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Urban & Land Use Planning

  • Dialogues in Urban and Regional Planning 6by Christopher Silver; Robert Freestone; Christophe Demaziere

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 49.95

    The Dialogues in Urban and Regional Planning series offers a selection of some of the best scholarship in urban and regional planning from around the world. The internationally recognized authors of these award-winning papers take up a range of salient issues from the theory and practice of planning. This 6 th volume incorporates essays that... more...

  • The Routledge Handbook of Australian Urban and Regional Planningby Neil Sipe; Karen Vella

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 53.95

    Where is planning in twenty-first-century Australia? What are the key challenges that confront planning? What does planning scholarship reveal about the state of planning practice in meeting the needs of urban and regional Australians? The Routledge Handbook of Australian Urban and Regional Planning includes 27 chapters that answer these and many... more...

  • Urban Latin Americaby Tom Angotti

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2017; US$ 33.00

    Latin America, one of the most urbanized regions of the world, can only be fully understood by exploring its urban-rural divide, inequalities within urban areas, and the prospects for change. This thoughtful text explores Latin American cities; their history, similarities, and differences; and the current problems they face. more...

  • Making Prestigious Placesby Mario Paris

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 54.95

    Making Prestigious Places investigates the spatial dimension of luxury, both as a sector involving activities, operators and investments, and as a system of values acting as a catalyst for recent urban transformations. Luxury shares a well-established connection to the city, as a place of production, consumption and self-representation, and continues... more...

  • Social Housing and Urban Renewalby Paul Watt; Peer Smets

    Emerald Publishing Limited 2017; US$ 100.00

    This book offers a cross-national perspective on contemporary urban renewal in relation to social rental housing. Recent renewal has involved demolishing many social housing estates and replacing them with mixed-tenure housing developments in which deconcentration of poverty and social mixing of poor tenants and wealthy homeowners are major goals. more...

  • Lost in the Transit Desertby Diane Jones Allen

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 54.95

    Increased redevelopment, the dismantling of public housing, and increasing housing costs are forcing a shift in migration of lower income and transit dependent populations to the suburbs. These suburbs are often missing basic transportation, and strategies to address this are lacking. This absence of public transit creates barriers to viable employment... more...

  • Planning in Indigenous Australiaby Sue Jackson; Libby Porter; Louise C. Johnson

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 59.95

    Planning in settler-colonial countries is always taking place on the lands of Indigenous peoples. While Indigenous rights, identity and cultural values are increasingly being discussed within planning, its mainstream accounts virtually ignore the colonial roots and legacies of the discipline’s assumptions, techniques and methods. This ground-breaking... more...

  • Proceedings of the International Symposium on Design Review (Routledge Revivals)by Wolfgang F. E. Preiser; Brenda Case Scheer

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 195.00

    First published in 1992, this book collects together the papers presented at the International Symposium on Design Review which was held to address the growing tendency of local governments to institute programs of aesthetic control. The editor argues that the widespread adoption of design review processes in the years preceding the conference necessitated... more...

  • Future Visions of Urban Public Housing (Routledge Revivals)by Wolfgang F. E. Preiser; David P. Varady; Francis P. Russell

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 230.00

    First published in 1994, this book brings together the papers presented at the International Forum on ‘Future Visions of Urban Public Housing’ held on November 17-20, 1994 in Cincinnati, Ohio. Participants included public housing officials, academics, practitioners and public housing residents who came together to debate, compare and analyse practices... more...

  • Istanbul, Open Cityby Ipek Türeli

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 149.95

    Urban theory traditionally links modernity to the city, to the historical emergence of certain forms of subjectivity and the rise of important developments in culture, arts and architecture. This is often in response to technological, economic and societal transformations in the nineteenth- and early twentieth-centuries in select Euro-American metropolises.... more...