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  • New Trends in Urban Planningby Dan Soen

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 72.95

    New Trends in Urban Planning: Studies in Housing, Urban Design and Planning presents the trends in urban planning with a wide array of theory and practice in various countries. This book deals with the overall problems facing urban planners in their striving at an enhanced quality of life in human settlements. Organized into seven panels encompassing... more...

  • Urban-Rural Linksby John Westaway; Pat Collarbone; Jane Connolly

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 31.95

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  • Global Review of Human Settlementsby Gyoujin Cho

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 93.95

    Global Review of Human Settlements: A Support Paper for Habitat: United Nations Conference on Human Settlement reviews global human settlement conditions and the factors affecting their present and future developments. The report presents information, analyses, and conclusions. It analyzes the causes and effects of the urbanization process; describes... more...

  • Going Northby Neil Fligstein; Peter H. Rossi

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 72.95

    Going North: Migration of Blacks and Whites from the South, 1900—1950 discusses the historical, demographic, sociological, and economic reasons for black and white migrations. The book explains the transition from a rural, extractive economy to an urban, industrial and service economy, with emphasis on the effects on the Southern rural population.... more...

  • Bewonersparticipatie in de Bijlmermeerby P. van Beveren

    IOS Press 2014; US$ 87.00

    Participatie is een veel gebruikt en diffuus begrip. Patrick van Beveren laat in deze studie zien dat er een veelheid bestaat aan definities, omschrijvingen en vormen, maar dat er in de afgelopen decennia tegelijkertijd nauwelijks theoretische concepten zijn ontwikkeld. De ladder van Arnstein (1969) is in veel discussies en publicaties nog steeds leidend... more...

  • Global Cities and Climate Changeby Taedong Lee

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 42.95

    Cities have led the way to combat climate change by planning and implementing climate mitigation and adaptation policies. These local efforts go beyond national boundaries. Cities are forming transnational networks to enhance their understandings and practices for climate policies. In contrast to national governments that have numerous obstacles to... more...

  • One Idea, Many Plansby Sanjeev Vidyarthi

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 52.95

    Planners tend to promote formal plans as the only game in town while diverse efforts of urban actors shape our cities. Tracking the development of American "neighborhood unit" concept in independent India’s planning practice and literature—from the national level policies to on-the-ground applications in the city of Jaipur—Vidyarthi explains how a... more...

  • Encyclopedia of Urban Studiesby E. (Earl) Ray Hutchison

    SAGE Publications 2009; US$ 336.00

    Addresses the specific theories, key studies and important figures that have influenced not just the individual discipline but also the field of urban studies more generally. more...

  • Education and Social Mobilityby Kate Hoskins; Bernard Barker

    Institute of Education Press 2014; US$ 41.95

    This book examines Government plans to improve upward mobility in England and considers the chances of success in the light of qualitative interviews with 88 school students. It suggests that governments consistently underestimate the resistances to mobility that are embedded in social and occupational structures. more...

  • Slavery behind the Wallby Theresa A. Singleton

    University Press of Florida 2015; US$ 74.95

    Cuba had the largest slave society of the Spanish colonial empire and thus the most plantations. The lack of archaeological data for interpreting these sites is a glaring void in slavery and plantation studies. Theresa Singleton helps to fill this gap with the presentation of the first archaeological investigation of a Cuban plantation written by... more...