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- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2011; US$ 89.95
Illustrated by a wide range of case studies from planning contexts, this book examines culture as a socio-historically situated concept, introducing a line of scholarship, both established and recent, to show what 'culture' does and why. It addresses the materialisation of abstract concepts, performance and embodiment, and social categorisation... more...
- Berghahn Books 2013; US$ 34.95
Planning in contemporary democratic states is often understood as a range of activities, from housing to urban design, regional development to economic planning. This volume sees planning differently?as the negotiation of possibilities that time offers space. It explores what kind of promise planning offers, how such a promise is made, and what... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2007; US$ 75.95
Essential reading for graduate level courses in urban studies, city and regional planning, and urban design, Albrecht and Mandelbaum's text examines the challenges that the new paradigm of the Network Society create for Urban and Regional Planning. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2009; US$ 56.95
The New Towns Programme of 1946 to 1970 represents one of the most substantial periods of urban development in Britain. This book covers the story of how these towns came to be built, how they aged, and the challenges and opportunities they now face as they begin phases of renewal. The New Towns provide lessons for social, economic and environmental... more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2007; US$ 134.95
Evaluation is a critical stage in urban and regional planning and development, with the consideration of alternative proposals essential for informed debate and decision. The craft of pre-development evaluation has long been influenced by Nathaniel Lichfield, and in his honour, this book brings together prominent researchers and practitioners to discuss... more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2008; US$ 124.95
By bringing together and comparing the experiences of green belt reform across the whole developed world, this book adds to the understanding of how a green belt can be affected and what alternatives exist to it. A team of leading researchers and practitioners assess the usefulness of green belts and their alternatives as tools for planners in this... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2002; US$ 180.00
Analyses and explains a century of the production and reproduction of the urban environment and focuses on recent changes in the control of these processes and the ideology which has ensured that urban inequalities continue to exist and grow. more...