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  • Sustainability Transitions in South Africa book cover

    Sustainability Transitions in South Africa

    1st Edition

    Edited by Najma Mohamed

    South Africa’s transition to a greener economy features prominently in the long-term development vision of the country, and is an integral part of the country’s national climate change response strategy. Despite significant gains in socio-economic development since its transition to democracy,…

    Paperback – 2020-03-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Sustainability

  • Cultural Sustainability: Perspectives from the Humanities and Social Sciences book cover

    Cultural Sustainability

    Perspectives from the Humanities and Social Sciences, 1st Edition

    Edited by Torsten Meireis, Gabriele Rippl

    If the political and social benchmarks of sustainability and sustainable development are to be met, ignoring the role of the humanities and social, cultural and ethical values is highly problematic. People’s worldviews, beliefs and principles have an immediate impact on how they act and should be…

    Paperback – 2020-03-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Environmental Humanities

  • Poverty and Climate Change: Restoring a Global Biogeochemical Equilibrium book cover

    Poverty and Climate Change

    Restoring a Global Biogeochemical Equilibrium, 1st Edition

    By Fitzroy B. Beckford

    Most, if not all of the global biogeochemical cycles on the earth have been broken or are at dangerous tipping points. These broken cycles have expressed themselves in various forms as soil degradation and depletion, ocean acidification, global warming and climate change. The best proposal for an…

    Paperback – 2020-03-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Sustainable Development

  • Reimagining Industrial Sites: Changing Histories and Landscapes book cover

    Reimagining Industrial Sites

    Changing Histories and Landscapes, 1st Edition

    By Catherine Heatherington

    The discourse around derelict, former industrial and military sites has grown in recent years. This interest is not only theoretical, and landscape professionals are taking new approaches to the design and development of these sites. This book examines the varied ways in which the histories and…

    Paperback – 2020-03-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Landscape and Environmental Design

  • Bicycle Urbanism: Reimagining Bicycle Friendly Cities book cover

    Bicycle Urbanism

    Reimagining Bicycle Friendly Cities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Rachel Berney

    Over recent decades, bicycling has received renewed interest as a means of improving transportation through crowded cities, improving personal health, and reducing environmental impacts associated with travel. Much of the discussion surrounding cycling has focused on bicycle facility design—how to…

    Paperback – 2020-03-04
    Routledge
    Urban Planning and Environment

  • Twenty-First Century Urbanism: A New Analysis of the City book cover

    Twenty-First Century Urbanism

    A New Analysis of the City, 1st Edition

    By Rob Sullivan

    This volume argues that the city cannot be captured by any one mode of analysis but instead is composed of the mobile, relational, efficient, sentient, and the phenomenological with all of them cast in new theoretical configurations and combined into one methodological entity. Rather than focusing…

    Paperback – 2020-03-04
    Routledge

  • The Heart of the City: Legacy and Complexity of a Modern Design Idea book cover

    The Heart of the City

    Legacy and Complexity of a Modern Design Idea, 1st Edition

    By Leonardo Zuccaro Marchi

    The Heart of the City concept, which was introduced at CIAM 8 in 1951, has played an important role in architectural and urban debates. The Heart became the most important of the organic references used in the 1950s for defining a theory of urban form. This book focuses on both the historical and…

    Paperback – 2020-03-04
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook of Landscape and Food book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Landscape and Food

    1st Edition

    Edited by Joshua Zeunert, Tim Waterman

    Since the turn of the millennium, there has been a burgeoning interest in, and literature of, both landscape studies and food studies. Landscape describes places as relationships and processes. Landscapes create people’s identities and guide their actions and their preferences, while at the same…

    Paperback – 2020-03-04
    Routledge

  • Crisis Management Beyond the Humanitarian-Development Nexus book cover

    Crisis Management Beyond the Humanitarian-Development Nexus

    1st Edition

    Edited by Atsushi Hanatani, Oscar A. Gómez, Chigumi Kawaguchi

    In addressing humanitarian crises, the international community has long understood the need to extend beyond providing immediate relief, and to engage with long-term recovery activities and the prevention of similar crises in the future. However, this continuum from short-term relief to…

    Paperback – 2020-03-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Humanitarian Studies

  • Water, Technology and the Nation-State book cover

    Water, Technology and the Nation-State

    1st Edition

    Edited by Filippo Menga, Erik Swyngedouw

    Just as space, territory and society can be socially and politically co-constructed, so can water, and thus the construction of hydraulic infrastructures can be mobilised by politicians to consolidate their grip on power while nurturing their own vision of what the nation is or should become. This…

    Paperback – 2020-03-04
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Water Resource Management

  • The Aesthetics of Neighborhood Change book cover

    The Aesthetics of Neighborhood Change

    1st Edition

    Edited by Lisa Berglund, Siobhan Gregory

    The Aesthetics of Neighborhood Change explores cultural shifts that result from gentrification and redevelopment, showing how cultures of racially and economically marginalized groups are appropriated or erased by the introduction luxury real estate and retail branding. The book explores the…

    Hardback – 2020-03-03
    Routledge

  • Routledge Revivals: The Making of Urban Scotland (1978) book cover

    Routledge Revivals: The Making of Urban Scotland (1978)

    1st Edition

    By Ian H. Adams

    Originally published in 1978, The Making of Urban Scotland traces the evolution of towns from their prehistoric origins to the present day. Most of the material is based on research in Scotland’s archives, housed in the Scottish Record Office. Special emphasis is placed on the causes of economic…

    Paperback – 2020-02-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

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