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Book review: governing megacities in emerging countries

Thomas, Elli (2015) Book review: governing megacities in emerging countries. LSE Review of Books (27 Mar 2015). Website.

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Megacities are a new phenomenon in history. The fact that many of them are in emerging countries deepens the challenges of governing these spaces. Can these vast, complex entities, rife with inequalities and divisions, be governed effectively? Elli Thomas thinks many of the conclusions made in Governing Megacities will be relevant for urban policymakers for a long time yet.

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Additional Information: © 2015 The Author(s) CC BY-NC-ND 2.0
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HM Sociology
J Political Science > JC Political theory
Date Deposited: 12 Apr 2017 13:42
Last Modified: 15 Sep 2023 20:00

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