Maturing Megacities

The Pearl River Delta in Progressive Transformation

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ISBN: 978-94-007-6673-0 (Print) 978-94-007-6674-7 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xii

  2. Introduction

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-25

      The Pearl River Delta in Progressive Transformation

  3. Transforming into Megacities

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 27-27

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      Pages 29-60

      Second Metamorphosis? Urban Restructuring and Planning Responses in Guangzhou and Shenzhen in the Twenty-First Century

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      Pages 61-82

      The Influence of Regional Planning Administration on Local Development

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      Pages 83-102

      Cross-Border Governance: The Merger of Guangzhou and Foshan

  4. The Reorientation Toward Urban Regeneration

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 103-103

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      Pages 105-121

      Three Olds: Experimental Urban Restructuring with Chinese Characteristics, Guangzhou and Shenzhen in Comparison

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      Pages 123-138

      Examining China’s Urban Redevelopment: Land Types, Targeted Policies, and Public Participation

  5. Economic Upgrading

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 139-139

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      Pages 141-161

      Maturing Governance Over Time: Groping for Economic Upgrading in Guangzhou’s Zhongda Cloth Market

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      Pages 163-190

      Formal and Informal Economies in Guangzhou’s Zhongda Cloth Market

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      Pages 191-217

      Regeneration of Derelict Industrial Sites in Guangzhou and Shenzhen

  6. The Evolution of Integrative Governance

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 219-219

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      Pages 221-245

      Gaming and Decision-Making: Urbanized Village Redevelopment in Guangzhou

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      Pages 247-266

      Villagers’ Participation in Mega-Urban Upgrading. Liede Village: Guangzhou’s Pioneer

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      Pages 267-285

      Elite Vision Before People: State Entrepreneurialism and the Limits of Participation

  7. Public Open Space Between Appropriation and Marketing

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 287-287

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      Pages 289-310

      Parks as Soft Location Factors

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      Pages 311-333

      The Role of Public Space in the Upgrading of Manufacturing Sites

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      Pages 335-355

      The Role of Public Space in the Upgrading of Urbanized Villages

  8. Conclusion

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 357-357

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      Pages 359-370

      Maturing Megacities: Lessons from the Pearl River Delta Experiences

  9. Back Matter

    Pages 371-389