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  1. The Routledge Handbook on Cities of the Global South

    Edited by Susan Parnell, Sophie Oldfield

    The renaissance in urban theory draws directly from a fresh focus on the neglected realities of cities beyond the west and embraces the global south as the epicentre of urbanism. This Handbook engages the complex ways in which cities of the global south and the global north are rapidly shifting,...

    Published March 26th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Climate Change at the City Scale

    Impacts, Mitigation and Adaptation in Cape Town

    Edited by Anton Cartwright, Susan Parnell, Gregg Oelofse, Sarah Ward

    Climate change impacts are scale and context specific, and cities are likely to bear some of the greatest costs. In recent years cities have begun to craft their own climate change responses against the backdrop of the reluctance displayed by nation-states in committing to emissions...

    Published May 16th 2012 by Routledge

  3. Uniting a Divided City

    Governance and Social Exclusion in Johannesburg

    By Jo Beall, Owen Crankshaw, Susan Parnell

    For many, Johannesburg resembles the imagined spectre of the urban future. Global anxieties about catastrophic urban explosion, social fracture, environmental degradation, escalating crime and violence, and rampant consumerism alongside grinding poverty, are projected onto this city as a microcosm...

    Published June 30th 2002 by Routledge