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Title The urban explosion.

Published Bendigo, Vic. : Video Education Australasia [distributor], 1997.

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Location Call No. Status
 UniM Store VID  307.76 URBA  VHS video cassette    AVAILABLE
 UniM Store VID  307.76 URBA  guide    AVAILABLE
Physical description 1 videocassette (VHS)(52 minutes) : sound, colour ; 1/2 in. + video support notes
1/2 in.
polychrome rdacc
Notes Originally broadcast as a segment of: Journey to planet earth.
Credits Producer, Marilyn Weiner; director, Hal Weiner.
Performers Narrator, Kelly McGillis.
Summary For the first time ever, half of the world's population now live in cities. One of the most serious problems that the world will face in the next century is just how to manage this urban explosion. Using Mexico City, New York, Shanghai and Istanbul as examples, this award winning program looks at each city's struggle to combat water shortages, pollution and over-crowding to try and achieve a healthy and productive society.
Other author McGillis, Kelly, 1957-
Weiner, Marilyn.
Weiner, Hal.
Subject Urban ecology (Sociology)
Agriculture -- Economic aspects.
Agriculture -- Environmental aspects.
Urban agriculture.
Housing and health -- Mexico -- Mexico City.
Housing and health -- Turkey -- Istanbul.
Housing and health -- China -- Shanghai.
Housing and health -- New York (State) -- New York.
Other uniform title Journey to planet Earth (Television program)
Publisher Number JOURN03