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Australian Heartlands: Making space for hope in the suburbs

Australian Heartlands

Making space for hope in the suburbs

Allen & Unwin (2006)
US$17.81

The inaugural winner of The Iremonger Award for Writing on Public Issues, this is a provocative...

Livable Cities?: Urban Struggles for Livelihood and Sustainability

Livable Cities?

Urban Struggles for Livelihood and Sustainability

University of California Press (2002)
US$29.95

The sprawling cities of the developing world are vibrant hubs of economic growth, but they are also...

Reforming Suburbia: The Planned Communities of Irvine, Columbia, and The Woodlands

Reforming Suburbia

The Planned Communities of Irvine, Columbia, and The Woodlands

University of California Press (2005)
US$39.95

The "new community" movement of the 1960s and 1970s attempted a grand experiment in housing. It...

Urban Nation: Australia's Planning Heritage

Urban Nation

Australia's Planning Heritage

CSIRO Publishing (2010)
US$72.00

Provides the first national survey of the historical impact of urban planning and design on the...

Women and Slavery in the French Antilles, 1635-1848
Indiana University Press (2001)
US$15.95

Women and Slavery in the French Antilles, 1635--1848 Bernard Moitt Examines the...

The City: A Global History

The City

A Global History

Random House Publishing Group (2007)
US$16.98

If humankind can be said to have a single greatest creation, it would be those places that represent...

The Greek City States: A Source Book

The Greek City States (2nd ed.)

A Source Book

Cambridge University Press (2007)
US$34.00

Selection of translated texts focusing primarily on political institutions and political activity in...

Making our Way through the World: Human Reflexivity and Social Mobility

Making our Way through the World

Human Reflexivity and Social Mobility

Cambridge University Press (2007)
US$38.00

This book examines 'internal conversations' and their influence on how people make their way through...

White Kids: Language, Race, and Styles of Youth Identity

White Kids

Language, Race, and Styles of Youth Identity

Cambridge University Press (2010)
US$38.00

The first book to use techniques of linguistic analysis to examine the construction of diverse white...

Measuring Quality in Planning: Managing the Performance Process

Measuring Quality in Planning

Managing the Performance Process

Taylor and Francis (2004)
US$89.18

This book deals with one of the current major debates in planning: how to measure the quality and...