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Book review, India: The Urban Transition – A case study of Development Urbanism

Review by Mukta Naik, Senior Research Associate, Centre for Policy Research, New Delhi.

In Urban India Vol. 34, Issue 1, January–June 2014 pp.235-239, National Institute of Urban Affairs.

Drawing from his own experiences of practicing and teaching in Shanghai, China and focusing on his recent work in the Indian cities of Chandigarh and Bangalore, Henrik Valeur’s book is a commentary on the liveability of cities from the perspective of human health and safety over the long term.

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