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Advances in urban design and engineering, perspectives from India, Pradipta Banerji and Arnab Jana, editors

Table Of Contents
Intro -- Preface -- Contents -- Editors and Contributors -- 1 Creating a Framework to Exploring Densities in the Contemporary Post-industrial City -- 1 Introducing Density -- 1.1 Research Questions -- 1.2 Research Objectives -- 2 Literature Review -- 2.1 Density and Performance -- 2.2 Research Methodology -- 3 Observing Densities in Mumbai -- 3.1 The Evolution of Density -- 4 Analyzing Density -- 4.1 Introducing the Site Observation -- 4.2 Compiling the Data -- 4.3 Visualizing Typologies Within the Precincts -- 5 Creating the Framework for Evaluation -- 5.1 Performance Indicators -- 5.2 The Perception of Density -- 5.3 Discussion and Conclusion -- References -- 2 Livelihoods, Mobility, and Housing: In Search of Missing Links in Indian Towns -- 1 Introduction -- 2 Where Do the Urban Poor Live? -- 2.1 The Research Question and Process -- 2.2 Understanding Bhopal as a Case Study City -- 3 Where Do the Poor Live in Bhopal? -- 3.1 The Case of the 'Shifting Boundary' -- 3.2 Documenting Responses -- 4 Negotiating Livelihood and Housing Dynamics -- 4.1 Negotiating Livelihood and Transport Conflicts -- 4.2 Assessing Appropriate Interventions -- 5 Moving up the Liveability Ladder: Myth or Reality? -- 5.1 Case of In-situ Rehabilitation -- 5.2 Case of a Patta Colony and Relocation Options -- 6 The 'Shifting Boundaries' Revisited -- 7 Addressing the Missing Links -- References -- 3 The Pattern of Gentrification in a Knowledge Economy: The Case of Bengaluru, India -- 1 Introduction -- 2 Knowledge Economy, Urban Transformation, and Gentrification -- 3 Urban Growth in Bengaluru -- 4 Industrial Restructuring and Urban Transformations in Bengaluru -- 5 Research Methodology -- 6 Analysing the Pattern of Gentrification in Bengaluru and Findings -- 7 Conclusion -- References
Language
eng
Literary Form
non fiction
Copyright
Physical Description
1 online resource (259 pages)
Specific Material Designation
remote
Form Of Item
online
Isbn
9780981190419

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