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City Planning & Urban Development

  • Managing Urban Americaby Robert E. England; John P. Pelissero; David R. Morgan

    SAGE Publications 2016; US$ 71.00

    Managing Urban America guides students through the challenges, politics, and practice of urban management?including managing conflict through politics, adapting to demographic and social changes, balancing budgets, and delivering a myriad of goods and services to citizens in an efficient, equitable, and responsive manner. The Eighth Edition has... more...

  • Managing Urban Americaby Robert E. England; John P. Pelissero; David R. Morgan

    SAGE Publications 2016; US$ 71.00

    Managing Urban America guides students through the challenges, politics, and practice of urban management?including managing conflict through politics, adapting to demographic and social changes, balancing budgets, and delivering a myriad of goods and services to citizens in an efficient, equitable, and responsive manner. The Eighth Edition has... more...

  • Working towards the Monarchyby Serhat Ünaldi

    University of Hawaii Press 2016; US$ 62.00

    In the twilight years of Thailand's ailing King Bhumibol, battles between royalists and their red shirt opponents are increasing, and the tectonic shifts that lie beneath Thailand's decade-old political crisis have become increasingly apparent. Serhat Ünaldi's Working towards the Monarchy sheds new light on recent developments with its bold analysis... more...

  • Children, Nature, Citiesby Ann Marie F. Murnaghan; Laura J. Shillington

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 149.95

    Why does the way we think about urban children and urban nature matter? This volume explores how dichotomies between nature/culture, rural/urban, and child/adult have structured our understandings about the place of children and nature in the city. By placing children and youth at the center of re-theorising the city as a socio-natural space, the book... more...

  • Understanding China's Urbanizationby Li Zhang; Richard LeGates; Min Zhao

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2016; US$ 40.00

    China’s urbanization is one of the great earth-changing phenomena of recent times. The way in which China continues to urbanize will have a critical impact on the world economy, global climate change, international relations and a host of other critical issues. Understanding and responding to China’s urbanization is of paramount importance... more...

  • Cities for a small continentby Anne Power

    Policy Press 2016; US$ 42.95

    Through varied case studies this original book compares changes between Northern and Southern European countries, bigger and smaller cities over 10 years, to present a compelling framework showing how Europe?s post-industrial cities are striving to combat environmental and social unravelling. more...

  • Urban and Regional Planning Educationby Ashok Kumar; Diwakar S. Meshram; Krishne Gowda

    Springer Singapore 2016; US$ 99.99

    This is the first volume exclusively dedicated to planning education, with a focus on India and learning from global experiences for India. Prior to the 1990s, planning education in India was largely confined to national and local economic concerns. Within a globalized scenario, such pedagogies and theories have become outmoded. With new concerns... more...

  • Complexity and Planningby Gert de Roo; Jean Hillier

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 154.95

    Complexity, complex systems and complexity theories are becoming increasingly important within a variety disciplines. While these issues are less well known within the discipline of spatial planning, there has been a recent growing awareness and interest. As planners grapple with how to consider the vagaries of the real world when putting together... more...

  • In Dwellingby Peter King

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 149.95

    A 'dwelling', or the physical space we call a house, is full of meaning for us. It can be implacable, in that it can work for or against us, depending on how we are able to access and use it. This means that we have to learn to accept dwelling as it is and find some accommodation with our surrounding environment. This book develops a new approach to... more...

  • Discourse Dynamics in Participatory Planningby Diana MacCallum

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 149.95

    This book introduces the methodology of critical discourse analysis (CDA) to the study of participatory planning. CDA uses linguistic analysis to elucidate social issues and processes and is particularly suited to institutional practices and how they are changing in response to changing social conditions. Illustrated by two case studies from Australia,... more...