IRFD-East Asia Network

                                   UN NGO Policy Series No.2

Urbanization, East Asia and Habitat II

 

Edited by

Ian Douglas and Shu-Li Huang

Contents

Acknowledgements Chao-Cheng Mai

 

Preface Ian Douglas

 

About the Contributors

 

Contents

 

1.

Introduction by Ian Douglas

 

Section 1: Globalization and Urban Transition

 

2.

China’s Urban Transition at the Dawn of the New Millennium: Dual-Track Urbanism in the Making by George C. S. Lin

 

3.

Urbanization and its Impact on Seoul, Korea by Hae Un Rii and Jae-Seob Ahn

 

4.

Japan’s Metropolitan Renovation Programs in the Age of Decreasing Population: Future Scenarios for Tokyo and Osaka by Shii Okuno

 

5.

Harbor City Under Globalization: Kaohsiung and Shanghai in Comparison by Nancy Hsiao-Hung Chen

 

Section 2: Land Use Planning and Urban Congestion

 

6.

Measuring the Spatial Equity of Public Expenditure Allocation: An Empirical Study of the Northern Taiwan Areas by Shih-Liang Chan   

 

7.

Integrated Strategies for sustainable Urban Transit by Cheng-Min Feng

 

8.

Land Rights, Entrepreneurship, and Economic Freedom by David Anderson

 

9.

Mini Detached Houses on Small Lots in Metropolitan Areas in Japan by Yasushii Asami and Xiaolu Gao

 

Section 3: Urban Environmental Management

 

10.

Environmental Management and Sustainability Issues for East Asian Cities: Materials and Water Flows by Ian Douglas

 

11.

Urban Indicators as Measurement Tools of Taiwan Sustainability by Shu-Li Huang and Li-Ling Chen

 

Section 4: Urban Hazard and Community Redevelopment

 

12.

Hazard Policy, Planning and Mapping in Major Circum-Pacific Cities by Harvey Shapiro

 

13.

Urban Redevelopment as the Major Tool to Rebuild the Earthquake Damaged Community in Taiwan by Lung-Sheng Chang

 

14.

Planning Sustainable Tourism Development for Post-Earthquake Reconstruction in Luku, Taiwan by Chien-Yuan Lin

 

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