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

  • 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 
    Routledge

  • 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 – 2020-06-25 
    Routledge

  • Geographies of the Internet book cover

    Geographies of the Internet

    1st Edition

    Edited by Barney Warf

    This book offers a comprehensive overview of recent research on the internet, emphasizing its spatial dimensions, geospatial applications, and the numerous social and geographic implications such as the digital divide and the mobile internet. Written by leading scholars in the field, the book…

    Hardback – 2020-06-19 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Human Geography

  • Handbook of Urban Mobilities book cover

    Handbook of Urban Mobilities

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ole B. Jensen, Claus Lassen, Vincent Kaufmann, Malene Freudendal-Pedersen, Ida Sofie Gøtzsche Lange

    This book offers the reader a comprehensive understanding and the multitude of methods utilized in the research of urban mobilities with cities and ‘the urban’ as its pivotal axis. It covers theories and concepts for scholars and researchers to understand, observe, and analyze the world of urban…

    Hardback – 2020-06-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • 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 
    Routledge

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • Law and the New Urban Agenda: A Comparative Perspective book cover

    Law and the New Urban Agenda

    A Comparative Perspective, 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

  • 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 – 2020-04-29 
    Routledge
    Routledge Pacific Rim Geographies

  • 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 – 2020-04-27 
    Routledge

  • 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 – 2020-04-15 
    Routledge

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