Bibliographic Details

Kuala Lumpur and Putrajaya : negotiating urban space in Malaysia / Ross King.

Author / Creator King, Ross.
Imprint Honolulu : Asian Studies Association of Australia in association with University of Hawaii Press, 2008.
Description xxviii, 321 p. : bill. ; 23 cm.
Language English
Subject Cities and towns -- Malaysia -- Kuala Lumpur.
Cities and towns -- Malaysia -- Putrajaya.
Cities and towns.
Social conditions
Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia) -- Social conditions.
Putrajaya (Malaysia) -- Social conditions.
Malaysia -- Kuala Lumpur.
Malaysia -- Putrajaya.
Format Print, Book
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ISBN 9780824833183 (pbk. : alk. paper)
082483318X (pbk. : alk. paper)
Notes Includes bibliographical references (p. 281-299) and index.
Table of Contents:
  • List of Figures
  • Acknowledgements
  • Sources
  • Glossary and Abbreviations
  • Preface
  • Chapter 1. The Phenomenal City Diversities of Spaces
  • Chapter 2. The Contested City Race and the Social Production of Space
  • Chapter 3. The Imagined City Putrajaya, Cyberjaya and the Multimedia Super Corridor
  • Chapter 4. The Forgotten City Spatial Representations and their Absences
  • Chapter 5. The Metamorphic City In the Interstices of the Hyperspace, Cyberspace and the Malay World
  • Afterword Widening Divide or Conciliatory Space
  • Notes
  • References
  • Index