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2007, RTPI library series., ISBN 0415360331, xiii, 300
Planning and Transformation provides a comprehensive view of planning under political transition in South Africa, offering an accessible resource for both... 
Policy sciences | Political planning | Planning | Regional & Area Planning | City planning | African Studies | Urban Studies | African Cultural Studies | South Africa | 1994 | Politics and government
Book
Cities, ISSN 0264-2751, 06/2012, Volume 29, Issue 3, pp. 158 - 165
► Johannesburg’s spatial planning attempts to restructure a sprawling divided city. ► A growth management strategy links infrastructure development to spatial... 
Infrastructure | Growth management | Urban sprawl | Urban planning | Strategic spatial planning | Johannesburg | URBAN STUDIES
Journal Article
Habitat International, ISSN 0197-3975, 09/2017, Volume 67, pp. 129 - 136
There has been a widespread critique of the relevance of traditional forms of spatial planning for African cities, and a search for alternative approaches,... 
ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES | GOVERNANCE | URBAN STUDIES | PLANNING & DEVELOPMENT
Journal Article
Urban Forum, ISSN 1015-3802, 5/2011, Volume 22, Issue 2, pp. 115 - 133
There is a growing acceptance in international development circles of the contribution a revitalised planning can make to addressing key urban challenges.... 
Population Economics | Social Sciences, general | Landscape/Regional and Urban Planning | Sociology | Human Geography | Political Science | Sustainable development
Journal Article
2014, ISBN 1868147657, vii, 590 p., 57 unnumbered p.s of plates
"As the dynamo of South Africa's economy, Johannesburg commands a central position in the nation's imagination, and scholars throughout the world monitor the... 
South Africa | City planning | Urban policy | Sociology, Urban | Johannesburg (South Africa) | Urban & Land Use Planning | ARCHITECTURE | Urban & Regional | BUSINESS & ECONOMICS | City planning-South Africa-Johannesburg | Sociology, Urban-South Africa-Johannesburg | Urban policy-South Africa-Johannesburg
Book
African Studies: Suburbanisms in Africa? Spatial Growth and Social Transformation in New Urban Peripheries, ISSN 0002-0184, 05/2014, Volume 73, Issue 2, pp. 245 - 270
Suburbanisation, understood as 'the combination of non-central population and economic growth with urban spatial expansion' has been on the rise in African... 
rescaling | eThekwini | KwaDukuza | local government | urban planning | African cities | suburbanisation | urban land | South African cities | urban growth | AREA STUDIES | Economics | Politics | Africa | Urban planning | Local government
Journal Article
Geoforum, ISSN 0016-7185, 05/2015, Volume 61, pp. 148 - 162
•Loosening of spatial controls has had diverse effects across and within countries.•South African towns and cities have seen significant spatial changes... 
Urban spatial transformation | Urbanisation | Urban form | Socio-spatial segregation | South African towns and cities | Loosening spatial controls | Loosening spatial ontrols | CHINA | SEGREGATION | MIGRATION CONTROL | URBANIZATION | APARTHEID | SPACE | URBAN-DEVELOPMENT | CITY | CAPITALISM | GEOGRAPHY | RESIDENTIAL DESEGREGATION
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Journal of Housing and the Built Environment, ISSN 1566-4910, 6/2018, Volume 33, Issue 2, pp. 281 - 299
In contrast to many cities internationally, Johannesburg, South Africa, is densifying. Densification takes varying forms across the city. These processes are... 
Social Sciences | Densification | Landscape/Regional and Urban Planning | Human Geography | Urban policy | Johannesburg | Compact city debate | Geography, general | South African cities | URBAN STUDIES | CITIES | ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES | Case studies | Transformation | Loosening | Spatial discrimination | Markets | Compaction | Cities | Density
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Progress in Planning, ISSN 0305-9006, 07/2018, Volume 123, pp. 1 - 31
•SA has shifted from spatial rebalancing policies to a mix of place based and space neutral approaches.•There has been much experimentation without an... 
Local and regional development | Spatial targeting | NEW-DEAL | REGIONAL & URBAN PLANNING | REGIONS | GROWTH | CITIES | COMMUNITIES | ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES | URBANIZATION | ECONOMY | PROGRAM | Apartheid
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International Journal of Urban and Regional Research, ISSN 0309-1317, 05/2020, Volume 44, Issue 3, pp. 543 - 545
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Journal of Housing and the Built Environment, ISSN 1566-4910, 11/2013, Volume 28, Issue 4, pp. 667 - 678
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2014, ISBN 177614239X, 233
As the dynamo of South Africa’s economy, Johannesburg commands a central position in the nation’s imagination, and scholars throughout the world monitor the... 
Urban & municipal planning
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Habitat International, ISSN 0197-3975, 2010, Volume 34, Issue 4, pp. 414 - 420
Traditional master planning has been criticised, but continues in various forms. This paper critically assesses an initiative by a South Africa metropolitan... 
South Africa | Spatial planning | Ekurhuleni | Spatial frameworks | Integrated planning | Master planning | DEVELOPMENT STUDIES | REGIONAL & URBAN PLANNING | URBAN STUDIES | ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES
Journal Article
Urban Forum, ISSN 1015-3802, 2010, Volume 21, Issue 3, pp. 331 - 348
The paper provides an overview of urbanization patterns and trends in the current era in South Africa, focusing in particular on the key dynamics and driving... 
Urban growth | South Africa | Migration | Urbanization trends
Journal Article
Environment and Planning A: Economy and Space, ISSN 0308-518X, 3/2020, Volume 52, Issue 2, pp. 297 - 317
The role of developers in shaping the built environment has attracted considerable critical attention, often focussing on the overbearing role of powerful,... 
affordable rental housing | Johannesburg | MARKETS | GEOGRAPHIES | Property developers | POLICY | FINANCIALIZATION | Transit-oriented development | financialisation | ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES | MEGAPROJECTS | PROPERTY DEVELOPMENT | GEOGRAPHY
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Urban Forum, ISSN 1015-3802, 2/2010, Volume 21, Issue 1, pp. 69 - 84
Integrated development plans (IDPs) are municipal strategic plans designed to bring about developmental local government. They have been criticised for... 
Women | Population Economics | Municipalities | Landscape/Regional and Urban Planning | Sociology | Human Geography | Social Sciences, general | KwaZulu-Natal | Gender | Planning | IDPs | Political Science | Gender equality | South Africa
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Journal of Planning Education and Research, ISSN 0739-456X, 12/2012, Volume 32, Issue 4, pp. 400 - 414
There are growing arguments for linking strategic spatial planning to infrastructure development, particularly within developing countries. This article... 
South Africa | spatial planning and infrastructure | Johannesburg | strategic spatial planning | EUROPE | URBAN STUDIES | CITIES | NETWORKS | SOUTH | URBANIZATION | PLANNING & DEVELOPMENT | Area planning & development | Infrastructure | Industrial development | Public works | Education | Focusing | Developing countries | Appeals | Joining | Linking
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