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  • "Building Like Moses with Jacobs in Mind"by Scott Larson

    Temple University Press 2013; US$ 28.95

     The antagonism between urbanist and writer Jane Jacobs and master builder Robert Moses may frame debates over urban form, but in "Building Like Moses with Jacobs in Mind," Scott Larson aims to use the Moses-Jacobs rivalry as a means for examining and understanding the New York City administration's redevelopment strategies and actions.... more...

  • Ökologische Quartierserneuerungby Betül Bretschneider

    Springer 2014; US$ 29.99

    ?Die Studie untersucht eine im Rahmen des Wiener Stadterneuerungsprogramms aufzuwertende Erdgeschosszone der grunderzeitlichen Stadt, anhand aktueller stadtebaulicher Sanierungsvorhaben in Wien aber auch in Berlin und Leipzig: Welche Parameter und Maßnahmen stehen bei der nachhaltigen Umstrukturierung eines grunderzeitlichen Viertels mit seinen Straßenraumen,... more...

  • Accumulation by Dispossessionby Swapna Banerjee-Guha

    SAGE India 2010; US$ 39.95

    The contemporary regime of globalisation and neoliberalism is creating a far-reaching impact on different scales across the world. On the urban scale it has resulted in a huge transformation of the city space, land use and reorganisation of the urban governance. This book is a provocative examination of the contemporary urban scenario in several countries,... more...

  • Against Architectureby Franco La Cecla

    PM Press 2012; US$ 10.99

    With insight into the human side of architecture, this critical assessment displays the shortcomings of modern urban planning as an acclaimed architect issues a passionate charge against the celebrities of the current architectural world: the “archistars.? He argues that architecture has lost its way and its true function, as the archistars mold cityscapes... more...

  • The Age of Intelligent Citiesby Nicos Komninos

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 145.00

    This book concludes a trilogy that began with Intelligent Cities: Innovation, Knowledge Systems and digital spaces (Routledge 2002) and Intelligent Cities and Globalisation of Innovation Networks (Routledge 2008). Together these books examine intelligent cities as environments of innovation and collaborative problem-solving. In this final book,... more...

  • Amsterdam Human Capitalby Sako Musterd; Willem Salet

    Amsterdam University Press 2003; US$ 50.00

    An interdisciplinary study of the changing urban space of Amsterdam. more...

  • Applied Remote Sensing for Urban Planning, Governance and Sustainabilityby Maik Netzband; William Stefanov; Charles Redman

    Springer 2007; US$ 269.00

    Sometimes, science questions don't match well with what the operational problems and concerns of a given city are. This book presents data from six urban regions from all over the world, and explains what the questions are, and how one can use data and scientific skills to help answer them. more...

  • Applied Urban Analysisby Ian Cullen

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 44.95

    First Published in 2006. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...

  • The Art of City Makingby Charles Landry

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 45.95

    City-making is an art, not a formula. The skills required to re-enchant the city are far wider than the conventional ones like architecture, engineering and land-use planning. There is no simplistic, ten-point plan, but strong principles can help send good city-making on its way. The vision for 21st century cities must be to be the most imaginative... more...

  • The Ashgate Research Companion to Planning and Cultureby Greg Young; Deborah Stevenson

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2013; US$ 144.95

    This Research Companion brings together leading experts from around the world to map the contours of the relationship between planning and culture and to present these inextricably linked concepts and issues together in one place. By examining significant trends in varying national and international contexts, the contributors scrutinise the theories... more...