Taylor & Francis India: Urban Politics

  • The Cultural Politics of Urban Development in South Korea: Art, Memory and Urban Boosterism in Gwangju book cover

    The Cultural Politics of Urban Development in South Korea

    Art, Memory and Urban Boosterism in Gwangju, 1st Edition

    By HaeRan Shin

    This book analyses the cultural politics of urban development in Gwangju, South Korea, and illustrates the implementation of state-led arts-based urban boosterism efforts in the context of political trauma and the desire for economic growth. The book explores urban development that is complicated…

    Hardback – 2020-04-17 
    Routledge
    Routledge Pacific Rim Geographies

  • 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

  • New Urban Geographies of the Creative and Knowledge Economies: Foregrounding Innovative Productions, Workplaces and Public Policies in Contemporary Cities book cover

    New Urban Geographies of the Creative and Knowledge Economies

    Foregrounding Innovative Productions, Workplaces and Public Policies in Contemporary Cities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Simonetta Armondi, Stefano Di Vita

    The temporal and spatial intersection of information and telecommunication technologies, creative and knowledge economies, and related new manufacturing systems, has been leading to significant effects on urban socioeconomic and spatial configurations and public policies. Specifically, the…

    Paperback – 2020-05-01 
    Routledge

  • Law and the New Urban Agenda book cover

    Law and the New Urban Agenda

    1st Edition

    Edited by Nestor M. Davidson, Geeta Tewari

    The New Urban Agenda (NUA), adopted in 2016 at the United Nations Conference on Housing and Sustainable Urban Development (Habitat III) in Quito, Ecuador, represents a globally shared understanding of the vital link between urbanization and a sustainable future. At the heart of this new vision…

    Hardback – 2020-05-15 
    Routledge
    Juris Diversitas

  • Nation-branding in Practice: The Politics of Promoting Sports, Cities and Universities in Kazakhstan and Qatar book cover

    Nation-branding in Practice

    The Politics of Promoting Sports, Cities and Universities in Kazakhstan and Qatar, 1st Edition

    By Kristin Anabel Eggeling

    This book investigates the political implications of country promotion through practices of ‘nation-branding’ by drawing on contemporary examples from the sports, urban development and higher education sector in Kazakhstan and Qatar. Nation-branding has emerged as a central practice of…

    Hardback – 2020-05-26 
    Routledge
    Interventions

  • The Routledge Handbook of Designing Public Spaces for Young People: Processes, Practices and Policies for Youth Inclusion book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Designing Public Spaces for Young People

    Processes, Practices and Policies for Youth Inclusion, 1st Edition

    Edited by Janet Loebach, Sarah Little, Adina Cox, Patsy Eubanks Owens

    The Routledge Handbook of Designing Public Spaces for Young People is a thorough and practical resource for all who wish to influence policy and design decisions in order to increase young people’s access to and use of public spaces, as well as their role in design and decision-making processes.…

    Hardback – 2020-06-01 
    Routledge

  • Macau 20 Years after the Handover: Changes and Challenges under “One Country, Two Systems” book cover

    Macau 20 Years after the Handover

    Changes and Challenges under “One Country, Two Systems”, 1st Edition

    Edited by Meng U Ieong

    This book outlines the major social and political changes in the city of Macau during its first 20 years under the “One Country, Two Systems” arrangement with Mainland China. Despite the longstanding image of Macau as Asia’s Las Vegas, it is a city that has changed a great deal since its return to…

    Hardback – 2020-07-17 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary China Series

  • Urban Ethics: Conflicts Over the Good and Proper Life in Cities book cover

    Urban Ethics

    Conflicts Over the Good and Proper Life in Cities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Moritz Ege, Johannes Moser

    This book delves into the ethical dimension of urban life: how should one live in the city? What constitutes a ‘good’ life under urban condition? Whose gets to live a ‘good’ life, and whose ideas of morality, propriety and ‘good’ prevail? What is the connection between the ‘good’ and the ‘just’ in…

    Hardback – 2020-09-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Urbanism and the City

  • Planning and Managing Smaller Events: Downsizing the Urban Spectacle book cover

    Planning and Managing Smaller Events

    Downsizing the Urban Spectacle, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stefano Di Vita, Mark Wilson

    Planning and Managing Smaller Events: Downsizing the Urban Spectacle explores the role of smaller scale events in contributing to the renewal and development of urban societies. This book adopts a case study approach to examine a diverse range of events taking place in towns and cities in Europe,…

    Hardback – 2020-09-21 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Urbanism and the City

  • Evictions in the UK: Power, Housing, and Politics book cover

    Evictions in the UK

    Power, Housing, and Politics, 1st Edition

    By Joe Crawford

    Evictions in the UK examines the relationships between tenants, landlords, housing providers and government agencies and the tensions and conflicts that characterise these relations. The book shows how power dynamics are being reconfigured in the post-welfare context of the first quarter of the…

    Paperback – 2020-10-01 
    Routledge
    Explorations in Housing Studies

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