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- Trinity University Press 2012; US$ 24.95
San Antonio boasts one of the country?s fastest-growing metropolitan regions, thanks to visionary personalities, key politicians, a vibrant citizenry, and a bit of luck. In this lively behind-the-scenes account, former mayor Nelson Wolff focuses on four major developments ? the San Antonio Spurs? AT&T Arena, Toyota, the PGA Village, and the River... more...
- World Bank Publications 2012; US$ 19.99
In a world where half of the population lives in cities and more than 90 percent of urban growth is occurring in the developing world, cities struggle to modernize without completely losing their unique character, which is embodied by their historic cores and cultural heritage assets. As countries develop, cultural heritage can provide a crucial element... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 56.95
Lucy Bullivant analyses the ideals and processes of international masterplans, and their role in the evolution of many different types of urban contexts in both the developed and developing world. Among the book?s key themes are landscape-driven schemes, social equity through the reevaluation of spatial planning, and the evolution of strategies responding... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 120.00
First published in 1976, this book tells of the dramatic struggle between tenants? groups, community associations, students, squatters, intellectuals, political parties, and property developers at Tolmers Square in north London.†It focuses on†the politics of central city redevelopment. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 53.95
The book explores the relationships, objectives and strategies of the actors engaging in†urban regeneration†schemes, and their effects on affordable property development†in cities of†three advanced European economies. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 234.00
The urban waterfront is widely regarded as a frontier of contemporary urban development, attracting both investment and publicity. City, Capital and Water provides a detailed account of the redevelopment of urban waterfronts in nine cities around the world: London, Tokyo, Kobe, Osaka, Hong Kong, Sydney, Toronto, Dublin and Amsterdam. The case studies... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 265.00
This Companion provides cutting edge critical review and synthesis of recent conceptual, policy and practical developments within the field. With contributions from 70 international experts within the field, it explores the meaning of ?urban regeneration? in differing national contexts, asking questions and providing informed discussion and analyses... more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2014; US$ 119.95
Based on ethnographic fieldwork conducted in Oslo, Everyday Life in the Gentrifying City offers an examination of gentrification from below, exploring the effects of this process upon city neighbourhoods and those that inhabit them, whether residents, business owners and their customers, or local activists. Engaging with recent debates surrounding... more...