as well as Europe and North America, this book documents cutting edge practice and builds theory around a rights based approach to women's safety in the context of poverty reduction and social inclusion. Drawing upon two decades of research and grassroots action on safer cities for women and everyone, this book is about the right to an inclusive city.

The first part of the book describes the challenges that women face regarding access to essential services, housing security, liveability and mobility. The second part of the book critically examines programs, projects and ideas that are working to make cities safer.

Building Inclusive Cities takes a cross-cultural learning perspective from action research occurring throughout the world and translates this research into theoretical conceptualizations to inform the literature on planning and urban management in both developing and developed countries. This book is intended to inspire both thought and action.

Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
ISBN: 9780415628150
Number of pages: 240
Weight: 522 g
Dimensions: 235 x 159 mm

You may also be interested in...

A History of Future Cities
Added to basket
A History of Future Cities
Added to basket
Real Estate Concepts
Added to basket
Walkable City
Added to basket
£11.99
Paperback
Hungry City
Added to basket
£14.99
Paperback
Naked City
Added to basket
£14.99
Paperback
Town and Country Planning in the UK
Added to basket
Rebel Cities
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
Aerotropolis
Added to basket
£10.99
Paperback
Blackpool's Seaside Heritage
Added to basket
Future Cities: All That Matters
Added to basket
A New Kind of Bleak
Added to basket

Reviews

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.