Taylor & Francis India: Urban Sociology - Urban Studies

  • Policing Nightlife: Security, Transgression and Urban Order book cover

    Policing Nightlife

    Security, Transgression and Urban Order, 1st Edition

    By Phillip Wadds

    Nightlife is a place of both real and imagined risk, a ‘frontier’ (Melbin 1978) where apparent freedom and transgression are closely linked, and where regulation of leisure and collective intoxication has been diffused throughout an expanding network of state and private actors. This book explores…

    Hardback – 2020-06-22 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Crime, Security and Justice

  • Moving Difference: Brazilians in London book cover

    Moving Difference

    Brazilians in London, 1st Edition

    By Angelo Martins Junior

    Moving Difference demonstrates how differences between migrants who share the same nationality travel with them and can impact on every aspect of their ‘mobile lives’. Analysing the lived experiences and narratives of Brazilians in London, it adds an in-depth ethnographic understanding of the…

    Hardback – 2020-06-22 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Ethnography

  • 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 – 2020-06-11 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary China Series

  • Transforming Cities: Contested Governance and New Spatial Divisions book cover

    Transforming Cities

    Contested Governance and New Spatial Divisions, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nick Jewson, Susanne Macgregor

    Transforming Cities examines the profound changes that have characterised cities of the advanced capitalist societies in the final decades of the twentieth century. It analyses ways in which relationships of contest, conflict and co-operation are realised in and through the social and spatial forms…

    Paperback – 2020-05-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: British Sociological Association

  • Sociology and Development book cover

    Sociology and Development

    1st Edition

    By Emanuel de Kadt, Gavin Williams

    Originally published in 1974 Sociology and Development are a selection papers from the British Sociological Association’s conference on development. The book combines both theoretical discussion and empirical material drawn from both urban and rural areas in Africa, Latin America, China, the USSR…

    Paperback – 2020-05-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: British Sociological Association

  • Seoul, Korea's Global City: A New Urbanism for Upward Mobility book cover

    Seoul, Korea's Global City

    A New Urbanism for Upward Mobility, 1st Edition

    By Kyoung-Ho Shin, Michael Timberlake

    Seoul, as one of Asia’s rising global cities, has been a place where enormous changes in politics, industry, and culture have taken place over the last five decades. This book explores the new urbanism in Seoul from the perspective of global political economy, focusing on the contexts in which the…

    Hardback – 2020-05-29 
    Routledge

  • The Social Context of Technological Experiences: Three Studies from India book cover

    The Social Context of Technological Experiences

    Three Studies from India, 1st Edition

    By Anant Kamath

    This book demonstrates how technology and society shape one another and that there are intrinsic connections between technological experiences and social relationships. It employs an array of theoretical concepts and methodological tools to examine the technology–society nexus among three urban…

    Hardback – 2020-05-25 
    Routledge India
    Science and Technology Studies

  • Youth Culture and Identity in Northern Thailand: Fitting In and Sticking Out book cover

    Youth Culture and Identity in Northern Thailand

    Fitting In and Sticking Out, 1st Edition

    By Anjalee Cohen

    Youth Culture and Identity in Northern Thailand examines how young people in urban Chiang Mai construct an identity at the intersection of global capitalism, state ideologies and local culture. Drawing on over 15 years of ethnographic research, the book explores the impact of rapid urbanisation…

    Hardback – 2020-05-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Anthropology

  • Deeper City: Collective Intelligence and the Pathways from Smart to Wise book cover

    Deeper City

    Collective Intelligence and the Pathways from Smart to Wise, 1st Edition

    By Joe Ravetz

    Deeper City is the first major application of new thinking on ‘deeper complexity’, applied to grand challenges such as runaway urbanization, climate change, and rising inequality. The author provides a new framework for the collective intelligence – the capacity for learning and synergy – in…

    Paperback – 2020-05-06 
    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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