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  • Urbanisation at Risk in the Pacific and Asia: Disasters, Climate Change and Resilience in the Built Environment book cover

    Urbanisation at Risk in the Pacific and Asia

    Disasters, Climate Change and Resilience in the Built Environment, 1st Edition

    Edited by David Sanderson, Laura Bruce

    This book presents practical approaches for tackling the threats from climate change and disasters to urban growth in Pacific island countries and Asian nations. With chapters written by leading scholars and practitioners, Urbanisation at Risk presents research and case studies from island…

    Paperback – 2020-05-29 
    Routledge

  • The Invisible City: Travel, Attention, and Performance book cover

    The Invisible City

    Travel, Attention, and Performance, 1st Edition

    By Kyle Gillette

    The Invisible City explores urban spaces from the perspective of a traveler, writer, and creator of theatre to illuminate how cities offer travelers and residents theatrical visions while also remaining mostly invisible, beyond the limits of attention. The text explores the city as both stage and…

    Paperback – 2020-05-27 
    Routledge

  • Rural Development in Practice: Evolving Challenges and Opportunities book cover

    Rural Development in Practice

    Evolving Challenges and Opportunities, 1st Edition

    By Willem van Eekelen

    Rural Development in Practice focuses on the evolving nature of rural development in the Global South. It outlines how we got to where we are today, checks what we can learn from history, and explores the development drivers, facilitators, and obstacles most likely to shape the years ahead. The…

    Paperback – 2020-05-26 
    Routledge
    Rethinking Development

  • Peatlands: Ecology, Conservation and Heritage book cover

    Peatlands

    Ecology, Conservation and Heritage, 1st Edition

    By Ian D. Rotherham

    This book provides an introduction to peatlands for the non-specialist student reader and for all those concerned about environmental protection, and is an essential guide to peatland history and heritage for scientists and enthusiasts. Peat is formed when vegetation partially decays in a…

    Paperback – 2020-05-21 
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Natural Resource Management

  • Population Geography: A Systematic Exposition book cover

    Population Geography

    A Systematic Exposition, 1st Edition

    By Mohammad Izhar Hassan

    This book studies the origins and development of population geography as a discipline. It explores the key concepts, tools and statistical and demographic techniques that are widely employed in the analysis of population. The chapters in this book: Provide a comprehensive geographical account of…

    Paperback – 2020-05-18 
    Routledge India

  • Practical Handbook of Thematic Cartography: Principles, Methods, and Applications book cover

    Practical Handbook of Thematic Cartography

    Principles, Methods, and Applications, 1st Edition

    By Nicolas Lambert, Christine Zanin

    Maps are tools used to understand space, discover territories, communicate information, and explain the results of geographical analysis. This practical handbook is about thematic cartography. With more than 120 colorful extraordinary illustrations, numerous boxed texts, definitions and helpful…

    Hardback – 2020-05-18 
    CRC Press

  • Engendering Cities: Designing Sustainable Urban Spaces for All book cover

    Engendering Cities

    Designing Sustainable Urban Spaces for All, 1st Edition

    Edited by Inés Sánchez de Madariaga, Michael Neuman

    Engendering Cities examines the contemporary research, policy and practice of designing for gender in urban spaces. Gender matters in city design, yet despite legislative mandates across the globe to provide equal access to services for men and women alike, these issues are still often overlooked…

    Paperback – 2020-05-15 
    Routledge

  • Walking Cities: London book cover

    Walking Cities: London

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Jaspar Joseph-Lester, Simon King, Amy Blier-Carruthers, Roberto Bottazzi

    Walking Cities: London (second edition) brings together a new interdisciplinary field of artists, writers, architects, musicians, human geographers and philosophers to consider how a city walk informs and triggers new processes of making, thinking, researching and communicating. In particular, the…

    Paperback – 2020-05-14 
    Routledge

  • The Dark Theatre: A Book About Loss book cover

    The Dark Theatre

    A Book About Loss, 1st Edition

    By Alan Read

    The Dark Theatre is an indispensable text for activist communities wondering what theatre might have to do with their futures, students and scholars across Theatre and Performance Studies, Urban Studies, Cultural Studies, Political Economy and Social Ecology. The Dark Theatre returns to the…

    Paperback – 2020-05-11 
    Routledge

  • America's Suburban Centers: The Land Use-Transportation Link book cover

    America's Suburban Centers

    The Land Use-Transportation Link, 1st Edition

    By Robert Cervero

    Originally published in 1989, America’s Suburban Centers looks at how America’s suburban workplaces are being increasingly designed for automobiles rather than people. The emergence of sprawling office complexes devoid of housing, shops and other facilities is giving rise to regional congestion…

    Paperback – 2020-04-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Urban Planning

  • Social Research Techniques for Planners book cover

    Social Research Techniques for Planners

    1st Edition

    By Thomas L. Burton, Gordon E. Cherry

    Originally published in 1970 Social Planning Techniques for Town Planners introduces social research methods for town planners. The book places an emphasis on social research within the planning process, and addresses the problem faced by the research worker at successive stages of a research…

    Paperback – 2020-04-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Urban Planning

  • Regenerating the Inner City: Glasgow's Experience book cover

    Regenerating the Inner City

    Glasgow's Experience, 1st Edition

    Edited by David Donnison, Alan Middleton

    Originally published in 1987, Regenerating the Inner City looks at the changes to Glasgow’s East End and how industrial closures and slum clearance projects have caused people to leave. This is reflected across the western world, and causes severe blows to cities where these industries are located.…

    Paperback – 2020-04-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Urban Planning

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