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Title Urban planning in Sub-Saharan Africa : colonial and post-colonial planning cultures / Carlos Nunes Silva.

Published New York : Routledge, 2015.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Archit  307.12160967 URBA    AVAILABLE
Physical description xxi, 305 pages : illustrations, plans ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction / Carlos Nunes Silva -- Urban planning in Sub-Saharan Africa: an overview / Carlos Nunes Silva -- IFHTP discourse on urbanism in colonial Africa between the wars / Renzo Riboldazzi -- Colonial urban planning in anglophone Africa / Robert Home -- Colonial planning concept and postcolonial realities. The influence of British planning culture in Tanzania, South Africa and Ghana / Wolfgang Scholz, Peter Robinson and Tanya Dayaram -- French colonial urbanism in Africa / Ambe J. Njoh -- Grid plan in the history of Senegalese urban design / Eric Ross -- Architecture and town planning in Italian East Africa during the years of the empire (1936-1941) / Anna Nuzzaci -- Colonial cities at the crossroads: Italy and Ethiopia / David Rifkind -- German variation. A sketch of colonial Städtebau in Africa, 1884-1919 / Patrick C. Hege -- Crossed colonization. Housing development in urban peripheries. The Hispanic-African colonial territories, 1912/1976/2013 / María Carrascal Pérez, Plácido González Martínez, Laida Memba Ikuga, Alejandro Muchada Suárez, Pablo Rabasco Pozuelo and Pablo Sendra Fernández -- Kinshasa's syndrome-planning in historical perspective: from Belgian colonial capital to self- constructed megalopolis / Luce Beeckmans and Johan Lagae -- Influence of Croatian urban planners in postcolonial Africa. Urban development plan of Conakry, Guinea, 1963 / Marina Smokvina, Mojca Smode Cvitanovic and Branko Kincl -- Reflections on some aspects of town-building at the Cape of Good Hope, South Africa, during the 1800s of relevance to today / Fabio Todeschini -- Valuing possibility: south-south cooperation and participatory budgeting in Maputo, Mozambique / Gabriella Y. Carolini -- Developmentalist origins and evolution of planning education in Sub-Saharan Africa, c1940 to 2010 / Nancy Odendaal, James Duminy and Daniel Inkoom.
Other author Silva, Carlos Nunes, editor.
Subject City planning -- Africa, Sub-Saharan -- Colonial influence.
City planning -- Africa, Sub-Saharan -- History.
Africa, Sub-Saharan -- Colonial influence.
ISBN 9780415632294 (hardback : alk. paper)
9780415632300 (paperback : alk. paper)