By Suptendu P Biswas
A infrequent piece of research on the game of urban services delivery in an Indian metropolis.
Assorted City makes an important contribution to city planning discourses in India by way of providing an in-depth conceptual and theoretical insight to handle theory–practice dichotomy. a distinct paintings on urban services supply in an Indian city, it narrates how fairness and justice are manipulated within the technique. It captures widely used city processes in 3 ways: the questions it raises about making plans, the multifaceted methodological perspective it introduces, and the commitment it underlines towards social justice and equity in a democracy.
This publication explores and exposes the interplay among city existence and the politics of provider delivery.
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