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Current History (2021) 120 (826): 178–182.
Published: 01 May 2021
..., requiring a new approach to city planning and governance with a focus on justice. © 2021 by The Regents of the University of California 2021 South Africa housing cities poverty inequality COVID-19 pandemic When Elizabeth moved to Ivory Park at the northeastern edge of Johannesburg twenty...
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Current History (2020) 119 (813): 3–8.
Published: 01 January 2020
...David Chandler “Data-driven governance assumes the need for constant adaptation to change.” Fourth in a series on ways of governing . © 2020 Current History. All rights reserved. 2020 The Regents of the University of California Indonesia Rwanda governance technology development cities...
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Current History (2020) 119 (813): 15–21.
Published: 01 January 2020
... India Brazil cities housing slums poverty land rights 15 Comparing China, India, and Brazil reveals that current housing policies in all three countries have produced new forms of exclusion for inhabitants of informal settlements. Slums, Favelas, and Urban Villages: Housing Policy in the...
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Current History (2018) 117 (798): 154–157.
Published: 01 April 2018
... History. All rights reserved. 2018 The Regents of the University of California Joshua Lustig book review The New Pakistani Middle Class Ammara Maqsood Pakistan Lahore middle class Islam Muslim lifestyle secular business headscarf education urban cities Ammara Maqsood, a...
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Current History (2017) 116 (794): 363–365.
Published: 01 December 2017
... . Stanford University Press , 2017 . © 2017 Current History. All rights reserved. 2017 The Regents of the University of California Marwan Kraidy book review Asef Bayat Revolution without Revolutionaries Arab Spring neoliberalism Tunisia Egypt uprisings civil society urban cities...
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Current History (2017) 116 (791): 203–209.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Kristen Looney; Meg Rithmire [T]he plan aims for massive urbanization through the extension of formal permanent residency to current and future migrants in small cities and towns rather than large urban centers. © 2017 Current History. All rights reserved. 2017 The Regents of the University of...
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Current History (2017) 116 (790): 163–169.
Published: 01 May 2017
... societies. Poverty is becoming more urban, and many city residents live in neighborhoods with slum-like conditions. But what this transformation means to people on the ground is different than what out- siders see. The urban poor are much more than an economic subset of people who lack sufficient liv- ing...
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Current History (2014) 113 (759): 12–15.
Published: 01 January 2014
...Sheila Jasanoff Scientific advances offer hope, but governments must cooperate to save the environment. © 2014 Current History. All rights reserved. 2014 The Regents of the University of California Sheila Jasanoff climate change technology environment cities geoengineering global...
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Current History (2014) 113 (759): 43–46.
Published: 01 January 2014
... human resources cities 43 Humans since 1914 have undergone a global population explosion, a health explosion, a fertility revolution, and an urbanization revolution. . . . The Human Population Unbound NICHOLAS EBERSTADT Over the past hundred years, global demo-graphic changes have been more than...
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Current History (2012) 111 (742): 62–66.
Published: 01 February 2012
... de Janeiro cities slums drug violence gangs pacification counterinsurgency Afghanistan 62 There are uncanny similarities between Rio de Janeiro s pacification strategy and ongoing counterinsurgency operations in Afghanistan and elsewhere. Rio Tries Counterinsurgency robert muggah and...