New towns in East and South-east Asia : planning and development

David Rosser PHILLIPS (Editor), G. O. Anthony YEH (Editor)

Research output: Scholarly Books | Reports | Literary WorksBook (Editor)Researchpeer-review


ince World War II, new towns have been developed in East and Southeast Asia to alleviate urban population pressure and to stimulate economic and industrial growth in underdeveloped regions. This book examines various planning objectives, principles, characteristics, and problems associated with new town development in Singapore, Hong Kong, South Korea, Malaysia, Japan, China, and the Philippines.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationNew York
PublisherOxford University Press
Number of pages257
ISBN (Print)0195840879
Publication statusPublished - 1987
Externally publishedYes


Dive into the research topics of 'New towns in East and South-east Asia : planning and development'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this