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Urban & Land Use Planning

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  • The Spacemaker's Guide to Big Changeby Nabeel Hamdi

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 34.95

    This book gives definition to participatory practice as a necessary form of activism in development planning for cities.? It gives guidance on how practice can make space for big and lasting change and for new opportunities to be discovered. It points to ways of building synergy and negotiating our way in the social and political spaces ?in between?... more...

  • Approaching Urban Designby Marion Roberts; Clara Greed

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 107.95

    This companion to Introducing Urban Design: Interventions and Responses shows how the principles and concepts of urban design can be applied and implemented in a range of real-world settings. more...

  • The Secret Architecture Of Our Nation's Capitalby David Ovason

    HarperCollins 2012; Not Available

    Today, there are more than twenty complete zodiacs in Washington, D.C., each one pointing to an extraordinary mystery. David Ovason, who has studied these astrological devices for ten years, now reveals why they have been placed in such abundance in the center of our nation's capital and explains their interconnections. His richly illustrated text... more...

  • School District Master Planningby Kelley D. Carey

    R&L Education 2012; US$ 23.99

    School District Master Planning: The Teaching Supplement ?a guide to the book of the same name?is designed for instructors of graduate level courses in school district demographics and facilities planning, as well as for school district administrators in need of a practical reference text. Discussing solutions to the main text's case situations... more...

  • The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (Routledge Revivals)by Rod Hackney

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 125.00

    First published in 1990, this title presents the personal reflections of renowned community architect Rod Hackney, who served for many years as President of both the Royal Institute of British Architects and the International Union of Architects. Educated in the Modernist tradition of architecture in Britain and Denmark, Hackney?s return to England... more...

  • Købstadens metamorfoseby Jens Toftgaard Jensen; Jeppe Norskov; Søren Bitsch

    Aarhus University Press 2005; US$ 25.66

    Omkring 1800 var Århus en lille, fortættet handels- og håndværksby beboet af godt 4.000 indbyggere og med torvene i byens midte som det økonomiske og sociale midtpunkt. Ved århundredets slutning var indbyggertallet vokset til flere end 50.000, byen havde spredt sig ud over de middelalderlige grænser, og dele af de omkringliggende sognekommuner og landsbyer... more...

  • Landschaft und Gestaltungby Thomas Hauck

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 49.00

    Landschaft hat seit ihrer Entdeckung als Gestaltungsprinzip in der Malerei der Neuzeit einen radikalen Wandel vollzogen. Dieser betrifft aber nicht ihre Form, die sich über lange Zeit als bemerkenswert stabil erwies, sondern ihren Status als Gegenstand. Von einer bloßen Idee wandelte sie sich zu einem handfesten Gegenstand, der nicht mehr nur gemalt,... more...

  • Entwürfe und Gefügeby Kirsten Maar

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 38.00

    Das Potenzial von Choreographie und Architektur liegt im Entwerfen von Schauplätzen und Handlungsräumen. In dieser Hinsicht sind beide nicht als abgeschlossene Werke zu denken, sondern als dynamische Gefüge von Körpern und Räumlichkeit. Kirsten Maars Studie nimmt die choreographischen Arbeiten William Forsythes seit 2003 in den Blick und kontextualisiert... more...

  • Urban Recyclingby Erol Yildiz; Birgit Mattausch

    De Gruyter 2012; US$ 34.95

    Urban Recycling nimmt erstmals den Zusammenhang von Migration und Urbanisierung in den Blick und damit den Beitrag von Migranten für die Entwicklung und Modernisierung von Stadtquartieren: auf der Basis von aktuellen empirischen Studien in Berlin, Köln, Dortmund, Amsterdam, Marseille sowie in New York und Toronto. more...

  • Emergent Architectural Territories in East Asian Citiesby Peter G. Rowe

    De Gruyter 2011; US$ 63.95

    This book presents current developments in city planning and architecture in East Asia. It describes the many neighborhoods in which the region?s large cities are modernizing or expanding with innovative structures and advanced construction projects. It combines a typology of public structures with an analysis of the compositional principles of urban... more...