Megacities and Global Change

Due to their growing number, enormous size, and their often extremely rapid development, megacities are becoming increasingly important as centers of global change. They are now achieving heretofore unknown levels of growth in both geographical area and population, and have become spaces that highly concentrate population, infrastructure, economic power, capital, and decision-making. The most diverse ecological, economic, social, and political processes are simultaneously present and overlap within them also to a new extent.

The Megacities and Global Change series examines mega-urbanization in different regions around the world. Utilizing perspectives from geography, spatial planning, environmental studies, sociology and political science, it fosters a new understanding of the dynamics of development. The quality of the work appearing in the series is checked by two independent experts.

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Edited by

Prof. Dr. Frauke Kraas

Universität Köln
Geographisches Institut
Albertus-Magnus-Platz
50923 Köln
DEUTSCHLAND
f.kraas@uni-koeln.de

Prof. Dr. Martin Coy

Universität Innsbruck
Institut für Geographie
Innrain 52f
6020 Innsbruck
ÖSTERREICH
martin.coy@uibk.ac.at

Prof. Dr. Peter Herrle

Technische Universität Berlin
Institut für Architektur
Straße des 17. Juni 135
10623 Berlin
DEUTSCHLAND
peter.herrle@tu-berlin.de

Prof. em. Dr. Volker Kreibich

Technische Universität Dortmund
Fakultät für Raumplanung
August-Schmidt-Str. 10
44227 Dortmund
DEUTSCHLAND
volker.kreibich@tu-dortmund.de

Megacities and Global Change / Megastädte und globaler Wandel


General information

ISSN 2191-7728 (print)

ISSN 2699-2272 (online)

Founded: 2011

Size: 17 x 24 cm

Languages: Deutsch, Englisch

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Latest books

Understanding the Interlinkages of Imagination, Regulation and Implementation in Delhi, India
Megacities and Global Change / Megastädte und globaler Wandel, Volume 25
Eine Situationsanalyse am Beispiel der Megastadt Guangzhou im südchinesischen Perlflussdelta
Megacities and Global Change / Megastädte und globaler Wandel, Volume 24
The Establishment and Contestation of Urban Forest Conservation in Delhi
Megacities and Global Change / Megastädte und globaler Wandel, Volume 23
A Sociospatial Approach to Domestic Water Use in Mexico City
Megacities and Global Change / Megastädte und globaler Wandel, Volume 22
Aufwertungs- und Verdrängungsprozesse im Zuge von Innenstadterneuerung in São Paulo
Megacities and Global Change / Megastädte und globaler Wandel, Volume 21