• Urban Waterfront Promenades book cover

    Urban Waterfront Promenades

    By Elizabeth Macdonald

    Some cities have long treasured waterfront promenades, many have recently built them as urban waterfronts have de-industrialized, and many others are considering them as opportunities arise. Beyond connecting people with urban water bodies, waterfront promenades offer many social and ecological…

    Paperback – 2017-07-13 
    Routledge

  • City Unsilenced

    Urban Resistance and Public Space in the Age of Shrinking Democracy

    Edited by Jeffrey Hou, Sabine Knierbein

    What do the recent urban resistance tactics around the world have in common? What are the roles of public space in these movements? What are the implications of urban resistance for the remaking of public space in the "age of shrinking democracy"? To what extent do these resistances move from anti-…

    Paperback – 2017-07-12 
    Routledge

  • Growing Compact: Urban Form, Density and Sustainability book cover

    Growing Compact

    Urban Form, Density and Sustainability

    Edited by Joo Hwa P. Bay, Steffen Lehmann

    Growing Compact: Urban Form, Density and Sustainability explores and unravels the phenomena, links and benefits between density, compactness and the sustainability of cities. It looks at the socio-climatic implications of density and takes a more holistic approach to sustainable urbanism by…

    Paperback – 2017-07-12 
    Routledge
    Earthscan Series on Sustainable Design

  • Regreening the Built Environment

    Nature, Green Space and Sustainability

    By Michael A Richards

    Regreening the Built Environment examines the relationship between the built environment and nature and demonstrates how rethinking the role and design of infrastructure can environmentally, economically, and socially sustain the earth. In the past, infrastructure and green or park spaces have…

    Paperback – 2017-07-12 
    Routledge

  • Children’s Health and Wellbeing in Urban Environments

    Edited by Christina R. Ergler, Robin Kearns, Karen Witten

    How children experience, negotiate, and connect with or resist their surroundings impacts on their health and wellbeing. In cities, various aspects of the physical and social environment can affect children’s wellbeing. This edited collection brings together different accounts and experiences…

    Hardback – 2017-07-11 
    Routledge
    Geographies of Health Series

  • Archipelago Tourism: Policies and Practices book cover

    Archipelago Tourism

    Policies and Practices

    Edited by Godfrey Baldacchino

    Exploring the conceptual insights provided by the archipelagic 'twist' in the context of tourism principles, policies and practices, this volume draws on an international series of case studies to analyse best practice in branding, marketing and logistics in archipelago tourist destinations. The…

    Paperback – 2017-06-30 
    Routledge
    New Directions in Tourism Analysis

  • Non-Motorized Transport Integration into Urban Transport Planning in Africa book cover

    Non-Motorized Transport Integration into Urban Transport Planning in Africa

    Edited by Winnie V. Mitullah, Marianne Vanderschuren, Meleckidzedeck Khayesi

    What challenges do pedestrians and cyclists face in cities of the developing world? What opportunities do these cities have to provide for walking and cycling? Based on in-depth research conducted in Cape Town (South Africa), Dar es Salaam (Tanzania) and Nairobi (Kenya), this book explores these…

    Hardback – 2017-06-29 
    Routledge
    Transport and Society

  • Routledge Revivals: Planning and Urban Growth in Southern Europe (1984) book cover

    Routledge Revivals: Planning and Urban Growth in Southern Europe (1984)

    Edited by Martin Wynn

    First published in 1984, this book addresses key questions about the pattern of urban development in Southern Europe and the mechanisms employed to control and regulate this development in individual countries. It examines five countries – Greece, Italy, Portugal, Spain and Turkey – that have…

    Hardback – 2017-06-28 
    Routledge

  • Routledge Revivals: Housing in Europe (1984) book cover

    Routledge Revivals: Housing in Europe (1984)

    Edited by Martin Wynn

    First published in 1984, this book presents a survey of housing problems in various European countries and how individual states have responded. Each chapter begins by surveying the problem in each country since the Second World War, before going on to outline the roles fulfilled by national…

    Hardback – 2017-06-28 
    Routledge

  • Routledge Revivals: Planning Games (1984): Case Study Simulations in Land Management and Development book cover

    Routledge Revivals: Planning Games (1984)

    Case Study Simulations in Land Management and Development

    Edited by Martin Wynn

    First published in 1985, this book presents seven games for use in the teaching and study of planning, urban studies or land administration. These simulations are all built on researched case studies and deal with a number of critical planning and developmental issues; for each one the…

    Hardback – 2017-06-28 
    Routledge

  • Case Study Strategies for Architects and Designers: Integrative Data Research Methods book cover

    Case Study Strategies for Architects and Designers

    Integrative Data Research Methods

    By Marja Sarvimaki

    Case Study Strategies for Designers explains methods in evidence-based design, also called practice-based research, to show you the value of research to your designs. Topics covered pertain to data collection and analysis techniques, including surveys, interviews, fieldwork, participatory design,…

    Paperback – 2017-06-27 
    Routledge

  • Costs of Sprawl

    By Reid Ewing, Shima Hamidi

    Across the nation, the debate over metropolitan sprawl and its impact has become pivotal to urban planning. A decade ago, Smart Growth America and the US Environmental Protection Agency sought to raise the level of the debate by sponsoring groundbreaking research to quantitatively measure sprawl…

    Paperback – 2017-06-27 
    Routledge

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