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Reconsidering informality : perspectives from urban Africa, edited by Karen Tranberg Hansen and Mariken Vaa

Label
Reconsidering informality : perspectives from urban Africa
Title
Reconsidering informality
Title remainder
perspectives from urban Africa
Statement of responsibility
edited by Karen Tranberg Hansen and Mariken Vaa
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
OHX
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hansen, Karen Tranberg
  • Vaa, Mariken
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cities and towns
  • Informal sector (Economics)
  • Squatter settlements
  • City planning
  • Housing
  • Africa, Sub-Saharan
Label
Reconsidering informality : perspectives from urban Africa, edited by Karen Tranberg Hansen and Mariken Vaa
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Selected and revised papers from a conference entitled "The formal and the informal city : what happens at the interface?" and held in June 2000 in Copenhagen, Denmark
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Who rules the streets? The politics of vending space in Lusaka
  • Karen Tranberg Hansen
  • SECTION II: ECONOMY, WORK, AND LIVELIHOODS
  • Trade and the politics of informalization in Bissau, Guinea-Bissau
  • Ilda Lourenço-Lindell
  • Home based enterprises in a period of economic restructuring in Zambia
  • Barbara Mwila Kazimbaya-Senkwe
  • Home industries and the formal city in harare, Zimbabwe
  • Amin Y. Kamete
  • SECTION III: LAND, HOUSING, AND PLANNING
  • Introduction
  • Land use planning and governance in Dar es Salaam: a case study from Tanzania
  • Marco Burra
  • Actors and interests: the development of an informal settlement in Nairobi, Kenya
  • Rose Gatabaki-Kamau,
  • Sara Karirah-Gitau
  • The law and access to land for housing in Maseru, Lesotho
  • Resetselemang Clement Leduka
  • Upgrading an informal settlement in Cape Town, South Africa
  • John Abbott
  • Beyond the formal/informal dichotomy: acess to alnd in Maputo, Mozambique
  • Karen Tranberg Hansen,
  • Paul Jenkins
  • Mariken Vaa
  • SECTION I: LOCALITY, PLACE, AND SPACE
  • Sharing public space in Pointe-Noire, Congo-Brazzaville: immigrant fishermen and a multinational oil company
  • Gabriel Tati
  • The right to stay in Cato Crest: formality and informality in a South African development project
  • Knut G. Nustad
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
235 pages
Isbn
9789171065186
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2004464815
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Label
Reconsidering informality : perspectives from urban Africa, edited by Karen Tranberg Hansen and Mariken Vaa
Publication
Note
Selected and revised papers from a conference entitled "The formal and the informal city : what happens at the interface?" and held in June 2000 in Copenhagen, Denmark
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Who rules the streets? The politics of vending space in Lusaka
  • Karen Tranberg Hansen
  • SECTION II: ECONOMY, WORK, AND LIVELIHOODS
  • Trade and the politics of informalization in Bissau, Guinea-Bissau
  • Ilda Lourenço-Lindell
  • Home based enterprises in a period of economic restructuring in Zambia
  • Barbara Mwila Kazimbaya-Senkwe
  • Home industries and the formal city in harare, Zimbabwe
  • Amin Y. Kamete
  • SECTION III: LAND, HOUSING, AND PLANNING
  • Introduction
  • Land use planning and governance in Dar es Salaam: a case study from Tanzania
  • Marco Burra
  • Actors and interests: the development of an informal settlement in Nairobi, Kenya
  • Rose Gatabaki-Kamau,
  • Sara Karirah-Gitau
  • The law and access to land for housing in Maseru, Lesotho
  • Resetselemang Clement Leduka
  • Upgrading an informal settlement in Cape Town, South Africa
  • John Abbott
  • Beyond the formal/informal dichotomy: acess to alnd in Maputo, Mozambique
  • Karen Tranberg Hansen,
  • Paul Jenkins
  • Mariken Vaa
  • SECTION I: LOCALITY, PLACE, AND SPACE
  • Sharing public space in Pointe-Noire, Congo-Brazzaville: immigrant fishermen and a multinational oil company
  • Gabriel Tati
  • The right to stay in Cato Crest: formality and informality in a South African development project
  • Knut G. Nustad
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
235 pages
Isbn
9789171065186
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2004464815
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps

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