Taylor & Francis India: Cities & Infrastructure (Urban Studies)

  • Dilemmas of Sustainable Urban Development: A View from Practice book cover

    Dilemmas of Sustainable Urban Development

    A View from Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jonathan Metzger, Jenny Lindblad

    Dilemmas of Sustainable Urban Development offers valuable insights into a difficult line of work whose practice inevitably requires a confrontation with fundamental conflicts between divergent goals, and therefore also demands difficult choices and compromises. With contributions from leading…

    Paperback – 2020-07-21 

  • Psychological Perspectives on Walking: Interventions for Achieving Change book cover

    Psychological Perspectives on Walking

    Interventions for Achieving Change, 1st Edition

    By Matúš Šucha, Ralf Risser

    Psychological Perspectives on Walking provides a comprehensive overview of the benefits of walking and shows how we can encourage people to walk more based on psychological principles. It examines how walking significantly improves health, positively impacts the environment, contributes to…

    Paperback – 2020-07-13 

  • Estate Regeneration: Learning from the Past, Housing Communities of the Future book cover

    Estate Regeneration

    Learning from the Past, Housing Communities of the Future, 1st Edition

    By Brendan Kilpatrick, Manisha Patel

    One hundred years ago, the Addison Act created the circumstances for the large scale construction of municipal housing in the UK. This would lead to the most prolific phases of housing estate building the country has ever seen. The legacy of this historic period has been tackled for the last…

    Paperback – 2020-07-01 

  • European Transport: Problems and Policies book cover

    European Transport

    Problems and Policies, 1st Edition

    By Theo Kiriazids

    First published in 1994, this volume responds to a key debate in the European Community, extant since the signing of the Single European Act (SEA) in 1986, in exploring the role of transportation in the creation of a Common Market with free movement of goods, people, capital and services. Critical…

    Paperback – 2020-06-30 
    Routledge Revivals

  • Transit Crime and Sexual Violence in Cities: International Evidence and Prevention book cover

    Transit Crime and Sexual Violence in Cities

    International Evidence and Prevention, 1st Edition

    Edited by Vania Ceccato, Anastasia Loukaitou-Sideris

    How cities are planned and designed has a major impact on individuals’ mobility and safety. If individuals feel unsafe in public transportation or on the way to it, they may avoid certain routes or particular times of the day. This is problematic, since research has also found that, in some cities,…

    Paperback – 2020-06-08 

  • Urban Watersheds: Geology, Contamination, Environmental Regulations, and Sustainability, Second Edition book cover

    Urban Watersheds

    Geology, Contamination, Environmental Regulations, and Sustainability, Second Edition, 2nd Edition

    By Daniel T. Rogers

    Understanding that the natural world beneath our feet is the point at which civilization meets the natural world is critical to the success of restoration and prevention efforts to reduce contaminant impacts and improve the global environment because of one simple fact – contaminants do not respect…

    Hardback – 2020-06-05 
    CRC Press

  • 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 

  • Nature-Based Solutions to 21st Century Challenges book cover

    Nature-Based Solutions to 21st Century Challenges

    1st Edition

    By Robert C. Brears

    This book provides a systematic review of nature-based solutions and their potential to address current environmental challenges. In the 21st century, society is faced by rapid urbanisation and population growth, degradation and loss of natural capital and associated ecosystem services, an…

    Paperback – 2020-04-13 

  • Advanced Quantitative Research Methods for Urban Planners book cover

    Advanced Quantitative Research Methods for Urban Planners

    1st Edition

    Edited by Reid Ewing, Keunhyun Park

    Advanced Quantitative Research Methods for Urban Planners provides fundamental knowledge and hands-on techniques about research, such as research topics and key journals in the planning field, advice for technical writing, and advanced quantitative methodologies. This book aims to provide the…

    Paperback – 2020-04-01

  • Urban Growth Patterns in India: Spatial Analysis for Sustainable Development book cover

    Urban Growth Patterns in India

    Spatial Analysis for Sustainable Development, 1st Edition

    Edited by Bharath H Aithal, T.V. Ramachandra

    This book uses spatio-temporal analysis to understand urbanisation in Indian cities and explain the concept and impact of global greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. It creates a GHG footprint for Indian cities and engages in a discussion about the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and…

    Hardback – 2020-03-17
    CRC Press

  • Healthy Urban Environments: More-than-Human Theories book cover

    Healthy Urban Environments

    More-than-Human Theories, 1st Edition

    By Cecily Maller

    Set in the ‘human–environment’ interaction space, this book applies new theoretical and practical insights to understanding what makes healthy urban environments. It stems from recognition that the world is rapidly urbanising and the international concern with how to create healthy settings and…

    Paperback – 2020-03-04

  • Driverless Cars, Urban Parking and Land Use book cover

    Driverless Cars, Urban Parking and Land Use

    1st Edition

    By Robert A. Simons

    The subject of driverless and even ownerless cars has the potential to be the most disruptive technology for real estate, land use, and parking since the invention of the elevator. This book includes new research and economic analysis, plus a thorough review of the current literature to pose and…

    Paperback – 2020-02-20

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