1st Edition

Planning for the Unplanned
Recovering from Crises in Megacities

ISBN 9780415951302
Published March 30, 2005 by Routledge
262 Pages 20 B/W Illustrations

USD $22.95

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Book Description

First published in 2005. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.



Aseem Inam is Assistant Professor of Urban Planning at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor. He has worked as an architect, urban designer, and planner in North America, Europe, and Asia. He has published on alternative forms of suburban development, and on more meaningful ways of designing our cities.


"Inam's argument re-directs disaster planning, turning it from an 'exceptional case' to a process inherent in 'everyday' planning and policymaking." - Robert A. Beauregard, Professor of Urban Policy, The New School University



'There is much in this book that can benefit readers from the fields of urban studies, sociology, political science, urban planning, and public policy and planning, as well as professionals involved in planning, policy, and public administration' - Pamela.S.Showalter, Texas State University